B5470/A5004 Whaley Bridge junction (Monday 21st August to Friday 1st Sept)
Road Closure: B5470/A5004 Whaley Bridge junction
From: Monday 21st August to Friday 1st Sept 2017
(Not Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holiday Monday)
Between: 18.30hrs and 23.30hrs.
The evening departures from Buxton will take the usual route from Buxton to Chapel, but will turn at Tunstead Milton returning through Chapel to A6 by pass, thence to Whaley Bridge Tesco.
Skyline 199 services from Manchester Airport will operate the reverse of the above route.
Shuttle Bus (for Skyline 199)
A shuttle bus will operate for customers between Buxton and Whaley Bridge (via LongHill)
This bus will operate from Buxton Market Place, calling at Terrace Road, Rail Station and Railway Hotel. It will then turn and operate via Station Road and Long Hill (A5004) to Whaley Bridge (Tesco) calling at Horwich End (Post Office), Horwich End (School) and Whaley Bridge (Rail Station).
All return journeys will be the reverse of the outward journey.
Shuttle Bus Timetable
Bx 1820 1920 2027 @5 2127 @7
WB 1851 @1 1951 @3 2052 2152
WB 1857 @2 2007 @4 2107 @6 2206 @8 2306 @9
Bx 1917 2027 2127 2236 2326
@1 Connects with 199, 18.20hrs from Buxton to Manchester Airport.
@2 Connects with 199, 17.45hrs from Manchester Airport to Buxton.
@3 Connects with 199, 19.20hrs from Buxton to Manchester Airport.
@4 Connects with 199, 19.15hrs from Manchester Airport to Buxton.
@5 Connects with 199, 20.20hrs from Buxton to Manchester Airport.
@6 Connects with 199, 20.15hrs from Manchester Airport to Buxton.
@7 Connects with 199, 21.20hrs from Buxton to Manchester Airport.
@8 Connects with 199, 21.15hrs from Manchester Airport to Buxton.
@9 Connects with 199, 22.15hrs from Manchester Airport to Buxton.
Whaley Bridge (Tesco)
Here passengers will be swopped from the Shuttle Bus onto the Skyline 199 and vice-versa.
On connecting journeys for @2@4@6@8 the incoming Shuttle Bus from Buxton will check the southbound stops at Horwich End and Whaley Bridge for any passengers for Chapel and then take them for the connection with the 199.
After 18.30hrs these Bus Stops ww will not be able to access these bus stops.
Drum and Monkey
Unfortunately the Shuttle Bus is unable to cover all Skyline 199 services so the following departures will take these amended routes:
18.15hrs, Skyline 199 from Manchester Airport—will not operate via Whaley Bridge, except to drop off at Whaley Bridge Tesco, but will then operate via A6 By-Pass to Chapel and Buxton. Customers for Whaley Bridge are advised to catch the 18.45hrs Skyline departure.
18.45hrs Skyline 199 from Manchester Airport-will operate via Whaley Bridge and Long Hill. Passengers for Chapel should change at Buxton onto the 20.20hrs 199 departure to Manchester Airport.
23.00hrs 199 to Whaley Bridge (Thursday/Friday)
Service to operate as per other evening departures, but at end of A6 By pass to continue through Whaley Bridge to Long Hill.
The 18.45hrs departure from Macclesfield will be unable to serve Whaley Bridge and will only operate as far as Rainow.
The 17.35hrs departure from Buxton will be unable to serve Shallcross so it will terminate at Tesco Whaley Bridge and re start from there at 18.38hrs for the return journey to Buxton.