Service 90 : Due to a funeral procession, the 90 will be on diversion until further notice. From Maldon the bus will travel along The Causeway, left into Holloway Road, right into Maypole Road, right into Prince Of Wales Road, then left into Catchpole Lane and normal line of route. The same will apply in reverse. As soon as we receive word the road is clear, we will resume the correct route. We apologise for this, but it is out of our control.

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We have assessed the current access at the junction of Acacia Drive and Washington Road.

Currently we are able to make the journey towards Maldon Morrisons, as normal, without diverting.

Unfortunately, from Morrisons towards Maldon buses will have to travel via Wyke Hill and Spitall Road. 

You are more than welcome to board the bus on the way out to Morrisons carry on in to town,  if you wish.

We will continue to keep an eye on the situation. Apologies for any inconvenience for these circumstances which ufortunately we have no control over

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.

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.

The bus stops at The Arc Shopping Centre have been suspended for safety reasons whilst major roadworks are taking place.

This will be for up to 3 months.

The nearest alternative stops will be at the Bus Station.

All of the affected services will divert via Risbygate Street & The Parkway for the duration of the bus stop suspension.

We have just been mad aware that Broad Street Green is closed. The Causeway.  We will not be able to serve stops between The Causeway, Maldon and Snows Corner until at least 15:00 hours today. We are very sorry, this is completely out of our control.


Worsening conditions have made us made take the regrettable decision to curtail all of our journeys for the remainder of this evening. There are varying degrees of difficulties across our services. Any buses that are currently in service will continue to their destinations but only as safety determines. We are very sorry, departures from 18:00 onwards are suspended.



90   - worsening conditions, buses are being called back to the depot, the last bus that is out there will be the Witham to Maldon @ 17:30 the last bus, 17:10 from Maldon Morrison will terminate at Maldon town centre.


17:15 Hrs

Village Link 6  -  Broxted is becoming a risk to pass through buses between Stansted Airport and Thaxted will divert via the A120 and Dunmow.


15:16 Hrs

Southend service 60. Our local supervisors have assessed the route, conditions are worsening, the bus will only run between Southend and Rochford for the remainder of today.


Suffolk Services

14/15 Haverhill to BSE - These routes are running, however, between Horringer and Haverhill they will only run along the main A143 and NOT turn off towards the villages either side. Our supervisors have been out and assessed those minor roads and the risk is too high to provide a service beyond the main A143 Horringer to Haverhill Road, sorry.

16  - running well.


West Essex

Village Link 6  -  Broxted is becoming a risk to pass through buses to and from Thaxted will divert via the A120 and Dunmow.

Service 301 is operating normally, Widdington now being served.

Maldon and Witham

90   - worsening conditions, buses are being called back to the depot, the last  bus that is out there will be the Witham to Maldon @ 17:30

288 Tesco to Leisure centre only, NOT to Heybridge.

39 is running well

Braintree, Halstead

21 running well

30 running well

38, 38a running well

North Essex 

All services suspended for the remainder of today 9 Frinton, 105, 107, 101, 115  and 702.



Please check with your local depot for further information

Boreham 01376 503050 for Boreham/Braintree and Maldon services

Rochford 01702 541511 for Southend/Rayleigh/Wickford

Haverhill  01440 704583 for all services in Suffolk

In Rochford, most services will attempt to operate. Please be patient as there will be delays due to the road conditions.

No School services will operate.

No Shopper bus services will operate

Please expect delays across all services

King Edmund School is CLOSED


Please check with your own schools to see if they are open or if they intend to close early

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