Bus Diverions & Roadworks

Date/Time From:

12th June 2020

Date/Time To:

Further Notice

Operators Affected:

All Operators

Route(s) Affected:

All Routes


Sunderland City Council have advised that, in line with police requirements, the following changes will be implemented from Friday 12th June in Houghton le Spring to facilitate social distancing measures.

•    Newbottle Street to be made one way southbound
•    No access from Wheler Street into Newbottle Street.
•    Bus stop outside of Lloyds Bank suspended.

Bus services which normally travel northbound along The Broadway/Newbottle Street will operate via the established “Houghton Feast” diversion – via Hillside Way observing temporary stops adjacent to Lidl.

Sunderland City Council will provide appropriate signage for the stops affected (31H07/08/09).

Customers from the suspended southbound stop (31H05) should use the next stop on The Broadway.

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