Royal Sutton Fun Run on Sunday 29th May 2022

On Sunday 29th May 2022 between 4am and 7.30pm there will be some diversions on services due to the Royal Sutton Fun Run taking place. 

The following services below will be affected:

5 - West Bromwich to Sutton Coldfield

Towards Sutton Coldfield: The 5 will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road and Lower Queen Street, stopping at a temporary stop on Queen Street opposite the car park entrance.

Towards West Bromwich: The 5 will start at the temporary stop on Queen Street and then follow the normal line of route.

6 - Walsall to Sutton Coldfield

Towards Sutton Coldfield: The 6 will divert from Mere Green via Mere Green Road, Little Sutton Road, Weeford Road, Whitehouse Common Road, Rectory Road and Victoria Road, stopping at a temporary stop on Upper Holland Road near Lower Queen Street.

Customers in Mere Green should use the bus stop on Belwell Lane near Waitrose.

Towards Walsall: The 6 will start at the temporary stop on Upper Holland Road then run via Coleshill Road, Rectory Road, Whitehouse Common Road, Weeford Road, Little Sutton Road and Mere Green Road to then follow the normal line of route.

Customers in Mere Green should use the bus stop on Mere Green Road near Sainsburys.

77 - Walsall to Sutton Coldfield

Towards Sutton Coldfield: The 77 will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road and Lower Queen Street, stop Royal Sutton Fun Run at a temporary stop on Queen Street opposite the car park entrance.

Towards Walsall: The 77 will start at the temporary stop on Queen Street and then follow the normal line of route.

907 - Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield

Towards Sutton Coldfield: The 907 will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road and Lower Queen Street, stopping at a temporary stop on Queen Street opposite the car park entrance.

Towards Birmingham: The 907 will start at the temporary stop on Queen Street and then follow the normal line of route.

X3 - Birmingham to Lichfield

Towards Lichfield: The X3 will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road, serving a temporary stop near Lower Queen Street for access to Sutton Coldfield. The service will then continue via Coleshill Road, Rectory Road, Whitehouse Common Road, Little Sutton Road, Grange Lane, Gibbons Road, Sherifoot Lane and Hill Village Road to Mere Green where the normal route will resume.

Customers in Mere Green should use the bus stop on Hill Village Road near Holly Lane or Belwell Lane near Clarence Road. 

Towards Birmingham: The X3 will divert from Mere Green via Hill Village Road, Sherifoot Lane, Gibbons Road, Grange Lane, Little Sutton Road, Weeford Road, Whitehouse Common Road, Rectory Road and Victoria Road, serving a temporary stop on Queen Street, opposite the car park entrance. The service will then use the normal route from Queen Street towards Birmingham.

Customers in Mere Green should use the bus stop on Belwell Lane near Waitrose.

X4 - Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield/Minworth

Towards Minworth: The X4 will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road, serving a temporary stop on Lower Queen Street for access to Sutton Coldfield. The service will then continue via Coleshill Road to resume the normal route at Rectory Road near Good Hope Hospital.

For services terminating at Sutton Coldfield: This service will stop at the temporary stop on Queen Street.

Towards Birmingham: The X4 will follow the normal route until Rectory Road, just after Good Hope Hospital, where it will then divert via Victoria Road to a temporary stop on Queen Street, opposite the car park entrance. The service will then use the normal route from Queen Street towards Birmingham.

X5 - Birmingham to Roughley

Towards Roughley: The X5 service will divert from Birmingham Road via Holland Road, serving a temporary stop near Lower Queen Street for access to Sutton Coldfield. The service will then continue via Coleshill Road, Rectory Road, Whitehouse Common Road, and Weeford Road to Roughley terminus. 

Customers for stops between Mere Green and Roughley should use service X3, which will cover Hill Village Road, Sherifoot Lane, Gibbons Road, Grange Lane and Little Sutton Road. 

Towards Birmingham: The X5 will return to Birmingham via Weeford Road, Whitehouse Common Road, Rectory Road and Victoria Road, serving a temporary stop on Queen Street, opposite the car park entrance. The service will then use the normal route from Queen Street towards Birmingham.

Customers for stops between Roughley and Mere Green should use service X3, which will cover Little Sutton Road, Grange Lane, Gibbons Road, Sherifoot Lane and Hill Village Road. 

X14 - Birmingham to Sutton Coldfield

Towards Sutton Coldfield: The X14 will divert from Rectory Road, just after Good Hope Hospital, via Victoria Road to a temporary stop on Upper Holland Road, near Lower Queen Street.

Towards Birmingham: The X14 will return from the same temporary stop via Coleshill Road to Rectory Road, near Good Hope Hospital, where the service will then use the normal route.

    Published: 13th May 2022

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