Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning service between Bristol Temple Meads and Taunton from Monday 21 to Thursday 24 September

Start date
21/09/2020  00:00
End date
24/09/2020 
Route affected

Between London Paddington / Cardiff Central and Exeter St Davids

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

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

FROM BRISTOL TEMPLE MEADS:

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 calling at all stations to Taunton.

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 Bridgwater. A bus will depart Bristol Temple Meads at 23:50 serving Nailsea & Backwell, Yatton, Worle, Weston-super-Mare, Highbridge & Burnham and Bridgewater.

The 23:05 Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids will start from Taunton. A bus will depart Bristol Temple Meads at 23:06 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. A bus will depart Taunton at 22:29 calling 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 at all stations.

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