Closure of Griffiths Drive, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton

From Monday 8th April until Wednesday 29th May 2019, Griffiths Drive in Wednesfield, Wolverhampton, will be closed in both directions from its junction with Southall Road for approximately 425 metres in a western direction, to facilitate water main renewal works.

During this time several routes will be diverted in this area, as follows. 

Service 59 - Wolverhampton to Ashmore Park

Services travelling towards Ashmore Park will be diverted from Lichfield Road; buses will turn left onto Linthouse Lane, turn right at the island onto Griffiths Drive; they will run to the junction of Griffiths Drive and Ecclestone Road and then turn around, and follow the same route in reverse. Peacock Road and the section of Griffiths Road between Ecclestone Road and  Griffith Drive roundabout (just beyond St Albans Church) will not be served during this time. 

Service 69 - Wolverhampton to Walsall

Services travelling towards Walsall will be diverted from Linthouse Lane; buses will continue straight over the island, turn left onto Lichfield Road and then continue along the normal line of route.

Services travelling towards Wolverhampton will be diverted from Lichfield Road; buses will turn right onto Linthouse Lane, continue over the island and then follow the normal line of route. 

Service 703 - Walsall to St. Thomas More School

Services travelling towards the school will be diverted from Lichfield Road; buses will continue straight and turn right onto Linthouse Lane, turn right onto Griffiths Drive and then continue onto the normal line of route. 

Services travelling towards Walsall will be diverted from Griffiths Drive; buses will use Ecclestone Road to turn around back onto Griffiths Drive, then return to Lichfield Road via Linthouse Lane, where they will then follow the normal line of route.

Associated Routes

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