Warwickshire County Cricket Club has secured a new deal with leading travel firm, National Express, to become the Official Coach & Bus Travel Partner to the Club and Edgbaston Stadium until at least 2018.Read More
A West Midlands bus driver has secured a £150 donation from the National Express Employee Charity Panel to help top up school funds raised at a local Fun Day.Read More
A nationwide, independent survey has shown that around nine in 10 bus passengers in the West Midlands are happy with their service.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today committed to become the region’s largest accredited private sector Living Wage employer with all staff guaranteed the Living Wage from 2016. The pledge will directly benefit 340 local workers’ at the beginning of next year – a move that has been welcomed by politicians and trade unions.Read More
National Express West Midlands has today launched a £5 million fleet of new ultra low emission buses on the number nine bus route between Birmingham and Stourbridge. The vehicles, which feature Euro 6 engines, will reduce harmful emissions such as NOx by 75% and greatly reduce carbon footprint.Read More
From Monday 13th April services 61 and 63 will have revised timetables until further notice, this is due to the short notice roadworks on Smallbrook Queensway.Read More
From Sunday 26th April 2015, there will be timetables changes and new services added within the Black Country.Read More
From Sunday 26th April 2015, there will be changes to some Birmingham services.Read More
From 10th May, as part of the ongoing redevelopment of Paradise Circus in Birmingham City Centre, road closures will mean that buses will no longer be able to turn right from Broad Street onto Suffolk Street Queensway.Read More
On Sunday 3rd May 2015, the Birmingham 10K Marathon will be taking place around Birmingham city centre, with many services subject to diversion around the city centre. There will be many rolling road closures around Birmingham city centre, whilst the marathon is taking place.Read More
Please click on 'read more' to see the list of current diversions.Read More
From Monday 11th May to Friday 15th May 2015 between 08:00-18:00, Melrose Avenue from Monmouth Drive to Jockey Road will be closed.
Service 757 to Arthur Terry School will continue onto Chester Road and then divert onto Monmouth Drive via Stonehouse Road, Jockey Road, Chester Road and onto Banners Gate Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 757 from Arthur Terry...Read More
Sunday 3rd May 2015 (for 1 day only)
Wollaston High Street will be closed (one way towards Amblecote) on the above date whilst work is carried out by Severn Trent Water.
Service X96 towards Wollaston Farm will be diverted as follows:
- Normal line of route to Bridgnorth Road, then buses will operate via Meriden Avenue, Eggington Road and Vicarage Road to Gerald Road,
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From Sunday 10th May to Thursday 14th May 2015 between 19:00-06:00, Stratford Road from Shaftmoor Lane to Cateswell Road will be closed.
Service 5, 6 to City will be diverted from Stratford Road via Cole Bank Road, Wake Green Road, Springfield Road and onto Stratford Road to continue normal line of route.
Service 5, 6 from City will be diverted...
Between Tuesday 28th April 2015 and Monday 4th May 2015 (each day between 09:30 and 15:30 hours)
Temporary traffic lights will be in operation along Price Street, Smethwick whilst work is carried out by South Staffordshire Water.
Delays may be expected to Service 53 as a result. Please allow additional time for any journeys made.Read More