Bus route disruption predicted due to roadworks in Sheffield

Bus services will change due to roadworks across Sheffield
Bus services will change due to roadworks across Sheffield
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Roadworks across Sheffield will disrupt bus commuters from tomorrow. Here's what you need to know if your service is affected

A number of First bus services will be impacted by the works which continue into Thursday, June 1.

20, 97 and 98 services

The 20, 97 and 98 services are affected as Norwood Road is closed and Herries Road, between Norwood Road and Longley Lane, is partly closed for resurfacing works.

The 20 service towards Ecclesfield will be as normal to Burngreave Road, then turn left onto Minna Road and second right onto Cooks Wood Road.

It will then turn right onto Longley Avenue West and left onto Herries Road and continue as normal.

The service towards Hemsworth is normal to Herries Road, but will then turn right onto Norwood Avenue, left onto Shirecliffe Road, left onto Minna Road and right onto Burngreave Road.

Services 97 and 98 towards Hillsborough will be as normal to Scott Road, then forwards onto Firshill Crescent, right onto Shirecliffe Road, right onto Longley Avenue West, forwards onto Longley Lane and then continues as normal.

Services 97 and 98 towards Totley will run normally to Longley Lane, then forwards onto Norwood Avenue, left onto Shirecliffe Road, left onto Firshill Crescent and then normal from Scott Road junction.

The work is scheduled to finish on Thursday, June 1.

70, 71, 72/72a, 73 services

From Tuesday, May 3, to Sunday, June 4, the bottom of Whitehill Lane and the southern end of Howarth Road will be closed for highway improvement works.

Services 70 and 71 will omit Howarth Road and operate in both directions via Whitehill Lane and Whitehill Road.

Services 72 and 72a will divert between Bonet Lane and Parkway Bridge via Brinsworth Road and new Brinsworth Road.

Service 73 will divert between Brinsworth Lane (Brinsworth Manor School) and Parkway Bridge via Brinsworth Lane, Brinsworth Road and Brinsworth New Road.

81, 82 and 85 services

West Bar will be closed from Friday at 8pm until 6am Tuesday. It will be closed again on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 30 and 31.

Services towards the city and Ecclesall Road will run as normal to Shalesmoor, then continue along Derek Dooley Way to Bridgehouses gyratory.

They will make a U-turn and head back to turn left onto Bridge Street, left onto Millsands, right onto Bridge Street, left onto Snig Hill and then continue as normal.

Services towards Stannington and High Green will operate as normal to Angel Street, but then turn left onto Bank Street, left onto Tenter Street around the roundabout and back onto Tenter Street, left onto West Bar/Gibraltar Street and then as normal.