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Service and Timetable Changes
Southern are implementing a change to their timetable due to the disruption caused by staff shortages on trains. Milton Keynes to Clapham Junction services will not operate. Some services may still be cancelled throughout the day.Until 31st August.
Location: London
Last update: 31/07/2016 07:08:54
Delays
On strike days some routes will run to revised timetables. Drivers are striking most days apart from Tuesdays and Thursdays until the 3rd of September. Check the First Dorset website for more details and timetable information.Until 3rd September.
Location: Dorset
Last update: 29/07/2016 13:58:14
Speeds
Due to the roadworks on Gravel Hill. Until 20th November.
Location: Broadstone, Dorset
Last update: 27/07/2016 14:19:36
Roadworks
Affecting journeys between Poole and Wimborne Minster. Until 20th November.
Diversion: Heading from Poole, to use the B3074 - A348 and A341, rejoining the A349 at the northern closure point / Heading to Poole, vice versa. Temporary bus timetables on routes three, four and 32
Location: Oakley, Dorset
Last update: 27/07/2016 14:14:39
Non-sporting Events
The event is taking place at Lulworth Castle. Various traffic management measures in place around the village. Delays likely also on the A352. Campsites open on Thursday, before the festival starts Friday.From 29th July to 1st August.
Location: East Lulworth, Dorset
Last update: 27/07/2016 13:17:06
Operational Difficulties
On 31st July.
Location: Dorset
Last update: 22/07/2016 10:26:56
Roadworks
Between 22:00 and 7:00 Mondays to Fridays from 1st to 18th August.
Diversion: Via the A3066, A35, A37 and A356. (The diversion route is a distance of approximately 40 miles)
Location: Beaminster, Dorset
Last update: 19/07/2016 11:06:04
Other
The Dorchester Park and Ride closes down permanently at 6:15pm on Friday 29th July.From 18:00 on 29th July to 12th August.
Location: Dorchester, Dorset
Last update: 15/07/2016 15:59:41
Operational Difficulties
Buses will run between Didcot Parkway, Oxford, Banbury and Leamington Spa and also between Oxford, Banbury, Leamington Spa and Coventry, then between Didcot Parkway and Coventry. From 30th to 31st July.
Location: Oxfordshire
Last update: 15/07/2016 10:27:00
Non-sporting Events
On the A354 north of Blandford Forum. Car Parks open at 07:00, Show Gates at 08:00.From 25th to 29th August.
Location: Tarrant Hinton, Dorset
Last update: 12/07/2016 11:36:57
Speeds
As a trial along the stretch. No restrictions to the carriageway are in place. Until 1st October 2017.
Location: Dorchester, Dorset
Last update: 12/07/2016 10:16:46
Roadworks
Until 4th August.
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Last update: 07/07/2016 21:20:37
Operational Difficulties
Major flood prevention work is taking place to the South of Oxford closing the line.No trains will run between Didcot Parkway and Coventry / Birmingham. Buses will replace trains between these stations.From 30th to 31st July.
Location: Crosscountry, Oxfordshire
Last update: 02/07/2016 14:55:56
Speeds
There's a temporary speed restriction in place because of the Gravel Hill roadworks. This road has a gross weight limit of 7.5 tonnes which is being enforced by the police.Until 20th November.
Location: Oakley, Dorset
Last update: 28/07/2016 15:55:01

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