Remembrance Sunday 2023

Liverpool City Region Events

On Sunday 12th November 2023 a number of Remembrance Day events will take place across the Liverpool City Region. Diversions to bus services will be in place as below.

Bootle

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On Sunday 12th November 2023, from 0900 until 1201 Stanley Road, Bootle will be closed in both directions from the junction of Balliol Road to the junction of Wadham Road, Exeter, Keble and Hertford Roads will also be closed at their junctions with Stanley Road, this is to ensure silence and the safety of the public during the Remembrance service at Kings Gardens adjacent to Stanley Road.

The closure is expected to be in place for 3 hours.

Diversions: 

Services 47, 52/52A, 53, 55, 300 and X2

  • From Liverpool as normal to Kirkdale, Stanley Road, at Melrose Road turn right (do not continue via Stanley Road) then via Melrose Road, to left Westminster Road, then via Hawthorne Road, to left Balliol Road, to right Stanley Road and resume normal route to Destination Point. Omits a section of Stanley Road.
  • From Commencement Point as normal to Bootle, Stanley Road, at Balliol Road turn left (do not continue via Stanley Road) then via Balliol Road, to right Hawthorne Road, then via Westminster Road, to right Melrose Road, to leftStanley Road and resume normal route to Liverpool. Omits a section of Stanley Road.

Service 54

  • From Liverpool as normal to Kirkdale, Commercial Road, at Stanley Road (do not turn left via Stanley Road, but) continue via Melrose Road, to left Westminster Road,  then via Hawthorne Road, to left Balliol Road, to right Stanley Road and resume normal route to Thornton, Runnells Lane.Omits a section of Stanley Road.
  • From Thornton, Runnells Lane as normal to Bootle, Stanley Road at Balliol Road turn left (do not continue via Stanley Road) then via Balliol Road, to right Hawthorne Road, then via Westminster Road, to right Melrose Road, then via Commercial Road and resume normal route to Liverpool. Omits a section of Stanley Road.

Hale

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On Sunday 12th November 2023 from 1000 until 1200 service 82A will be diverted as below.

Service 82A 1030 until 1130

  • From Liverpool as normal route to Hale, Left Rambsrook Lane, at junction, Right Higher Road, becomes Halebank Road, Left Hale Road to normal route. Omits part of Hale/Halebank.
  • From Runcorn as normal route to Halebank, Right, Halebank Road, becomes Higher Road, left, Ramsbrook Lane, to junction, Right, Hale Road to normal route. Omits part of Hale/Halebank.

Liverpool City Centre

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On Sunday 12th November 2023 The City of Liverpool Ceremony and Service, will take place at St George’s Plateau. To facilitate the safe delivery of the event it is necessary to close a number of roads around St George’s Plateau as following:

  • William Brown Street
  • Lime Street
  • St John’s Lane
  • Queen Square Bus Station
  • Commutation Row

Road closures of London Road, Lime Street, St George’s Place and St John’s Lane will be put in place, from 0930 until approximately 1200 

William Brown Street road closure will be put in place, from 0700 until approximately 1300.

Diversions 

In summary:

  • London Road services will operate via Byrom Street and Hunter Street in both directions. Outbound they will NOT serve Queen Square Bus Station and will instead pick up from temporary stops sited on Victoria Street – located outside the multi-storey car park. 
  • Services 47, 53, 300, 310, 345 and X2 will operate from Sir Thomas Street (SA and SB). 

London Road Services 

Service 10, 10B, 12/13, 15, 61, 76, 78 and 79C

  • Inbound as normal to Liverpool, London Road, then right onto Norton Street, left onto Hunter Street, left onto Byrom Street, Old Haymarket continue onto Whitechapel to alight, then terminate. Omits part of London Road, Lime Street St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station,
  • Commence journey on Victoria Street (Temporary stop A), cross the Old Haymarket Roundabout, Byrom Street, right onto Hunter Street, right onto Norton Street, left onto London Road, then resume normal route to destination. Omits Queen Square Bus Station, St Johns Lane, Lime Street and part of London Road. 

Service 10A and 18

  • Inbound as normal to Liverpool, London Road, then right onto Norton Street, left onto Hunter Street, left onto Byrom Street, Old Haymarket continue onto Whitechapel to alight, right onto Crosshall Street then resume normal route to Liverpool One. Omits part of London Road, Lime Street, St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station. 
  • Outbound from Liverpool One as normal to Liverpool, Victoria Street at the junction of Sir Thomas Street, continue on Victoria Street (pick up at temporary stop A), cross the Old Haymarket Roundabout, Byrom Street, right onto Hunter Street, right onto Norton Street, left onto London Road, then resume normal route to destination.  Omits Sir Thomas Street, Whitechapel, Queen Square Bus Station, St Johns Lane, Lime Street and part of London Road.  

Service 14 and 14A

  • Inbound as normal to Liverpool, London Road, then right onto Norton Street, left onto Hunter Street, left onto Byrom Street, Old Haymarket continue onto Whitechapel to alight, then terminate. Omits part of London Road, Lime Street, St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station.
  • Commence journey on Victoria Street (Temporary stop B), cross the Old Haymarket Roundabout, Byrom Street, right onto Hunter Street, right onto Norton Street, left onto London Road, then resume normal route to destination. Omits Queen Square Bus Station, St Johns Lane, Lime Street and part of London Road. 

Service 53 

  • Inbound as normal to Liverpool, St Anne Street, then right onto Hunter Street, left onto Byrom Street, Old Haymarket, Whitechapel to alight and terminate. Omits Norton Street, London Road, Lime Street, St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station.
  • Outbound from Sir Thomas Street (SB), left onto Whitechapel, left onto Crosshall Street then resume normal route to destination. Omits Queen Square Bus Station. 

Scotland Road Services 

Services 47, 300, 310 and X2

  • Inbound as normal to Old Haymarket, continue onto Whitechapel to alight and terminate. Omits St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station. 
  • Outbound from Sir Thomas Street (SA), left onto Whitechapel, left onto Crosshall Street then resume normal route to destination. Omits Queen Square Bus Station. 

Services 52, 52A, 55

  • Inbound as normal to Old Haymarket, continue onto Whitechapel to alight and terminate. Omits St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station. 
  • Outbound as normal. 

Service 345

  • Inbound as normal to Liverpool, St Anne Street, then right onto Hunter Street, left onto Byrom Street, Old Haymarket, Whitechapel to alight and terminate. Omits St Johns Lane and Queen Square Bus Station. 
  • Outbound from Sir Thomas Street (SB), left onto Whitechapel, left onto Crosshall Street then resume normal route to destination. Omits Queen Square Bus Station. 

Vauxhall Road Services 

Service 54, 56, 58A

  • Inbound as normal 
  • Outbound as normal 

Alternative Stops 

  • Queen Square services (Stands 1-8) should observe temp stops A or B on Victoria Street outside the multi-storey car park.
  • Queen Square services (Stands 10 & 11) should use Sir Thomas Street.

The nearest or alternative stops to Queen Square are listed in the table below

ServiceStop
10/10A/10BVictoria Street temp Stop A
12/13Victoria Street temp Stop A
14/14AVictoria Street temp Stop B
15Victoria Street temp Stop A
17Victoria Street temp Stop B
18Victoria Street temp Stop A
19Victoria Street temp Stop B
20Victoria Street temp Stop B
21Victoria Street temp Stop B
47Sir Thomas Street (SA)
53Sir Thomas Street (SB)
61Victoria Street temp Stop A
76Victoria Street temp Stop A
78Victoria Street temp Stop A
79CVictoria Street temp Stop A
300Sir Thomas Street (SA)
310Sir Thomas Street (SA)
345Sir Thomas Street (SB)
X2Sir Thomas Street (SA)

 

Rainhill

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On Sunday 12th November 2023 from 1000 until 1200 The following roads will be closed in Rainhill. 

For Bus Services The only closure will be Warrington Road (A57) which will be closed from the junction of View Road and to the junction of Ashfield 

Other closures in Rainhill are View Road which will be closed from the junction of Warrington Road to the junction of Craven Road and St James Road which will be closed from the junction of Warrington Road to the junction of The Meadows 

All closures are in both directions. 

All the above closures are to ensure the safety of the general public during the Remembrance Service on Warrington Road and the surrounding roads.

Service 61 until 1200 

  • From Liverpool as normal route to Rainhill, Warrington Road, turn Right, Old Lane, to mini-island, first exit, straight over, Old Lane becomes Mill Lane, to the junction, Right Warrington Road to normal route. This means we can still serve the Norlands Lane bus stop (Timing Point)
  • Via reverse going to Liverpool.

St Helens

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Service 10 / 10A 

  • From St Helens Bus Station via Bickerstaffe Street, right onto Library Street, right onto Corporation Street, right onto Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, left onto Westfield Street then resuming normal routes to Liverpool.  Omits part of Bickerstaffe Street, Cotham Street, Ormskirk Street and Bridge Street.
  • From Liverpool as normal routes to Westfield Street, then left onto Baldwin Street, right onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Cotham Street and part of Bickerstaffe Street. 

Service 12 is unaffected. 

Service 17 

  • From Chain Lane as normal to Baldwin Street, Ormskirk Road, right on to Bridge Street, left on to Chalon Way, left on to Church Street, right on to Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station, then via Hall Street, left onto Church Street, left on to Parr Street and resume normal route to Widnes.  Omits:  Cotham Street, Victoria Square, Claughton Street and Corporation Street.
  • From Widnes as normal to Hall Street, St Helens Bus Station, then via Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, right onto Westfield Street, left onto Baldwin Street and then resuming normal route to Chain Lane. Omits: Victoria Square and Cotham Street

Service 29 is unaffected. 

Service 31 is unaffected. 

Service 32/32A 

  • From Clinkham Wood as normal route to St. Helens, Baldwin Street, then continue onto Ormskirk Street, right onto Bridge Street, left onto Chalon Way, left onto Church Street, right onto Hall Street, left onto Bickerstaffe Street, right Library Street, right Corporation Street, right Hall Street, right to St Helens Bus Station, then right onto Bickerstaffe Street, right Library Street, right Corporation Street, right Hall Street, left onto Church Street, across onto Parr Street then resuming normal route to Sutton Manor/Clock Face. Omits Cotham Street and a section of Bickerstaffe Street then a section of Bickerstaffe Street and Cotham Street.
  • From Sutton Manor/Clock Face as normal route to St Helens Hall Street, left onto Bickerstaffe Street, right Library Street, right Corporation Street, right Hall Street, left Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, right onto Westfield Street, left onto Baldwin Street and then resuming normal route to Clinkham Wood.  Omits part of Bickerstaffe Street and Cotham Street.

Service 33 

  • From St Helens Bus Station, right onto Bickerstaffe Street right onto Library Street, Corporation Street, Parr Street, left Atlas Street, Standish Street, left College Street, Baldwin Street, Ormskirk Street, Bridge Street then as normal route to Sutton Heath. Omits Cotham Street and Claughton Street.
  • From Sutton Heath as normal route to Westfield Street, then left onto Baldwin Street, right onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Cotham Street and part of Bickerstaffe Street.

Services 34/34A are unaffected. 

Service 35/35A 

  • From St Helens Bus Station via Bickerstaffe Street, right onto Library Street, right onto Corporation Street, right onto Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, left onto Westfield Street then resuming normal route to Eccleston, Gillars Green.  Omits part of Bickerstaffe Street, Cotham Street, Ormskirk Street and Bridge Street.
  • From Gillars Green as normal route to Westfield Street, then left onto Baldwin Street, right onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Cotham Street and part of Bickerstaffe Street.

Service 38A 

  • From St Helens Bus Station via Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, right onto Westfield Street, left onto Baldwin Street then as normal route to Rainford. Omits Cotham Street.
  • From Rainford as normal route to St Helens, Duke Street, then left onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Baldwin Street & Cotham Street.

Service 39 is unaffected. 

Service 60 

  • From St Helens Bus Station via Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, right onto Westfield Street, left onto Baldwin Street then as normal route to Hard Lane. Omits Cotham Street.
  • From Hard Lane as normal route to Kirkland Street, then across onto Linkway West, left onto Chalon Way, Chalon Way East, left onto Church Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Westfield Street & Cotham Street.

Service 89 

  • From St Helens Bus Station via Bickerstaffe Street, right onto Library Street, right onto Corporation Street, right onto Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, left onto Westfield Street then resuming normal route to Speke.  Omits part of Bickerstaffe Street, Cotham Street, Ormskirk Street, & Bridge Street.
  • From Speke as normal route to St. Helens, Westfield Street, then left onto Baldwin Street, right onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Cotham Street and part of Bickerstaffe Street. 

Service 156 is unaffected. 

Service 320 is unaffected. 

Service 329 is unaffected. 

Service 352 

  • From St Helens Bus Station, then via Hall Street, left onto Church Street, right onto Chalon Way, right onto Linkway West, right onto Westfield Street, left onto Baldwin Street and then resuming normal route to Wigan.  Omits part of Bickerstaffe Street & Cotham Street.
  • From Wigan as normal route to College Street, then left onto College Street, right onto Standish Street, right onto Hall Street to St Helens Bus Station. Omits Baldwin Street & Cotham Street.

Southport

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On Sunday 12th November 2023 from 1000 until 1201. Lord Street will be closed from the junction of Hill Street to the junction of Eastbank Street.   London Street, will be closed from the junction of Lord Street to the junction of Hoghton Street and Nevill Street will be closed from the junction of Lord Street to the junction of Stanley Street. to ensure the safety of the public during the service at The Monument in London Square.

The closure is expected to be in place for 2 hours.

Diversions: 1000 – 1200 

Service 2 

  • From Preston as normal route to Southport, Albert Road, then right onto Leicester Street, left onto Promenade, right onto Esplanade, left onto Victoria Way, left onto Duke Street, left onto Lord Street terminating at Southport, Lord Street, Ribble Buildings. Omits part of Lord Street.
  • From Southport, Lord Street, Ribble Buildings, as normal via Lord Street but only to Kingsway, then left onto Kingsway, right onto Promenade, right onto Leicester Street, left onto Albert Road and resume normal route to Preston.Omits part of Lord Street. 

Service X2 

  • From Preston as normal route to Southport, Albert Road, then right onto Leicester Street, left onto Promenade, right onto Esplanade, left onto Victoria Way, left onto Duke Street, right onto Lord Street West and resume normal route to Liverpool. Omits Lord Street.
  • From Liverpool as normal route to Southport, Lord Street, Ribble Buildings as normal via Lord Street but only to Kingsway, then left onto Kingsway, right onto Promenade, right onto Leicester Street, left onto Albert Road then resume normal route to Preston. Omits Lord Street.

Service 44 

  • From Crossens as normal to Southport, Hoghton Street, then left onto London Street, Derby Road, right onto Sussex Road, right onto St Luke’s Road, Ash Street, left onto Forest Road, then resume normal route to Formby. Omits Lord Street, Eastbank Street and Virginia Street. 
  • From Formby as normal to Forest Road, then right onto Rose Hill, St Luke’s Road, left onto Sussex Road, left onto Derby Road, London Street, right onto Hoghton Street, then resume normal route to Crossens.Omits Virginia Street, Eastbank Street and Lord Street.

Service 46 

  • From Southport, Russell Road as normal to London Street, then right onto Hoghton Street, right onto Church Street, Sussex Road, right onto St Luke’s Road, Ash Street, right onto Virginia Street, across onto St James Street then resume normal route to Birkdale, Carr Lane. Omits Lord Street and Eastbank Street. 
  • From Birkdale, Carr Lane as normal route to St James Street, then across onto Virginia Street, left onto Ash Street, St Luke’s Road, left onto Sussex Road, Church Street, left onto Hoghton Street, left onto London Street, then resume normal route to Southport, Russell Road. Omits Eastbank Street and Lord Street.

Service 47 

  • From Crossens as normal route to Southport, Albert Road, then right onto Leicester Street, left onto Promenade, right onto Esplanade, left onto Victoria Way, left onto Duke Street, right onto Lord Street West then resuming normal route to Liverpool. Omits Lord Street.
  • From Liverpool as normal route to Southport, Lord Street, Ribble Buildings as normal via Lord Street but only to Kingsway, then left onto Kingsway, right onto Promenade, right onto Leicester Street, left onto Albert Road then resume normal route to Crossens. Omits Lord Street.

  
Service 49 

  • From Crossens as normal route to Southport, Manchester Road then continue across onto Leicester Street, left onto Promenade, right onto Esplanade, left onto Victoria Way, left onto Duke Street, right onto Lord Street West then resume normal route to Woodvale. Omits Lord Street.
  • From Woodvale as normal route to Southport, Lord Street, Ribble Buildings as normal via Lord Street but only to Kingsway, then turn left onto Kingsway, right onto Promenade, right onto Leicester Street, across onto Manchester Road then resuming normal route to Crossens. Omits Lord Street.

Service 300 

  • From Liverpool as normal route to Southport, Eastbank Street, then left onto Lord Street, terminating at Southport, Lord Street, Eastbank Street (BE). Omits a section of Lord Street. 
  • From Southport, commencing from Eastbank Street National Express Stop then via Eastbank Street and as normal route to Liverpool. 

West Derby Village

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On Sunday 12th November 2023 from 1000 to 1400 As Determined By Merseyside Police. West Derby Village; Town Row; Almonds Green; and Mill Lane in West Derby will be closed to accommodate a service of remembrance at West Derby Cenotaph. 

The closure is expected to be in place for up to 4 Hours.

Diversions: 

Services 12 / 13 

  • From Liverpool City Centre as normal to Mill Lane, then continue along Barnfield Drive and across onto Melwood Drive to resume normal route. Service omits West Derby Village.
  • From Stockbridge Village as normal to Melwood Drive, then continue across onto Barnfield Drive, Mill Lane, and then resume normal route. 

Service 61 

  • From Bootle Bus Station as normal to Lorenzo Drive, then right onto Muirhead Avenue, left onto Queens Drive, left onto Mill Lane, Barnfield Drive, right onto Town Row to resume normal route. Omits Almonds Green & West Derby Village.
  • From Aigburth as normal to Town Row, then right onto Barnfield Drive, Mill Lane, right onto Queens Drive, right onto Muirhead Avenue, left onto Lorenzo Drive to resume normal route. Omits West Derby Village & Almonds Green.  

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