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 Chain Lane (St Helens)

Chain Lane (St Helens)

30/10/2019 30/10/2019

Routes 40 and 742 are affected.

Chain Lane will be closed, between Blackbrook Road and Link Avenue, from Monday 27 October 2019 for approximately 2 weeks.

Bus diversions are as follows: 

Route 40 will travel as normal from Haydock to Blackbrook Road, then continue via Blackbrook Road, Park Road, Merton Bank Road, Islands Brow, Hinckley Road, Shenton Avenue, Desford Avenue, Chain Lane, then as normal route to Riverside College (omitting a section of Chain Lane). This service will return as normal to Hinckley Road, then via Shenton Avenue, Desford Avenue, Chain Lane, Hinckley Road, Islands Brow, Merton Bank Road, Park Road, Blackbrook Road, then as normal route to Haydock (omitting a section of Chain Lane). 

Route 742 will travel as normal from Platt Bridge to Blackbrook Road, then continue via Blackbrook Road, Park Road, Merton Bank Road, Islands Brow, Hinckley Road, Shenton Avenue, Desford Avenue, Chain Lane, then as normal route to Carmel College (omitting a section of Chain Lane). This service will return as normal to Hinckley Road, then via Shenton Avenue, Desford Avenue, Chain Lane, Hinckley Road, Islands Brow, Merton Bank Road, Park Road, Blackbrook Road, then as normal route to Platt Bridge (omitting a section of Chain Lane).

Ref: RW8322​