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Warrington running festival

Today 04:00 - 15:00

To Warrington

Normal Route to Manchester Road/ Church Street Junction then continue ahead Manchester Road (A57) to the Cockhedge Green Roundabout, Then 2nd Exit Midland Way (A57),to the traffic lights then left Legh Street, left under the Tunnel into the bus station.

To Manchester

Exit the bus station through the tunnel then right onto Legh Street until the end then right onto Midland Way, following the road to the roundabout then 3rd Exit onto Manchester Road, Continue Manchester road to resume normal route

Great Manchester Run 2021

Today 04:00 - 19:30

Due to the Great Manchester run taking place the following services are on diversion
18, 33, 41 & 53

Free Bus 1 & 2 are suspended for the day however there will be a shuttle service between Piccadilly Gardens and Shudehill Interchange

CONGESTION ROUND MANCHESTER

25th Sep onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 2

SERVICE TO REMAIN ON DEANSGATE

TEMP SIGNALS FAILED

25th Sep onwards

SERVICE TO OMIT DEANSGATE AND REMAIN ON CHAPEL STREET

Oxford Road closed due to burst water main

22nd Sep onwards

To Sale/MRI 18/41

Towards MRI/Sale

Divert left Booth Street East, right Upper Brook Street, right Grafton Street,
left Oxford Road and resume normal route

To Middleton/Manchester 18/41

Divert right Grafton Street, left Upper Brook Street, left Booth Street East,
right Oxford Road and resume normal route

To Cheetham Hill 53

Normal route then right Higher Cambridge Street, left Moss Lane East, right Oxford Road and normal route

To Salford 53

Normal route then left Moss Lane East, right Lloyd St/Higher Cambridge Street, left Booth Street & normal route

Grimshaw Lane roadworks

21st Sep - 8th Oct

To Oldham

Service to divert from Mainway East, right onto Greengate, left on to Hollinwood Avenue, left onto Broadway, at the second lights to turn left towards Oldham Broadway business park, at the roundabout to turn onto Broadgate, follow Broadgate then turn right onto Grimshaw and follow normal route along Foxdenton Lane

To Middleton normal route

Deansgate & Quay Street - roadworks/temp lights

20th Aug onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 2

From Deansgate service to turn left on to Peter Street and resume normal route

Salford Quays - Metrolink works

16th Aug onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 53

To Cheetham Hill

Normal route to Trafford Road then right Broadway, 1st exit at the roundabout towards The Quays, 1st exit at the next roundabout after the bridge to remain on The Quays, observe stop NF0387/The Lowry. Service to continue ahead The Quays, 2nd exit at the roundabout to turn back towards The Quays, crossing the bridge to follow the road back then taking the 2nd exit at the roundabout towards Broadway, right onto Trafford Road to resume normal route.

To Salford

Normal route to Trafford Road then [omitting The Quays] ahead Trafford Road, left Broadway, 1st exit at the roundabout towards The Quays, 1st exit at the next roundabout after the bridge to remain on The Quays, observe stop NF0387/The Lowry. Then ahead The Quays, 2nd EXIT at the roundabout to turn back towards The Quays, crossing the bridge to follow the road back then 2nd exit at the roundabout towards Broadway, left onto Trafford Road to resume normal route.

Angouleme Way/Market St junction works

12th Jul - 31st Oct

93/97 to Manchester

Service departs interchange on to Haymarket Street, ahead on to Manchester Road then normal route

93/97 to Bury

Service to continue on Manchester Road, right on to Knowsley Street, continue on to normal route

X63 to Manchester

Service departs interchange on to Haymarket Street, continue on to Silver Street, Left on to Bolton Street, Right on to Jubilee Way, right on to Peel Way, right on to Derby Way, left to continue normal route

X63 to Bury

Normal route, right on to Derby Way, left on to Peel Way, left on to Jubilee Way, left on to Bolton Street, right on to Market Street then continue on to normal route

Chapel Street ongoing works

14th Jun onwards

FB1 will run normal route to St Mary’s Gate then left onto Deansgate, right onto Bridge Street, left onto Gartside Street, left onto Quay Street to resume normal route.

FB2 will run Normal route to Deansgate then [omitting Blackfriars Street] ahead Deansgate, right onto Bridge Street, left onto Gartside Street, left onto Quay Street to resume normal route.

Trafford Road stop D not accessible

9th Jun - 1st Jan

It is not possible to use the stop Trafford Road Stop D because of roadworks.