15th Sep onwards
Due to the current national driver shortage which is affecting all sectors, and higher-than-usual levels of sickness absence, some journeys are not expected to operate. A full list can be viewed by clicking on the banner at the top of the page or the title of this update. If you're using our app, please click on the link shown below.
Closure at Syke Bank & Front Street, Burnopfield
27th - 30th Sep
Buses will be diverted while Durham County Council carry out essential maintenance at the junction of Syke Bank & Front Street from 07:00 until 19:00 each day between Monday 27th September until Thursday 30th September. The bus stops at High Friarside and near the CO-OP on Front Street will not be served by service X71. Please use stops in the Lintz Estate or on Syke Bank. If you would normally use the stops near the CO-OP, please use the stops near the school. Service 6 will be unable to serve Lintz Estate while works are in place, instead, service X71 will divert through Lintz Estate serving all stops. You can use service X71 to meet with service 6 at Burnopfield shops, or catch service 6 from the stop on Syke Bank. School Bus service 836 will be unable to serve bus stops at Front Street CO-OP, High Friarside or Lintz Estate. Please catch your bus from stops near the school or on Syke Bank.