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Snow affected buses update in Norwich and Norfolk at 12.30pm

PUBLISHED: 11:19 16 January 2013 | UPDATED: 14:02 17 January 2013

First Buses' services in Norwich and Norfolk are affected by the snow today. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

First Buses' services in Norwich and Norfolk are affected by the snow today. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Archant Norfolk 2013

First Buses in Norfolk has issued an update on its services today, in light of the weather conditions.

A spokesman said: “We are working with Norfolk County Council to ensure we serve roads that have been gritted as soon as possible.”

Service 11

Sprowston Tescos - Sprowston Rd - City Centre - Newmarket Road - NNUH (Roundabout)

Will not service Sprowston estate, Eaton village, Roundhouse Way, NNUH Plaza

Service 12

Wroxham to Stalham

Direct Only

Will not serve Horning or Ludham

Service 13

Spixworth Road, Crostwick Lane, North Walsham Road - City Centre - Newmarket Road - A11 - Attleborough Queens Square

Will not serve Ivy Road, Park Road, Besthorpe

Service 14

Dussindale - City Centre - Old Norwich/London Rd - Wymondham Cross

Will not serve Silfield, Harts Farm, Hethersett

Service 15/15A

Brundall A47 Roundabout - BBP (Main Roads) - City Centre - Wymondham Cross

Will not serve Ling wood, Blofield, Blofield Heath, Hethersett


Old Catton White Woman Lane - City Centre - Earlham Green Lane - Bowthrope - Three Score Road - NNUH/UEA (Roundabout)

Will not serve Fiddlewood Estate, West Earlham Shops, Marlbrook Hill, Wendene (Roys), Dodderman Way

Service 23/23A

Lodge Farm via Dereham Rd - City Centre - Heartsease via Salhouse Rd, Woodside Rd, Plumstead Rd

Terminating at Medical Centre Longwater Lane

Will not serve Norwich Road, West End, Long Water Lane, Costessey Estate or Lodge Farm

Service 24/24A

Queens Hill (Main Estate Roundabout) - City Centre - Thorpe Sains via St Williams Way

Will not serve Queens Hill further than the main roundabout, Thorpe St Andrew estate

Service 25/25A

Rail Stn - City Centre - UEA

Will not serve Northfields, De Hague, North Park Avenue diversion via the Avenues

Service 28

Thorpe Marriott to City

Will not serve Long Dale side of Thorpe Marriott

Service 29

Will operate as 28

Will not serve Taverham

Service 36

Horsford - Norwich - Long Stratton

Will not service Horsford Estate (Main Rd only), St Ledger, Francis Way in Long Stratton

Service 37

Hellesdon - Norwich - Mulbarton

Terminating at the Bull Roundabout and Cukoofield Roundabout (Mulbarton)

Will not serve Hellesdon Estate or Mulbarton Long Lane, Cuckoofield

Service 38

Ives Road - City

Not serving Ives Road terminating at Fifer Lane Roundabout

Service 39

Lakenham - City - Mile Cross

Diversion Via City View Road, Tuckswood Roundabout

Not Serving Mile Cross Estate or Lakenham minor Roads

All Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth town services are operating as normal.

Any services via Norwich will be subject to delay due to the dangerous road conditions in Norwich.

The King’s Lynn X1 service will be subject to delay for up to 30 minutes, due to the dangerous road conditions in Norwich.

Konectbus has said it will serve main roads only and anticipates considerable delays.

Norfolk County Council has said Norwich park & ride sites are operating, except one service from Costessey, the 604.

Anglian Bus has said all its buses will be running today but some minor untreated roads will not be served and passengers should expect some delays.

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  • Radio Norfolk had a First Spokesman on before 7am . She was reading a list of service changes , when she got to 2122 , Chris Goreham interrupted her , and said that the buses were just using the main roads , and finished the item . Of course , he`s in a two car family . never used a bus for years , if at all . This was vital information lost through his arrogance .

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    Wednesday, January 16, 2013

  • Wouldn't it more sense if the buses that run from beyond the Ring road got as far into the city as they could, and then turned round and went back, rather than trying to go all the way through.

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    Stew Pydsodd

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013

  • It would but remeber that would rely on 'First' planning, not one of the most likliest of possibilities...

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    Wednesday, January 16, 2013

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