Service 90: We are sorry but due to over running road works at the junction of Acacia Avenue we will be unable to serve bus stops along Fambridge Road, Washington Road, Dorset Road and Acacia Avenue until further notice. Regrettably, we will have to divert our buses between Maldon High Street and Maldon Morrisons via Spittal Road and the town by-pass. We have no control over these circumstances. Again, please accept our apologies to you all.

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For details of our Christmas and New Year service arrangements please see the schedules for the areas we cover.

 

South Essex (Southend, Rochford, Billericay etc)

Mid Essex ( Maldon, Witham, Braintree, Halstead etc)

Tendring ( Walton, Frinton Colchester areas)

Suffolk and West Essex ( Haverhill, Bury, Newmarket, Saffron Walden, Stansted Airport, Bishops Stortford (Herts))

 

We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy 2019.

 

Due to road closures in place for the annual Maldon Christmas Fayre the following diversions will be in place this Thursday 29th November.

Buses passing through Maldon in both directions will not serve Market Hill, High Street or Spital Road from 16:00 hrs

From Tesco they run via the bypass, however, the Acacia/ Dorset/ Washington Road area will still be served.

Due to supply works being undertaken by Essex & Suffolk Water in Rickstones Road, Witham this stop will not be served on Saturday 24 November 2018.

Buses will be diverted between Silver End Broadway, (Co-op) and then travel direct via Cressing Temple Barns towards Witham with the next available stop being The Cherry Tree. The return route will be the reverse of the above.

 

Here are the bus stops that will be missed.

  • Silver End, CEGO
  • Groom’s Lane
  • Western Arms
  • Rivenhall Church Road
  • Rivenhall, Shop
  • Rivenhall, The Oak
  • Witham, Rickstones Road
  • Witham, Virgil Road
  • Witham, Hemminway Road

 

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused, we have no control over these circumstances.

Due to the closure of Limebrook Way in Maldon  23 to 26 November 2018, Route 90 will be unable to serve Fambridge Road and Washington Road.

Buses will exit Maldon Morrisons, travel up Wycke Hill, right into Acacia Drive, travel around Dorset Road, then exit via Acacia Drive and back onto the normal line of route.

The same will apply when travelling towards Morrisons.

Boreham Depot: We are currently experiencing a fault with our telephone lines,( National outage with our hosted telephony supplier, Gamma). Apologies if you are unable to get through, sometimes phones ring but when we try to answer they do not connect. it is unlikely that VMs will be saved by the system.

https://downdetector.co.uk/problems/gamma

 

Due to the closure of Howe Green Road in Purleigh, the 510 will be diverting down Marlpits Road/Hackmans Lane until the 7th December when it re-opens. This means that Purleigh will not be served.

We have been made aware that Hinds Bridge, Inworth will be closed for the first few weeks of September.

Route 506 will travel to and from Colchester direct from Tiptree. 

We will divert the 505 bus route through Kelvedon and Copford to collect any passengers along that section of the 506 route that would have otherwise have been missed out.  506 pass holders, please just show your travel pass to the 505 route drivers, passes will be accepted.

With effect from 05 September 2018 441 will no longer serve Old Harlow, Sheering, Hatfield Heath or Little Hallingbury.  The service will now commence at Takeley @ 07:07hrs.

Route 621 is to be extended to commence in Witham and serve Silver End. The route will commenece at Lynfield Motors in Witham, Colingwood Road, Opp Rail Stattion and the via Braintree Road and via Cressing Temple Barns to Silver End, Broadway. From there  - Temple Lane, Boars Tye Road, Cressing Three Ashes, A120 then to Cogegshall Road to Kings Park Village bus stop. Onward from there it is the existing 621 route. Cressing Road is no longer served.

Timetable can be found here.

Regrettably, due to low patronage, we have had to take the decision to withdraw route 623 Silver End to Chelmsford. The final day of operation will be Friday 20th July 2018.

We have amended route 621  from September to continue a connection to Chelmsford from Witham and Silver End.

621 will now start at the Lynfield Motors, Witham passing through the town centre, Collingwood Road, Rail Station then onto Silver End via Braintree Road and Cressing Temple Barns. It will serve any public bus stop along the line of this route.

Witham, Lynfield Motors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0700

Witham, Railway Station . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0710

Silver End, Co-op Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0718

 (no longer serves Cressing Road)

Braintree, Kings Park Village . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0729

Braintree, Julien Court Road . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0734

Bocking, Braintree College . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0737

Bocking, Wentworth Crescent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..0740

Braintree, Tabor High School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  0744

Great Notley, Queenborough Lane . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0757

Great Notley, White Court . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  0800

Great Leighs, St. Annes Castle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0807

Little Waltham, Ash Tree Corner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0813

Chelmsford, Oliver Way . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0824

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