Guildford Tomorrow

A reminder this evening of tomorrow’s service changes, which predominantly affect the Guildford area. Out eastwards, Buses 4U have revised timetables on routes 22, 50 and 522 around Dorking. On routes stretching out of town, some into similar territory, are timetable revisions - mostly reductions - to Compass Bus’ Guildford area network. This consists of the … Continue reading Guildford Tomorrow

Safeguard’s Bellfields timetable published

Back in August I reported on Safeguard requesting photos of their buses serving the Bellfields area of Guildford, then towards the beginning of November I followed this up with a hint at them returning to the estate. My news round-up on 1st December covered the Surrey County County (SCC) website confirming the new service, numbered … Continue reading Safeguard’s Bellfields timetable published

Compass Changes & Farnborough Fleets

Compass Changes There are a number of service changes emerging, taking place from early January, and covering routes across our coverage area. All known so far are listed and detailed on the Service Changes page, however of particular note are changes to Compass Bus' Guildford area network. The changes are outlined below, with links to … Continue reading Compass Changes & Farnborough Fleets

Additional Park & Ride journeys for Christmas shoppers

Buses will operate later into the evening on two Park & Ride routes in Guildford, on Thursdays in the run up to Christmas - 15th, 22nd & 29th November, and 6th, 13th & 20th December. Route 200 (Artington) will have buses every 20 minutes from Guildford Bus Station between 19:50 and 21:30, whilst route 300 … Continue reading Additional Park & Ride journeys for Christmas shoppers

Competition to expand from one Park to another?

I have previously covered the introduction by Arriva of three new town circular routes A/B/C in Guildford, replacing their previous larger 26/27 circulars. The A and B in particular go up against Safeguard to the Royal Surrey County Hospital and Park Barn estate respectively. I have also previously reported on what I saw as a … Continue reading Competition to expand from one Park to another?

[UPDATED] Sainsbury’s Shoppers Stranded

UPDATE: Since publishing the article this morning, Paul Simpson (@dutchPaul) tells me that one of the regular drivers has got in touch to tell him that the service has now been given a reprieve until at least next Friday 15th February 2019. The current up-to-date timetable can be downloaded by clicking here. The Watchmoor Park … Continue reading [UPDATED] Sainsbury’s Shoppers Stranded

Proposed service changes in Hampshire published

The results of the public consultation on supported bus services held by Hampshire County Council (HCC) earlier this year have been published. The full report can be read by clicking here, however below is a summary of the proposed changes to bus routes in our area. The changes would take effect during the first quarter … Continue reading Proposed service changes in Hampshire published