Anchor Road, Aldridge Water Main Replacement Works

Between Monday 7th January until approximately Friday 1st March 2019, Anchor Road in Aldridge between the junctions with Portland Road and Little Aston Road will be closed to southbound traffic. 

During this time work will be carried out to replace a nearby water main; the works will affect a number of services which will subsequently run via amended routes. 

Full details of this can be found below. 

   

6 - Sutton Coldfield to Walsall

Services running towards Walsall will be diverted from Little Aston Road; buses will instead continue over the roundabout onto Leighswood Road and turn left onto Aldridge Bypass. Services will turn left onto Portland Road, then turn onto Anchor Road where buses will serve stops along Anchor Road (northbound side only), then return to Aldridge Bypass in order to get onto Walsall Road, where buses will then follow the normal line of route.

Services running towards Sutton Coldfield will not be affected by this diversion. 

7 / 7A - Castlefort to Walsall

Services running towards Walsall will be diverted from Northgate; buses will turn right at the roundabout onto Leighswood Road and turn left onto Aldridge Bypass. Services will turn left onto Portland Road, then turn onto Anchor Road where buses will serve stops along Anchor Road (northbound side only), then return to Aldridge Bypass in order to get onto Walsall Road, where buses will then follow the normal line of route. 

Services running towards Castlefort will not be affected by this diversion.

936 / 937 / 937A - Birmingham to Brownhills

Services running towards Birmingham will be diverted from Northgate; buses will turn right at the roundabout onto Leighswood Road and turn left onto Aldridge Bypass. Services will turn left onto Portland Road, then turn onto Anchor Road where buses will serve stops along Anchor Road (northbound side only), then return to Aldridge Bypass in order to get onto Walsall Road, where buses will then follow the normal line of route. 

Services running towards Brownhills will not be affected by this diversion.

997 - Birmingham to Walsall

Services running in both directions will be diverted from Walsall Road; buses will turn right onto Portland Road then turn onto Anchor Road where they will serve bus stops along Anchor Road (northbound side only). Services will then turn left at the roundabout onto Leighswood Road, turn left onto Aldridge Bypass and then turn right onto Station Road, where buses will then follow the normal line of route.

Associated Routes

6 7A 7 997 936 937 937A
 
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