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Latest Service Announcements & News

Last Updated: Monday 1st October 2017 @ 17:13

 

 

Fare Increases Effective From 18th September 2017:

 

We are sorry to advise due to an increase in operational costs, we are having to implement a fare increase.

 

This is the first increase in nearly two years as we have tried to absorb the rising costs, continuing to offer great value when compared to the cost of driving & parking.

 

On average most single fares will increase by 10p, the cost of our Explorer tickets will also increase between 10p & 20p per day. The price of Explorer tickets will increase to:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further information on our range of Explorer tickets including terms & conditions please Click Here

 

 

W1, W2 & 606 Service Disruption From Monday 27th November Until Friday 1st December 2017:

 

Passengers are advised North Street, Winchcombe will be closed from the junctions of High Street & Greet Road to allow for a trench to be excavated for 2 x new electricity supplies.

 

During this period we shall be unable to serve the following bus stops:

All stops in North Street (both directions)

War Memorial, Abbey Terrace (both directions)

Corner Cupboard, Gloucester Street (both directions)

 

The diversionary route will be as follows in both directions:

Tobacco Close

The Hyde

Langley Road

Back Lane

 

A temporary bus stop will be in operation in both directions in Back Lane (Abbeyfields Community Centre), Winchcombe during this period. Please use the Abbey Terrace times on the timetable for this temporary stop.

 

Marchants would like to apologise for any inconvenience that maybe experienced.

 

 

W1, W2 & 606 Service Disruption Tuesday 5th December 2017:

 

Passengers are advised North Street, Winchcombe will be closed from 1pm until 10pm between the junctions of High Street & Chandos Street to allow for the Winchcombe Christmas Festival to take place.

 

During the Festival we shall be unable to serve the following bus stops:

All stops in North Street (both directions)

War Memorial, Abbey Terrace (both directions)

Corner Cupboard, Gloucester Street (both directions)

 

The diversionary route will be as follows in both directions:

Tobacco Close

The Hyde

Langley Road

Back Lane

 

A temporary bus stop will be in operation in both directions in Back Lane (Abbeyfields Community Centre), Winchcombe during this period. Please use the Abbey Terrace times on the timetable for this temporary stop.

 

Marchants would like to apologise for any inconvenience that maybe experienced.

 

 

Marchants Excursions & Holidays Gloucester City Centre Change Of Pick Up Point:

 

Owing to the re-development of the Gloucester Bus Station, we are no longer able to serve the bus stop outside Lister Buildings (Kaspa's Desserts), Station Road, Gloucester.

 

From Thursday 10th August and until the beginning of 2018 the collection/drop off point for Gloucester will be temporarily moved. The new collection point will be on Bruton Way, in the layby outside the Old Courts building (Carriage Building/Railway House). This is located after the lights at the junction of London Road, Black Dog Way & Bruton Way and before the traffic lights by the Train Station.

 

      

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