30 Tweets that prove Sheffield’s bus changes aren’t working

Bus timetable and route changes cause chaos for travellers in Sheffield'Picture Dean Atkins
Bus timetable and route changes cause chaos for travellers in Sheffield'Picture Dean Atkins
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Sheffield bus users have taken to social media to vent their frustrations atfer services were cut, revised and diverted across the city.

The Star has reported on the bus chaos caused by widespread changes to bus services - CLICK HERE introduced by Sheffield Bus Partnership.

Users have complained of missing buses, late services and drivers who do not know the new routes.

Despite the changes having been introduced over a week ago, buses are still in chaos, according to passengers.

We’ve put together this collection of Tweets, all made in the last few days.

One tweet said: “Spent one hour 35 minutes waiting for 35 at Meadowhall. No sign, two missing, now showing next one at 20.24. I give up.”

A tweet from First Bus to a passenger who complained...

A tweet from First Bus to a passenger who complained...

Another said: “The new changes are not good. Online timetables don’t match bus stop times or bus arrivals! Drivers are clueless.”

@Arne_hides said: “I couldn’t get on my 51 because the bus driver just didn’t turn up when the drivers were switching, why is this acceptable?”

@LauraBaker387 said: “Once again I’m 20 minutes late for work. Please change the 81 to get to Dore on time.”

@fleetwoodcat said: “Changing the buses has added another 20+ minutes to my two hour daily commute, absolute joke.”

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

@Gavhuds said: “One again, buses going past refusing passengers. Never happened with the 53. Train missed.”

First Bus had some words of comfort for one user, Alex Krol, who complained that her bus had turned up 10 minutes late.

She tweeted: “@FirstSouthYorks It arrived, 10 mins late but better than nothing!”

First replied: “@Krollydolly That is great compared to some of our other services tonight ^DL”

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

*Have you had problems on the buses since the changes? Tweet us @Sheffieldstar and let us know in the comments below.

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the Tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire

Some of the Tweets to First Bus and Stagecoach South Yorkshire