Travel News – Bus
Other than those disruptions listed below, bus services in the area are running normally with no reported major problems.
Broadway, Dunscroft – service 87
Travel South Yorkshire says Broadway will be closed between the junctions of Parks Road and Station Road for carriageway resurfacing work from Monday 27 November until Friday 1 December (07:30 – 17:30 each day).
Towards Doncaster, service 87 to operate as normal to Station Road at the junction with Broadway then divert via Station Road, Crookes Broom Lane and Sheep Dip Lane before resuming normal route on Broadway.
Towards Moorends, service 87 to operate as normal to Broadway at the junction with Sheep Dip Lane then divert via Sheep Dip Lane, Crookes Broom Lane and Station Road before resuming normal route at the junction with Broadway.
Stainforth, Church Road
Travel South Yorkshire says Church Road in Stainforth will be closed in one direction from the junction of Emerson Avenue towards the junction of Stanley Gardens for street improvement works from Wednesday 15 November 2023 until Friday 12 April 2024.
Service 84 towards Doncaster and service 84a towards Barnby Dun to operate as normal to Station Road at the junction with Emerson Avenue then divert via Emerson Avenue, Princess Avenue and Field Road before resuming normal route on Church Road.
Service 84 towards Thorne and service 84a towards Lindholme will be unaffected and should operate as normal.
Towards Barnby Dun, service 84b to operate as normal to Princess Avenue at the junction with East Lane then divert via East Lane and Field Road before resuming normal route on Church Road.
Towards Sykehouse, service 84b will be unaffected and should operate as normal.
For services 84 towards Doncaster and 84a towards Barnby Dun use bus stops on the diversion route. (Temporary bus stops will be located on Princess Avenue).
Thorne Town Centre, Christmas Lights event
Horse Fair Green, Silver Street and King Street will be closed whilst the Christmas Lights Switch-On event takes place on Friday 1 December (12:00 – 22:00).
Service 86 towards Moorends and service 86a towards South Common to operate as normal to Field Side at the junction with Field Road then divert via Field Road, St Nicholas Road, Church Street and Stonegate before resuming normal route at the junction with Bridge Street.
Towards Thorne Retail Park, services 86 and 86a to operate as normal to Southfield Road at the junction with Tithe Barn Lane then divert via Back Lane, Church Balk, St Nicholas Road and Field Road before resuming normal route Field Side.
Towards Moorends, services 87 and 87a to operate as normal to Bridge Street at the junction with Horse Fair Green then divert directly along Bridge Street before resuming normal route on Ellison Street.
Towards Doncaster, services 87 and 87a will be unaffected and should operate as normal.
Between Doncaster and Thorne, service 84 will terminate at Tudworth Roundabout and will be unable to serve Thorne during this period.
Timetables for the routes operated by First Bus can be found HERE.
Next bus (First SY): www.firstgroup.com/next-bus
Travel South Yorkshire: www.travelsouthyorkshire.com
Travel News – Trains: www.thornetimes.co.uk/travel-news-trains
**Last updated** 30/11/2023