Wimborne Road Closure - 12th to 29th March

Monday, February 26 2018

Due to continuing works on the challenge fund resurfacing scheme, Wimborne Road will be closed southbound towards Poole meaning Poole-bound services 4, 5, 6, 8, 419, 449 and 744 will need to divert.

Outbound services will be unaffected.

Wimborne/Creekmoor-bound: unaffected

Poole-bound: From the New Inn traffic lights, services will divert via Fernside Road, the Shah of Persia, Longfleet Road, Elizabeth Road and then resume its route at the George Roundabout towards Poole Bus Station.

The following stops will not be served:

  • New Inn
  • Sandbourne Road
  • Tatnam Road
  • Police Station
  • Barclays

All stops on Fernside Road will be served as an alternative, however, stops on Longfleet Road will be missed.

Canford Heath/Tower Park-bound: unaffected

Poole-bound: From Oakdale traffic lights, buses will divert ahead onto Vicarage Road, Stanley Green Road, Sterte Bridge, Sterte Road, Holes Bay Road, Towngate Bridge and resume normal route into Poole Bus Station.

The following stops will not be served:

  • Community Centre
  • New Inn
  • Sandbourne Road
  • Tatnam Road
  • Police Station
  • Barclays

All stops on the diversionary route will be served as an alternative to the closed stops.

419 & 449

School-bound: unaffected

Lilliput/Penn Hill-bound: From the New Inn traffic lights, services will divert via Fernside Road, the Shah of Persia, Longfleet Road garage and then back onto Parkstone Road to resume their normal routes from Poole Park.

The following stops will not be served:

  • New Inn
  • Sandbourne Road
  • Tatnam Road
  • Police Station
  • Barclays

Longfleet Road garage and all stops on Fernside Road will be served as alternative stops.

703K

School-bound: will run via the Shah of Persia and Longfleet Road

Return journey: unaffected

744

School-bound: unaffected

Poole-bound: Instead of turning right into Tatnam Road, buses will continue along Sterte Road, Holes Bay Road, Towngate Bridge and onto the George Roundabout to resume its normal route.

The following stops will not be served:

  • Tatnam Road
  • Police Station
  • Barclays

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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5 & 6
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