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2 Major Alerts & Incidents


  • Public event, Road closure

    Providence Lane

    Last updated: 09:30 | 13/01/2022
  • Incidents, Accident

    Lower Ashley road approaching M32 J3

    Last updated: 14:06 | 26/09/2022

126 Disrupted Bus Routes


1548 Roadworks and Road Closures


  • Road closure

    Combe Avenue

    Last updated: 11:50 | 26/09/2022
  • Carnival / Parade / Street party, Road closure

    South Terrace

    Last updated: 09:55 | 15/09/2022
  • Road closure

    Barton Vale

    Last updated: 15:21 | 23/08/2022

271 Current Rail Disruptions

  • AW – Transport for Wales to / from Pwllheli

    Buses replace trains between Machynlleth and Pwllheli until Friday 14 October

    Last updated: 01:54 22/09/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Machynlleth and Pwllheli, closing all lines.

    Buses replace trains between Machynlleth and Pwllheli.

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

    Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

    For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

    You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

  • GWR – Great Western Railway between Worcester Foregate Street / Gloucester / Bristol Temple Meads / Westbury and Weymouth

    Buses replace trains between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth from Saturday 24 until Friday 30 September

    Last updated: 02:53 29/07/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Yeovil Pen Mill and Dorchester West, closing lines all week.

    Buses will replace trains between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth (fast and stopping buses).

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

    Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

    For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

    You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

  • GWR – All Great Western Railway routes

    Industrial action to affect Great Western Railway on 1, 5 and 8 October

    Last updated: 02:43 24/09/2022

    Great Western Railway services will be affected by industrial action on the following dates:

     

    On each strike date services will be severely disrupted and some parts of the GWR network will have no train service at all, an extremely limited service will operate between 07:30 and 18:30, and the last trains will leave much earlier. Train services on the days following the industrial action will also be disrupted.

    Services are expected to be extremely busy and you are advised to find alternative ways to travel on each strike day. Only travel by train if absolutely necessary

    Friday 30 September 

    Trains will run as planned with some minor changes to late-night services. The Night Riviera Sleeper will not operate.

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    Saturday 1 October - Strike day

    An extremely limited service will operate. Services will start at 07:30 and all journeys must be completed before 18:30.

    Rail services will only operate on the following routes

    • Between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington
    • Between Reading and Didcot Parkway
    • Between Reading and Basingstoke

     

    There are NO other train services on the GWR network.

    Sunday 2 October 

    Trains will start later than usual with some morning services cancelled. A limited and reduced timetable will operate on long-distance services.

    Trains which are running will be extremely busy and if you can travel on Monday 3 or Tuesday 4 October please do so, tickets will be valid. The Night Riviera Sleeper will operate. 

    Monday 3 October

    A full timetable in operation.

    Tuesday 4 October

    Trains will run as planned with some minor changes to late-night services. Please check before you travel. The Night Riviera Sleeper will not operate.

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    Wednesday 5 October - Strike day

    An extremely limited service will operate. Services will start at 07:30 and all journeys must be completed before 18:30.

    Rail services will only operate on the following routes:

    • Between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington
    • Between Reading and Oxford
    • Between Reading and Basingstoke

     

    There are NO other train services on the GWR network. The Night Riviera Sleeper will not operate.

    Thursday 6 October 

    Trains will start later than usual with some morning services cancelled. A normal timetable will resume thereafter, but we short-notice cancellations may be necessary. The Night Riviera Sleeper will operate. 

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    Saturday 8 October - Strike day

    The full impact of how train services could be affected by this industrial action is currently being assessed. This page will be updated closer to the strike action taking place.

    Ticket information 

    Customers who have already purchased tickets for strike days can claim a full refund or amend their ticket.

    • Tickets for travel on 1 October are valid for travel on 30 September, 2, 3, and 4 October
    • Tickets for travel on 2 October are valid for travel on 2, 3, and 4 October
    • Tickets for travel on 5 October are valid for travel on 4, 6, and 7 October
    • Tickets for travel on 8 October are valid for travel on 7, 9, 10, and 11 October

     

    For further information on tickets, travel advice and FAQs see the Great Western Railway website

    Check before you travel:

    The National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner will be updated on Tuesday 27 September for the services on Saturday 1 October and on Thursday 29 September for the services on Wednesday 5 October. The industry is still working on the plans for Saturday 8 October. 

Live Travel Tweets


This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 3:53 PM on the 26th September 2022

The previous RTC on Lower Ashley road/ M32 J3 has now cleared. #twTraffic #Bristol BE

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 3:36 PM on the 26th September 2022

RT @FirstBSA: ⚠️ SERVICE UPDATE ⚠️ Colston Street, Centre - CLOSURE - (T1 & Y1): https://t.co/uBxBTpfqDY Apologies.

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 3:08 PM on the 26th September 2022

RTC Lower Ashley Road approaching M32 J3 from Sussex place, 2 of 3 lanes blocked. approach with caution, expect delays #twTraffic #Bristol BE

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 2:36 PM on the 26th September 2022

RT @FirstBSA: ⚠️ SERVICE UPDATE ⚠️ East Street, Bedminster - CLOSURE - (71, 75, 76, 90, m1 & A1) https://t.co/GnbvBIgMui Apologies.