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14 July 2019

Social Media Week 6 July

The last week on social media and elsewhere from the local operators and others that you might have missed for the week just gone 8-14th June

Saturday 6 July

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Due to an RTC on Durnford Street, service #pcb34 has been diverted via Union Street and will be unable to serve Royal William Yard until further notice. We will update when normal service resumes, thank you for your patience.
  • Service 11A due to depart @ 1215 Padstow - Bodmin parkway is currently running 30 minutes late sorry for the delay
  • Service 79 Can not serve Harrowbarrow due to badly parked cars blocking the road Sorry for any inconvenience caused

First Kernow:

  • Due to an accident, buses are unable to serve West Street in Penryn. The U2 14:30 Falmouth to Redruth is not running as a result. The service is being picked up on the return journey 15:16 Redruth to Falmouth

Stagecoach:

  • Why not take a trip on our new open top bus service 222. Stunning coastal views between Dawlish Warren and Teignmouth as well as the Teignmouth Airshow this weekend.
  • The 1409 from Appledore will not be running due to mechanical issue with the bus. we apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Bus & Train User


Sunday 7 July

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Due to badly parked cars we are unable to service Hannafore point ,Looe sorry for any inconvenience caused

First Kernow:

  • Due to a RTC on Higher Tower Road, Newquay we have 2 buses currently stuck close to the scene. One of these buses is the 1045 Service A5 from Newquay to Padstow which we have unfortunately had to cancel. We are sorry about these events which are outside our control.

Megabus:

  • The 10:30 M36 service from Plymouth to Newcastle is currently delayed due to a road traffic accident. Updates to follow.


Monday 8 July

First Kernow

  • Camborne-46 cannot serve frogpool as blocked by BT

Stagecoach SW:

  • Due to a incident on the Georgerham road our service 21's will not be able to operate there for the immediate future. Sorry for the inconvenience. Barnstaple The incident that was causing issues at Georgeham has now passed and normal route is now back under way, sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Megabus:

Falcon:

  • Delay's this afternoon along the M5 due to a ongoing incident between junctions J21 And J22, Delay's are currently between 45 - 60 Mins.

Tamar Coaches:

Plymouth Live


Tuesday 9 July

Stagecoach SW:

  • Barnstaple #Bude 0630 319 from Bude will be operating 30 minutes late due to a breakdown, sorry for any inconvenience.
  • Due to traffic issues the 1040 21A service from the bus station to Bideford will not operate. Service will commence from Bideford at 1115 onwards to Appledore, sorry for any inconvenience. Barnstaple Due to traffic issues the 1145 21 service to Barnstaple from Bideford will not operate, sorry for any inconvenience.
  • Due operational difficulties the 1355 85 Barnstaple to Holsworthy will be 20 mins late. Sorry for any inconvenience

First Kernow:

  • Service 95. Due to a jack-knifed caravan blocking the road, we are currently unable to serve Crackington Haven. The nearest bus stops will be Tresparrett Posts or Wainhouse Corner.
  • The 68 1348 Falmouth Moor to Longfield will be running 10-12 minutes late. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused
  • Look out for the special livery Cornwall Pride Bus (Fleet 33143) helping out on the U2 this afternoon. 1400 & 1600 Falmouth to Redruth returning at 1446 and 1646
  • The 69 1435 Falmouth to Mylor will not be running due a technical fault, a replacement bus is being sought and will pick up the return service at Penryn Seven Stars at 1523. The following 69 from Falmouth at 1514 is unaffected AW
  • The U2 1546 Redruth to Falmouth is running 11 minutes late due to traffic this afternoon. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused

Ocean City Sightseeing

  • DIVERSION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Due to roadworks in the city centre we will not be travelling through Notte Street. Instead, we'll be heading down Buckwell Street from Royal Parade and on to the Barbican. Royal Parade and The Distillery stops will be served as normal.

Plymouth Citybus:

  • As predicted earlier, the emergency lane closure on the embankment is causing congestion which is disrupting services #pcb21 #pcb21A & #pcb51. Traffic tailing back to Laira Bridge is also affecting services #pcb5 #pcb5A & #pcb48
  • Network update : There are no major issues on the Plymouth Network at the moment however there are delays of upto 30 minutes on the #PCB72 and service #PCB11 #PCB11A have also had some disruption lunchtime today but are now returning to normal as is the #PCB20A.
  • Due to an emergency lane closure outbound on Embankment Rd, traffic is currently backed up as far as Prince Rock. This is likely to get worse during the afternoon peak period. This will cause disruption to services #pcb21 #pcb21A & #pcb51. Please allow more time for your journey.
  • As predicted earlier, the emergency lane closure on the embankment is causing congestion which is disrupting services #pcb21 #pcb21A & #pcb51. Traffic tailing back to Laira Bridge is also affecting services #pcb5 #pcb5A & #pcb48

Falcon:

  • Unfortunately the 17:20 Plymouth to Bristol coach has been delayed due to a technical Fault however a replacement coach has been used but the service is delayed by 45 minutes.


Wednesday 10 July

First Kernow:

  • The U1 0905 Truro to Falmouth will be running approximately 20 minutes late due to congestion Eastbound on the A39 near the Norway Inn. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Due to a RTC at Hounster Hill, the service #pcb70 07:48 from Cremyll has had to operate via the coast road and will therefore be operating late. Apologies for any inconvenience.
  • The service #pcb42C 09:10 from the City centre to Woolwell is not operating due to a breakdown. We apologise for any inconvenience. The next 42C is at 09:40
  • Due to a serious accident on Charles Street @ 09.30 (which has now re opened) some of our services are experiencing delays. Services effected are as follows, 8/9,35/35A, 40/41,42/ABC,44/44A,61/62 other service may also be seeing some delays. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Stagecoach SW:

  • #Barnstaple Due to a breakdown the 1700 21 from Ilfracombe to Barnstaple will not operate. Sorry for any inconvenience


Thursday 11 July

Stagecoach SW:

  • #Torbay Due to an RTC on Dartmouth Road, service 12 & 120 will divert via Penwill Way, Brixham Road & Goodrington Road, and will be unable to serve Waterside. Apologies for any inconvenience.
  • Plymouth 17 service is currently not running due to a break down we are trying to get this service up and running as soon as possible.
  • Plymouth 52 service is currently not servicing Bampton Road due to a fire. Once this road reopens we will continue service as normal.

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Good Morning : The network is running well this morning we have 1 service #PCB34 )753 RP-Derriford running about 11 mins late and a city bound #PCB42A 13 mins late as the exceptions. Diversions on the #PCB28 #PCB28A 930-1530. Customer Experience are here to help 01752 662271.
  • Due to the Viaduct Closure in the city centre, our @OceanCitySights bus will not be travelling through Notte Street. Instead, we'll be heading down Buckwell Street from Royal Parade & on to the Barbican. The Royal Parade & Distillery stops will be serviced as normal.
  • Midday update : All services are running we do have some delays this lunchtime on #PCB12 #PCB20A #PCB28A #PCB50 currently running over 10 minutes late all other services are within 10 minutes of time table. Customer Experience 01752 662271 for information
  • Customer Information: Charles St bus stops. Only the 40/41/42/42a/42b/42c/44/44a are stopping on C1 on Charles St. If you require the 8/9 27/27b/28/28a 35/35a 61/62 please use University bus stops on North Hill or take any of the buses stopping at C1 round to these stops.
  • SERVICE UPDATE : SERVICE #PCB50 #PCB51 due to a house fire in Leigham near The Windmill all services are diverted via Novorossiysk Rd to Forder Valley and Leigham roundabout and are unable to service Leigham at the moment.

National Express:

  • Newton Abbot Saturday 13 July 2019 Service 324: 0950 from Sheffield Service 530: 0815 from Newcastle upon Tyne The above services will not serve Newton Abbot due to a Carnival All other services will serve the stop as scheduled. The nearest served stop will be Torquay

Falcon:

  • Plymouth 180 falcon off Bristol is not currently running due to an rtc. Sorry for the inconvenience


Friday 12 July

First Kernow:

  • Service 25. the 1056 st Austell to Fowey is having mechanical issues. Engineers are en route but this service will not be able to run. this will also mean the 11:45 service 24 from Fowey will also not be running. Apologies for any inconvenience
  • Service 24. 12:35 St Austell to Mevagissey is now running albeit 15 minutes late.
  • Camborne-L1 1450 will be running late from Redruth.

Stagecoach SW:

  • #Barnstaple Due to heavy traffic in Braunton service 21/21a are suffering delays of up to 25 mins

Falcon:

  • #Plymouth Falcon from Bristol 1330 and Airport 1505 will not be running due to a technical issue on the coach. Every other service is running as normal. Sorry for the inconvenience.
  • Plymouth the 1720 from Plymouth it currently running 40 minutes late. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Good Morning : Service update - Network generally running well with some minor delays of upto 10 mins. Torpoint ferry is on a 2 Ferry service at the moment so delays are possible on #PCB70 #PCB70a #PCB70b.
  • Service update: #PCB34 this will now be diverted via The Octogan and Union Street in to town to avoid the heavy build up of traffic on Millbay Road during the viaduct closure work. Buses will be diverted on this route most afternoons from around 3pm to 6pm. Today from 2pm.
  • Service update: #PCB27 #PCB28 #PCB28A We are sorry but due to works over running in Eggbuckland this afternoon buses will now have to remain on diversion until 1730.
  • Plymouth Highways@plymhighways The road closure on Eggbuckland Road that was due to be lifted is having to stay in place due to the surfacing not cooling down quick enough, due to the weather. SWH are hoping to reopen the road within 2 hours but will remain on site.
  • Due to unauthorised temporary lights appearing on Tamerton Foliot Rd this afternoon there is a severe build up of traffic in the area delaying all service #PCB40 #PCB41 #PCB44 #PCB44A services some now over half an hour late. We do apologise this is beyond our control.
  • Due to badly parked vehicles the service 33 is currently unable to service Warleigh Ave. The service will continue onto Henderson Place, then Wolseley Rd towards Queens house

Roselyn Coaches:

Plymouth City Council


Target Travel

13 July 2019

Devon & Cornwall Transit 163

The weekly look at service changes across Devon & Cornwall.

We start with some old news from St Ives which has only made it onto VOSA this last week. The other main feature this week is first of the September 2019 changes starting to appear.

As usual please click through on the Licence number for more details and full route histories on the PTBS web site. Links to Traveline and other timetables and maps are provided below where possible, but always check with the operators own web site for up to date information before you travel!

The following service changes have already happened but have only just been published on VOSA

 

Nicholas Colin Eastwood • PH1086607 • Royal Buses

 

Licence Route Start Point End Point Effective Notes
PH1086607.013   2 St Ives, Trenwith Car Park St Ives, Royal Square 01-Jul-2019 Continues under a new joint registration with The St Ives Bus Co Ltd PH1053866/23 (as shown last week)
PH1086607.019  44 St Ives, Royal Square St Ives, Royal Square 01-Jul-2019 Variation to route and timetable
PH1086607.014  55 St Ives, Royal Square Polmanter 01-Jul-2019 Revised route and timetable

 

The following service changes are coming up this week: 15th - 21st July 2019

 

Quantock Motor Services Ltd • PH1031127

Licence Route Start Point End Point Effective Notes
PH1031127.036 300 Minehead, West Somerset Railway Station Lynmouth, Lynbridge Car Park 15-Jul-2019 NEW
Summer 2019 operation from 15th July to 6 September 2019

 

Summercourt Travel Ltd • PH1011427 • Travel Cornwall

Licence Route Start Point End Point Effective Notes
PH1011427.082 411 415 Atlantic Reach Monkey Tree Holiday Park 16-Jul-2019 Timetable change

Then from 22 July 2019:

 

PH1011427.055 494 495 Truro, Lemon Quay Truro, Lemon Quay 15-Jul-2019 Revised timetable - no new timetable found anywhere!

 

The following forthcoming changes have been registered over the last week

Licence Route Start Point End Point Effective Notes OPERATOR
PH2015480.002  46 47 Wolseley Road Derriford Hospital 19-Aug-2019 Timetable amended DEALTOP (PLYMOUTH) LTD
PH0004983.504  24 102 Fowey Mevagissey/Lost Gardens of Heligan 15-Sep-2019 Revised timetable FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.526  55 Delabole Smugglers Bodmin Parkway Railway Station 01-Sep-2019 Revised timetable FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.360 101 St Austell Trinity Street Eden Project/ Luxulyan School 09-Sep-2019 Vary timetable. FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.456 218 St Columb Major Truro College 01-Sep-2019 Cancelled applications FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.457 218 Camelford St Columb Major 01-Sep-2019 Cancelled applications FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.578 236 Camborne Bus Station Penzance, Council Offices 01-Sep-2019 Cancelled applications FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.579 237 Camborne Bus Station Penwith College 01-Sep-2019 Cancelled applications FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.583 238 239 Hayle , Viaduct/ Foundry Square Truro College 02-Sep-2019 Service 240 is withdrawn

No other changes to timetables
FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.411 240 ST JUST HAYLE 01-Sep-2019 Cancelled applications FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.454 243 Tehidy East Lodge Truro College 01-Sep-2019 Route and timetable amended

Service will now start and finish at Tehidy East Lodge
FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0004983.587 250 Camborne Bus Station Penwith College 03-Sep-2019 Monday to Friday on Penwith College days only FIRST SOUTH WEST LTD
PH0007122.018 442 Camborne Bus Station Sithians, Crellow Lane 03-Sep-2019 Cancelled FREDERICK THOMAS WILLIAMS

PH1086607.013
  2 St Ives, Trenwith Car Park St Ives, Royal Square 01-Jul-2019 Cancelled NICHOLAS COLIN EASTWOOD
PH1086607.005  33 Royal Square, St Ives Higher Penderleath Caravan & Camping Park 10-Jul-2019 Route and timetable changes NICHOLAS COLIN EASTWOOD
PH1086607.019  44 St Ives, Royal Square St Ives, Royal Square 01-Jul-2019 Variation to route and timetable NICHOLAS COLIN EASTWOOD
PH1086607.014  55 St Ives, Royal Square Polmanter 01-Jul-2019 Revised route and timetable NICHOLAS COLIN EASTWOOD

07 July 2019

Social Media 29 June

The last week on social media and elsewhere from the local operators and others that you might have missed for the week just gone

Saturday 29 June

Plymouth Citybus:

  • The service #pcb12A due to depart Callington at 09:30 to Plymouth has broken down. A replacement bus is on the way but the journey will operate 20-30 minutes late. Sorry for any inconvenience
  • REMINDER: Today between 1700 and 1830 there will be various road closures around the Hoe area during the Red Arrows air display, as part of Armed Forces Day. As a result some evening Ocean City Sights and service 25 buses will be unable to operate: (link: http://bit.ly/2NjsKFY) bit.ly/2NjsKFY

First Kernow:

  • The U4 10.10 From Penryn Campus to Penzance is running about 10 minutes late. out of our control we will resume service asap
  • Camborne-the 2331 T1 to Redruth is running late as we have had an incident on our vehicle(cp)

Stagecoach:

  • Today is #ArmedForcesDay! If you are armed forces personnel wearing uniform, carrying military ID or carrying a veteran’s badge you can benefit from FREE bus travel to honour this special day of remembrance
  • Barnstaple Due to an incident on Barnstaple Old Bridge services are suffering delays of up 20 mins
  • Barnstaple Due to earlier delays the 1053 21 From Westward Ho! is 30 mins late.
  • Get involved with the action and take part in our @ExeterFestival competition for your chance to win a 13 week megarider worth £178.80, giving you unlimited travel in and around Exeter. Simply enter our competition here: (link: http://stge.co/KHMw50uP1Xj) stge.co/KHMw50uP1Xj

Megabus:

  • The 08:00 M6 service from London to Plymouth is currently running 70 minutes late, due to the M5 closure. Stops affected: Exeter: 13:05 Plymouth Uni: 14:15 Plymouth: 14:25
  • The 11:40 M36 service from Leeds to Plymouth is running approx. 60 minutes late. Stops affected: Bristol UWE: 17:35 Bristol: 18:00 Exeter: 20:05 Plymouth Uni: 21:15 Plymouth: 21:20

Falcon:

  • Plymouth Falcon SERVICE 16.45 from Honiton P&R was delayed by 1.0 h and is now broken down. This Service will not operate from Taunton onwards heading for Plymouth.
  • The 17.20 Falcon from Plymouth Coach Station will be delayed by 1 h due to a Road closure on the M5 in both directions.


Sunday 30 June

Plymouth Citybus:

Stagecoach:

Falcon:

  • The Falcon Service 10.30 from Bristol, 10.57 Bristol Airport, 12.00 Taunton, 12.39 Exeter Honiton is not operating due to a broken down Vehicle


Monday 1st July

Plymouth Citybus:

  • The Torpoint ferry is running a reduced service this morning. There is currently queuing traffic at Torpoint. This is likely to cause some disruption to services #pcb70 #pcb70A #pcb70B
  • Diversion reminder : #PCB21 #PCB21A #PCB34 #PCB70A #PCB70B : DEVONPORT Park Ave closed this evening for resurfacing works from 7pm - 6am from Albert Rd to Ferry Rd

First Kernow:

  • Service 101, the 0811 from Luxulyan to St Austell will this morning be starting from Eden Project at 0815 due to a vehicle technical issue. We are sorry about this failure.
  • The 35 0940 Falmouth Moor to Helford Passage and 1015 Return journey will be running 20 minutes late due to a technical fault with the vehicle. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused
  • Due to inconsiderate parking in West Street, Penryn, the 1430 U2 Falmouth To Redruth is running 15 minutes late, we are sorry for the inconvenience caused

Stagecoach SW:

  • Barnstaple Due to a breakdown the 0815 11c to Whiddon Valley and 0833 11A back will not operate. Sorry for any inconvenience
  • PLYMOUTH 32 SERVICE NOT OPERATING DUE TO A BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
  • Barnstaple #Bude Due to Rtc near Stibb the 0845 219 Bude to Kilkhampton and back will be delayed 25 mins

South West Rail Resilience Partnership


Tuesday 2 July

Stagecoach SW:

  • Barnstaple #Bude Due to a breakdown the 0803 6 Holsworthy to Bude will run 30 mins late. Sorry for any inconvenience

Falcon

  • The 06:40 Falcon service from Plymouth to Bristol is delayed by approximately 40 minutes.  #Plymouth The Falcon Service 06.50 from Plymouth is now operating.

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Good Morning from the #PCB Customer Experience Team who are here this morning to take your calls and enquiries. The network is running well this morning with delays in the city of about 5 mins or less. In Cornwall the #PCB12 has delays of 10 mins but everything else is ok
  • Midday Network service update : No major issues across the network this lunchtime, most services are running close to time with only a few minor delays. Beautiful sunny afternoon why not relax and take an OCS trip? Any information contact Customer Experience 01752 662271.
  • Customers for #PCB21 #PCB21A #PCB34 #PCB83 Park avenue will be closed between St Aubyn Rd and Fore St in Devonport this evening from 7pm. Buses will be using Fore st and Albert rd. #PCB34 will use New Passage Hill outbound to the Ferry. #PCB70A #PCB70B are not affected

First Kernow:

  • 08.02 T1 Camborne to Penzance has broken down engineering are in attendance
  • 07:40 39 Service Camborne to Helston running late due driver error (RG)
  • The 35 1240 Falmouth to Helford Passage and return trip at 1315 will not be running as the fan belt has failed on the vehicle, we are very sorry for inconvenience caused

Tamar Coaches:

Plymouth City Council


Wednesday 3 July

Megabus:

  • 01:00 M6 Plymouth-London running with a 30 minute delay Stops affected Exeter 02:10 Bristol 04:10 Bristol UWE 04:25 London 07:00
  • 05:45 M6 Plymouth-London is running with a 35 minute delay

Falcon:

  • #Plymouth 0750 Falcon from Plymouth is currently running 30 minutes late sorry for any inconvenience.

Stagecoach SW:

  • #Plymouth the 32 service has currently broken down. We will get this service up and running as soon as we can.

First Kernow:

  • service 218. The bus is currently having technical difficulties. Engineers are on the way, Students at Camelford and St Kew, could you catch the 212 to allow you to get in to college on time. Thanks
  • Sorry for the delay buy the 46 service 10.10 Pengegan to Redruth has broken down engineering are in attendance this will have n knock on affect for the 11.06 Redruth to Camborne
  • 46 service 12.05 Camborne to Redruth is not running to no vehicle.
  • Service A5 Newquay to Padstow. This vehicle is suffering a little in the heat and a replacement vehicle has been sent out to relieve it. There is currently a 25 minute delay to the service. This will affect the returning 13:25 service as well
  • Afternoon from Penzance the 13.20 service 5 from Penzance bus station will not be running due to Mechanical failure this will affect the 13.44 from Sheffield to Penzance
  • The 1415 35 Helford Passage to Falmouth is running 20 minutes late due to inconsiderate car parking in Mawnan Smith, we are sorry for the inconvenience caused

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Due to a RTC Blocking Martin hill/Looe /barbican services 72A/73A/x11 and 73 are likely to be running late we will do our very best to run the services to normal route
  • Service update #PCB48 we are sorry due to an accident in Oakfield Terrace Rd Cattedown this service will now be diverted via Elliott Rd and Laira Bridge Rd in both directions until further notice.
  • Thank you all who stopped by Marsh Mills today to catch us and the Plymotion team - great seeing you all! Catch the Bus Week continues tomorrow... We'll be in the Plymco car park at The Ridgeway between 9.30 and 12. See you there?
  • Customer Experience is now closed: Service update at 6pm unfortunately again tonight we are experiencing some heavy delays to our services between 5 and 20 mins. We do apologise for any inconvenience caused and our drivers are working hard to get you home this evening.
  • Due to road works on Wolseley Rd inbound services towards Plymouth #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB16 #PCB33 #PCB43 #PCB51 will be diverted at St Levans Roundabout via Bartholomew Rd towards Milehouse between 7pm and 6am Thursday. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

 


Thursday 4 July

Falcon:

  • All Falcons are on diversion currently at lime kilm Roundabout due to RTC. They are now heading towards Aston Gate.

Megabus:

Stagecoach SW:

  • Plymouth 14 service. Due to technical difficulties sorry for the delay. We will endeavour to get this sorted asap. Sorry for the inconvenience. #Plymouth 14 service is up and running at full service. Sorry for any inconvenience.
  • Plymouth 101,100 service are not servicing Milehouse due to an RTC. Sorry for the inconvenience
  • Plymouth We are currently operating a very slightly reduced service on route 2.

First Kernow:

  • Service 22, we are sorry that the 0725 from St Austell to Truro has broken down in St Austell Bus Station. A replacement bus is on its way. We expect the service to operate about 30 minutes late.
  • Service 27 in Bodmin we are pleased to announce that we can again serve Beacon Road now that the road-works have been completed.
  • 38 Service Camborne to Helston running 7 mins late due to vehicle not being ready for the road in time
  • Perranporth Beach Road. We are unable to serve Beach Road due to the road-works currently across the highway. For Services A4 & 87 please wait at Tywarnhayle Square Taxi Rank or opposite. For Service 86 please wait on Liskey Hill by the end of Wheal Leisure.
  • 251 Service has broken down in Helston engineering are attending

Target Travel

Due to a problem with the bus the Service 46s from Tamerton Foliot will not be running this morning. we apologise for any inconvenience

National Express:

  • STOP CLOSURE: Wadebridge St Columb Major St Columb Minor Newquay (Porth Four Turns) Bodmin (Chy Trevail) Sat 27 July Service 504 13:00 departing London will not serve the stops above. The nearest served stop is Bodmin & Newquay. The stops will be served at all other times.

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Outland Rd has been closed by police at the junction with Ham Drive due to a RTC. The service #pcb34 will operate inbound via Beacon Park and Seagrave Rd. The service #pcb35 & #pcb35a will operate inbound via Weston Pk Rd until the road re-opens
  • The service #pcb70, due to depart Cremyll at 11.00 is currently stuck due to an incident involving the fire service at Cremyll. This service will proceed once the road re-opens but will run late. Other services will not serve Cremyll until the road re-opens. The road into Cremyll has now re-opened. The service #pcb70 will resume normal route. Thanks for your patience.
  • Due to technology updates between 8pm TONIGHT and 8am tomorrow there will be restricted access to The Key online portal. Please avoid topping up online during these hours. You will still be able to use all Key cards on our buses as normal. Any questions please give us a call.
  • Due to an RTC on Wolseley Road outbound services #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB12a #PCB43 #PCB50 #PCB72 are being diverted via Peverell Cherry tree and North Prospect towards St Budeaux. we are sorry for any inconvenience this causes please expect some delays. Service update: Outbound services #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB12a #PCB43 #PCB50 #PCB72 are now returning to normal working. Sorry for any inconvenience.
  • Wolseley Rd. Outbound roadworks tonight between 1900 and 0600 Friday. #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB16 #PCB43 #PCB50 will be diverted via Milehouse Rd. Bartholomew Rd. to St Levans Roundabout (Queens House) on to normal route. #PCB33 will follow same diversion to St Levans Road.
  • Customer Experience are closing now. Back tomorrow morning at 8am. Due to the viaduct we do have delays on services of between 5 and 20 minutes this evening. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. Drivers are as always doing their best to get you home safely this evening.

 Plymouth City Council


Friday 5 July

First Kernow:

  • Service 102 we are sorry that the 0933 from St Austell to Heligan Gardens and return is not running this morning due to a vehicle breakdown on its way to St Austell. The 1045 from St Austell will be running.
  • Due to an accident, the U2 and L1 are unable to service Clinton Road in Redruth at the moment, if you are intending to catch the bus please make your way to the Railway Station or the Trefusis Arms stop.
  • Due to road works in Lelant T2 / A17 services are running late
  • The traffic delay affecting the U2 in Redruth is now over, and everything is running back to normal.
  • The T1 to Truro From Penzance 18.47 is running 20 minutes late. but it is running

Plymouth Citybus:

  • Good Morning from your Customer Experience Team who are here to help you on 01752 662271. Network update from the control centre at 8am : Running fine with only minor delays in both Plymouth and Cornwall #PCB21A running 12 mins late in Devonport everything else within 5 mins
  • Due to an RTC at Britannia Junction #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB12A #PCB16 #PCB33 #PCB43 #PCB50 #PCB72 are on diversion outbound via Bartholomew Rd. Sorry for any inconvenience
  • Service update #PCB12 we are sorry but due to an onboard medical emergency the 11am Launceston service is currently stuck at Milehouse and is delayed. Next departure is Midday. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause
  • Service update : All the following services #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB12A #PCB16 #PCB33 #PCB43 #PCB50 #PCB72 are now returned to normal route outbound. Also the 11am #PCB12 delayed at Milehouse is running with a 25 min delay sorry for the inconvenience.
  • Wolseley Rd. Outbound roadworks tonight between 1900 and 0600 Friday. #PCB11 #PCB12 #PCB16 #PCB43 #PCB50 will be diverted via Milehouse Rd. Bartholomew Rd. to St Levans Roundabout (Queens House) on to normal route. #PCB33 will follow same diversion to St Levans Road

Falcon:

  • Falcon service is currently slow moving on the M5 Northbound due to heavy traffic.

Stagecoach SW

  • #Barnstaple Due to operational issues the 0605 15C service from East The Water will be operating 20 minutes late, sorry for any inconvenience caused.
  • #Barnstaple Delays to services 21 & 21A due to traffic congestion in Braunton, Barnstaple & Bideford. Sorry for any inconvenience

South Hams DC


Catch The Bus Week

  • Did you know… Five billion bus journeys are made annually in Great Britain, with one billion to or from work.
  • Did you know… The introduction of Low Carbon Emission Buses is already saving 55,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions per year and delivering £8 million in health and environmental benefits
  • Did you know… Buses are crucial to maintaining family life. 41% of surveyed passengers said they would spend less time with their family if they did not have access to bus and coach services
  • Did you know… The UK’s 88,683 buses and coaches deliver 5.2 billion passenger journeys amounting to 18.1 billion miles each year.
  • Did you know… Nearly half (47%) of passengers would spend less time with friends if they did not have access to the bus. This rises to 53% among the under 25s.

 


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