Unfortunately it looks like the evening bus service will not run after 14th August due to low numbers of users. Could all users of any bus service please ensure that any card they have is swiped on the bus’s machine to ensure their journey is recorded. If the queue for the bus is busy and… read more
Transport Report – July 2017 — evening bus services to be cut The evening bus services operated by Thamesdown, Service Nos 70A and 72A, funded by Wiltshire Council and Swindon BC and not run as a commercial service, will be withdrawn from Monday 14th August 2017. We have heard of a number of concerns from… read more
Transport Report – August 2017 Evening Bus Services – update 6th Formers School Transport saved As the Ridgeway Bell was going to press, we are no nearer knowing if we have an evening bus service. A lot of work has been done in the last month by SBC officer, Nigel Hale, in getting quotes… read more
Third phase of Akers Way reconstruction to start next week Phase three of the work to reconstruct Akers Way stared on Monday (10 July) following the successful completion of the latest section of carriageway. For the last four weeks, the contractor delivering the project on behalf of Swindon Borough Council has been working to improve… read more
From 8th July, Network Rail will be carrying out work in the Chippenham area to prepare for new trains later in the year. As a result, services will be amended and replacement buses will run on routes via Chippenham. For more details on these changes, and other planned engineering works on the Great Western line, visit the… read more
Please click here to open the document: Transport Report – July 2017
Consultation Still Open For Parents To Have Their Say On Proposed School Transport Changes Parents are being reminded that they still have time to take part in a consultation on proposed changes to free home to school transport. Swindon Borough Council, like all local authorities, is required to provide free home to school transport to… read more
Regent Circus consultation to take place next week Proposals to change the layout of Regent Circus will be unveiled to the public next week. Two drop-in sessions have been organised at the Central Library next Friday (16 June) and Saturday (17 June) to explain the plans, which include installing a continuous bus lane that will run… read more
Please click the link to view or download the presentation shared at the Junction 15 Information Event on May 24th. Presentation on Junction 15 Information Event, May 24th.
SBC will be installing the bus stops on the Chiseldon to Wroughton route by mid June.