Future engineering work

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Amended services at Westbury from Friday 10 until Monday 13 April

Start date
10/04/2020  00:00
End date
13/04/2020 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway - between London Paddington / Gloucester / Bristol Temple Meads / Bristol Parkway / Swindon and Westbury / Brighton / Portsmouth Harbour / Exter St Davids / Plymouth / Penzance / Weymouth

South Western Railway - between London Waterloo and Exeter St Davids

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Westbury area into the early hours of Tuesday morning, closing various lines.

As a result of this, the majority of services through Westbury will be retimed. The following alterations will also apply:

Great Western Railway

Friday

  • The 09:15 Penzance to London Paddington will depart earlier at 09:13.

Saturday

  • The 08.03, 10.02, 15.02 and 18.03 London Paddington to Penzance, also 09.03 London Paddington to Plymouth will depart up 3 minutes earlier than normal.
  • The 07.59, 08.59, 09.59, 14.59 and 18.00 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads will depart up to 3 minutes later than normal.

Sunday only

  • The 08.51 London Paddington to Plymouth will depart 09.00.
  • The 10.36, 12.36 and 14.36 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids will depart earlier at 10.33, 12.33 and 14.33, respectively
  • The 16.36, 18.36, 19.03, 20.03 London Paddington to Plymouth will depart earlier at 16.27, 18.27, 18.53, 19.53, respectively
  • The 17.03, 18.03 London Paddington to Penzance will depart earlier at 16.53, 17.53 respectively.
  • The 22:30 Paignton to Exmouth will depart Exeter St Davids at 23:36 and run later than normal.
  • The 23:30 Exmouth to Exeter St Davids will depart at 23:44
  • The 23:59 Exmouth to Exeter St Davids will not run, an additional service will depart at 00:12 (Monday)

Monday

  • The 06:12 Frome to London Paddington service will not run
  • The 06:42 Frome to Cardiff Central service will be amended to run between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway only
  • The 09:15 Penzance to London Paddington service will be retimed to depart earlier at 09:13 

South Western Railway

Saturday

  • The 07:36 Castle Cary to Salisbury will be amended to run at 08:10 from Westbury to Salisbury
  • The 08:50 London Waterloo to Frome will terminate at Westbury
  • The 11:30 Frome to Salisbury will start from Westbury at 11:43

Sunday

  • The 09:50 Yeovil Junction to Salisbury will be amended to run at 10:43 from Westbury to Salisbury
  • The 17:45 London Waterloo to Yeovil Pen Mill will terminate at Westbury

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