Higher Lane will be closed, at Mill Lane, from Thursday 19 December 2019 until further notice.

Bus diversions are as follows:

Route 38A will travel as normal from St Helens to Rainford Road, then via Rainford By-Pass, Mill Lane, Higher  Lane, then as normal route to Rainford (omitting Crank Road, Crank Hill and a section of Higher Lane). This service will return via the reverse of this route.

Route 152 will travel as normal from St Helens to Rainford Road, then via Rainford By-Pass, Mill Lane, Higher  Lane, then as normal route to Ormskirk (omitting Crank Road, Crank Hill and a section of Higher Lane). This service will return via the reverse of this route.

Route 157 will travel as normal from Ashton to Red Cat Lane, then via Crank Hill, Crank Road, Rainford Road, Rainford By-Pass, Mill Lane, Higher Lane, then as normal route to Rainford Station (omitting a section of Higher Lane). This service will return via the reverse of this route.
 
Ref: RW8394​