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Stockport Carnival (Saturday 22nd July)

Affected services: Skyline 199, Transpeak, 392

The carnival procession commences from Belmont Way at 13.00 hrs, and at the same time the A6 will be closed from Exchange Street to Belmont Way. Skyline 199 services towards Manchester Airport and 392 services terminating at Stockport whilst not being diverted will be delayed.

Southbound services from Stockport will be diverted from their normal route and they will be delayed.

transpeak --- from Manchester, normal route to the Chapel House, then left Manchester Road (A626), Lancashire Hill, right into Great Egerton Street, forward Great Egerton Street, comply roundabout, 2nd exit into King Street West, left Chestergate and into bus station. Services departing from Stand Z should turn in front of the Supervisors tower, exit the bus station onto Swaine Street, left into Chestergate, left into Viaduct Street, right into Daw Bank, left King Street West, forward Shaw Heath, comply roundabout, 2nd exit into Shaw Heath (B5465), left Longshut Lane West, right at traffic lights onto A6 and pick up normal route.


199 to Buxton--- from Manchester Airport (Do not use Heaton Lane), normal route to King Street West, left Daw Bank, left Swaine Street, into bus station. Services departing from Stand Z should turn in front of the Supervisors tower, exit the bus station onto Swaine Street, left into Chestergate, left into Viaduct Street, right into Daw Bank, left King Street West, forward Shaw Heath, comply roundabout, 2nd exit into Shaw Heath (B5465), left Longshut Lane West, right at traffic lights onto A6 and pick up normal route.

392 to Macclesfield. Services departing from Stand Z should turn in front of the Supervisors tower, exit the bus station onto Swaine Street, left into Chestergate, left into Viaduct Street, right into Daw Bank, left King Street West, forward Shaw Heath, comply roundabout, 2nd exit into Shaw Heath (B5465), left Longshut Lane West, right at traffic lights onto A6 and pick up normal route.

Bus stops affected
transpeak; none
Skyline 199/392; St. Petersgate, Grand Central, Stockport College, and Brentall Street.

Once the Carnival has cleared the Town Hall, all services will return to normal. 

Services directly affected:
13.05 hrs ex Stockport Skyline 199 to Buxton.
13.35 hrs ex Stockport Skyline 199 to Buxton.
13.15 hrs ex Manchester transpeak to Derby
13.50 hrs ex Stockport service 392 to Macclesfield
14.05hrs ex Stockport Skyline 199 to Buxton.