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Welford Road, Leicester Closure

From 6am Saturday 17th to 6pm Sunday 18th October

Welford Road will be closed between the junctions of Chapel Lane and Aberdale/Overdale Road in both directions from 6am Saturday 17th until 6pm Sunday 18th October 2020.

This is for Leicester City Council carriageway resurfacing and associated works.

Services 47/47A, 48/48A and 49 towards Leicester City Centre will divert from Welford Road via Overdale Road, Meadvale Road, Carrisbrooke Road, Knighton Road, Chapel Lane to Welford Road and then return to the normal route.

The diversion will be reversed towards Wigston Magna and South Wigston.

Your nearest bus stops during this time can be found at Welford Road (before Chapel Lane, for Wigston and after Knighton Lane East for the City) Welford Road (after Overdale Road for Wigston and before Aberdale Road for the City).

Please see below a map of the diversion:

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