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Service Disruption in Leicester due to the Caribbean Carnival on Saturday 5 August

Start Date: 05/08/2017


Location: Leicester

This year’s Caribbean Carnival takes place this Saturday, as normal there will be diversions on many routes coming into and out of the City Centre. There will be Arriva staff in both bus stations and at various locations around the City Centre to advise passengers. We will be making updates during the disruption via our facebook and twitter pages.

Where: Leicester City Centre for Caribbean Carnival

When: Saturday 5th August 2017

Between: 12:20 and approx. 16:15

Services: 31, 31A, 44, 44A, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52

There will be Arriva staff in both bus stations and at various locations around the City Centre to advise passengers. We will be making updates during the disruption via our facebook and twitter pages.

Services 31/31A: From 12:25 until approx. 16:15

Towards City Centre: London Rd, Victoria Park Road, Welford Road, Almond Rd, Aylestone Rd, Infirmary Rd, Oxford Street, Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Burleys Way, RIGHT Abbey St, Charles St to Haymarket Bus Station

Towards Oadby: Charles St, Belgrave Gate, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St, Welford Road, Victoria Park Road, London Rd to normal route

 

Service 44/44a: From 12:20 until approx. 16:15

Towards City Centre: Normal to Queens Road, Victoria Park Road, Welford Road, Almond Rd, Aylestone Rd, Infirmary Rd, Oxford Street, Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Burleys Way, Abbey St, Charles St to Haymarket Bus Station

Towards Wigston/South Wigston: Charles St, Belgrave Gate, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St, Welford Road, Victoria Park Road, Queen Rd to normal route

 

Service 47

Towards City Centre: - From 12:20 until approx. 16:15

Normal route to Welford Road/University Rd then Welford Rd, Almond Rd, Aylestone Rd, Infirmary Rd, Oxford Street, Southgates Underpass, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Abbey St, Charles St, Haymarket Bus Station.

Towards South Wigston: - From 13:25 to approx. 15:45.

Charles St, Belgrave Gate, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St, Welford Rd then normal route.

 

Service 48

Towards City Centre: - From 13:25 to approx. 16:15.

Normal route to Oxford Street then Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Abbey St, Charles St, Haymarket Bus Station.

Towards Wigston Magna: - From 12:30 to approx. 16:15.

Charles St, Belgrave Gate, LEFT Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St, Welford Rd to resume normal route from after University Rd.

 

Service 49 - From 13:25 to approx. 15:45

Towards Leicester: Normal route to Oxford Street then Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Abbey St, Charles St, Haymarket Bus Station.

Towards Wigston Magna: Charles St, Belgrave Gate, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St to normal route from Welford Rd.

 

Services 50, 51 - From 14:00 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Buses will terminate at St Margarets Bus Station.

Towards Narborough Rd: St Margarets Bus Station Stand SL, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Church Gate, St Peters Ln to normal route.

 

Services 52 - From 14:00 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Normal route.

Towards Thorpe Astley: St Margarets Bus Station, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Church Gate, St Peters Ln to normal route.

 

Service 53 from 13:30 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Normal route to Humberstone Rd/Humberstone Gate Wharf St South, Fleet St, Lee Circle, St James to the first Temporary Bus Stop

Towards Thurnby Lodge: St James St, Humberstone Gate to normal route.

 

Service 55/56 from 13:30 to approx. 15:00 

Towards City Centre: Normal route to Humberstone Rd/Humberstone Gate RIGHT Wharf St South, Fleet St, Lee Circle, St James, Humberstone Gate to normal stand

Towards Scraptoft: Normal route.

 

Service 58/58A from 13:30 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Normal route to Humberstone Rd/Humberstone Gate, Wharf St South, Fleet St, terminating on Lee Circle just before Eldon St.

Towards Hamilton: Buses depart from Humberstone Gate to Stand DD then normal route.

 

Services 84, 85, X84 - From 13:25 to approx. 15:45

Towards Leicester: Normal route to Oxford Street then Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Church Gate, Gravel St to St Margarets Bus Station.

Towards Cosby/Blaby/Lutterworth: From St Margarets, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke Street, Welford Rd then normal route.

 

Services 86, 87 - From 13:25 to approx. 15:45

Towards City Centre: Normal to Oxford St then via Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Church Gate and Gravel St to St Margarets Bus Station Stand SB

Towards Eyres Monsell: St Margarets Bus Station Stand SB, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke St, Welford Rd then normal route.

 

Service 104 from 14:00 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Buses will terminate in Margarets Bus Station

Towards Fosse Park: St Margarets Bus Station Stand ST , Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Church Gate, St Peters Ln to normal route.

 

Services 153, 158 from 14:00 to approx. 15:00

Towards City Centre: Normal route

Towards A47 Hinckley Road: From St Margarets, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Church Gate, St Peters Ln to normal route.

 

Service X3: 12:25 to 16:15

Towards Leicester: Normal route to Victoria Park Rd junction then Victoria Park Rd, Welford Road, Almond Rd, Aylestone Rd, Infirmary Rd, Oxford St, Southgates Underpass, Vaughan Way, Church Gate, Gravel St to St Margarets Bus Station.

Towards Market Harborough: From St Margarets, Gravel St, Abbey St, Burleys Way, Vaughan Way, Southgates Underpass, Newarke Street, Welford Road, Victoria Park Rd, London Rd to then normal route.

Services affected

31, 31A, 31E
44, 44A
47, 47A, 48, 48A
49
50, 51

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