Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning Great Western Railway service to / from Bedwyn on Monday 14 to Friday 18 December

Start date
14/12/2020  00:00
End date
18/12/2020 
Route affected

Between London Paddington / Reading / Newbury and Bedwyn

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Reading and Bedwyn, closing some lines.

To Newbury / Bedwyn:

Monday

The 22:20 London Paddington to Bedwyn will terminate at Reading. A replacement bus will depart at 23:14 from Reading to Newbury and Bedwyn, calling all stations except Reading West.

The 22:44 Newbury to Bedwyn will not run and will be replaced by a bus departing at 22:50 from Newbury to Kintbury, Hungerford and Bedwyn.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:17 Reading to Newbury will not run and will be replaced by a bus departing at 00:20 from Reading setting down only at all stations to Newbury arrive 01:24. 

Tuesday to Thursday

The 21:52 Newbury to Bedwyn will not run and will be replaced by a bus departing at 21:52 from Newbury to Kintbury, Hungerford and Bedwyn. This bus also connects at Newbury out of 21:04 London Paddington to Plymouth.

The 22:10 Reading to Newbury and the 22:44 Newbury to Bedwyn will not run. A replacement bus will depart at 22:10 from Reading to Newbury calling all stations. Abus will also depart at 22:10 from Reading (fast) to Newbury, Kintbury, Hungerford and Bedwyn.

The 22:20 London Paddington to Bedwyn will terminate at Reading. A replacement bus will depart at 23:14 from Reading to Newbury and Bedwyn, calling all stations except Reading West.

From Bedwyn / Newbury: 

Monday

The 23:17 Bedwyn to Reading will not run. A replacement bus will depart at 23:38 from Bedwyn to Hungerford, Kintbury and Newbury, then Thatcham and Reading. A second replacement bus will run from Newbury to Reading, calling at all stations.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:06 Bedwyn to London Paddington will not run. An earlier bus will depart at 23:38 (Mon-Thu) from Bedwyn to Hungerford, Kintbury, Newbury, Thatcham and Reading. Rail connection from Reading to London Paddington.

Tuesday to Thursday

The 22:19 Bedwyn to Newbury will not run, also the 22:51 Newbury to London Paddington will start from Reading. A replacement will depart at 22:40 from Bedwyn to Hungerford, Kintbury and Newbury, then Thatcham and Reading. Connecting at Newbury into road transport at 23:29 from Newbury to Reading, calling all stations.

The 23:17 Bedwyn to Reading will not run. A replacement bus will depart at 23:38 from Bedwyn to Hungerford, Kintbury and Newbury, then Thatcham and Reading.

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