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Welford Rd, Leicester closure between Chapel Ln & Overdale Rd from 13-28 August

Start Date: 13/08/2017

Location: Welford Road, Leicester

The above road will be closed to allow a speed reduction scheme to be undertaken between Chapel Ln and Overdale Rd. The scheme consists on installing central refuges and crossing points and multiple locations.

Where: Welford Rd, Leicester between Chapel Ln & Overdale Rd (towards Wigston Magna)
From: 17:00 Sunday 13th August 2017
Until: 18:00 Monday 28th August 2017
Services: 48, 49

During the above times all journeys towards Wigston Magna will be diverted as follows:
Normal route to Welford Rd/Chapel Ln junction then Chapel Ln, Knighton Rd, Carisbrooke Rd, Meadvale Rd, Overdale Rd, Welford Rd to normal route.

A temporary bus stop will be in the layby just before the Chapel Ln junction.

We will not serve bus stops on the diversion route as these roads already have existing services and will allow buses to keep as close to scheduled times as possible and minimize disruption for these services.

Journeys towards City Centre will not be diverted but may be delayed. This may also cause knock on delays to Services 44, 44A, 47.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Services affected

47, 47A, 48, 48A

Any further questions

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