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 Coaley Lane, Newbottle
14th - 15th Oct
Buses on Sunderland District Cherries service 35 & school bus 885 to Park View School will be unable to serve the bus stops near Melrose Gardens while Sunderland City Council carry out essential maintenance at Coaley Lane between 08:00 & 18:00 on Thursday 14th & Friday 15th October. School bus 885 to Park View School will operate via Blind Lane then turn right onto Coaley Lane, u turning at the roundabout. Sunderland District Cherries 35 towards Sunderland will operate along Blind Lane to the roundabout at the Beehive, u turn there and operate back along Blind Lane to Grasswell Chippy, turning left there and resuming normal route at Mama's Italian Bar & Grill. The bus stops between the Beehive and Houghton Road will not be served. Towards Low Moorsley, buses will operate the opposite of this diversion.