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Transport Notice: Springfield Lane

Road Closure - Springfield Lane, Eccleston

Springfield Lane will be closed between Acacia Grove and Springbrook Close to facilitate resurfacing works after the recent sewer replacement works. This closure is already in operation with an anticipated duration of a further 4 weeks.

Please note the resurfacing works are weather dependent and works timescale may be extended if inclement weather is encountered Works may be completed ahead of schedule, operate as normal when road re-opens.

Diversions:

Service 37: 
As normal from St Helens to Kiln Lane then via Millbrook Lane, Chapel Lane, Broadway and terminate
(omitting Springfield Lane, Houghtons Lane and Walmesley Road)
Return via Broadway, Gunning Avenue, Bleak Hill Road, Kiln Lane then as normal route to St Helens
(omitting Walmesley Road, Broadway, Chapel Lane and Millbrook Lane)

School Services: 

Service 790 am: 
As normal route
Service 790 pm: 
As normal route
Service 796 pm: 
As normal from Rainford High School to Bleak Hill Road then via Millbrook Lane, Chapel Lane, Broadway, Gunning Avenue, Bleak Hill Road, Kiln Lane then as normal route to St Helens Town Centre (omitting Walmsley Road, Houghtons Lane and Springfield Lane)

Note 
All school services will pick up / set down at all stops on diversion routes

Temporary Stop Information:

A) All service 37 drivers are to use the temporary stop on Chapel Lane (o/s Medical Centre) in place of the Chapel Lane / The Cloisters stop

B) All service 37 drivers are to use the temporary stop on Broadway (side of shops) in place of the Walmsley Road / Broadway stop

Passenger Notification 

1) Notification required on the Springfield Lane (Fiveways – Howards) stopsinforming passengers that :- Due to the road closure the nearest stop for diverted services 37 are the temporary stops in Chapel Lane (o/s Medical Centre) or Broadway / Walmesley Road

2) Notification required on the Walmesley Road (Houghtons - Broadway) stopsinforming passengers that :- Due to the road closure the nearest stop for diverted services 37 is the temporary stop in Broadway / Walmesley Road