Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning service between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton from Monday 29 June to Thursday 2 July

Start date
29/06/2020  00:00
End date
02/07/2020 
Route affected

Between London Paddington / Cardiff Central and Exeter St Davids

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton, closing some lines. 

FROM BRISTOL TEMPLE MEADS direction: 

The 22:00 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids will be diverted between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton, not calling at Nailsea & Backwell and stations to/from Bridgwater. After departure from Bristol Temple Meads it will call additionally at Bath Spa (pick up only) and operate later than normal beyond. Stops at Taunton and Tiverton Parkway will be to pick up and set down customers. A bus will depart at 23:50 from Bristol Temple Meads, setting down only at Nailsea & Backwell, Yatton, Worle, Weston-super-Mare, Highbridge & Burnham and Bridgwater and Taunton. 

The 21:.00 Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids will terminate Bristol Temple Meads. A bus will depart at 22:05 from Bristol Temple Meads to all stations to Taunton. 

The 23:05 Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids will start from Taunton at 00:10 (Tue-Fri). A bus will depart at 23:06 from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids calling at all stations. 

TO BRISTOL TEMPLE MEADS: 

The 21:51 Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads will be diverted between Taunton and Bristol Temple Meads (via Westbury – not calling). It will not call Weston-super-Mare, arriving Bristol Temple Meads 23:33. A bus will depart at 22:29 from Taunton to Weston-super-Mare and Bristol Temple Meads. 

The 22:43 Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads will not run. A bus will depart at 22:43 from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads calling all stations. 

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