Travel information for Portsmouth, south east Hampshire and West Sussex for w/c Friday May 6, 2011

gosport 50-mile charity walk

50-mile charity walk launched in Gosport mums memory

Pictured: Helen Bulbeck from Brainstrust is pictured at Trinity Landing, Isle of Wight, with Jon Jones and his children, 14-year-old Adrienne and 12-year-old Isaac.

The family of a Gosport woman who died of a brain tumour in 2016 have helped the Isle of Wight-based charity she supported to launch a two-day, 50-mile fundraising walk around the island.

 

Jon Jones, his 14-year-old daughter Adrienne and 12-year-old son Isaac, from Lee-on-Solent, Gosport, joined Helen Bulbeck, co-founder and director of services at brainstrust, to launch the charitys third Follow the Seagulls two-day walk, which starts on 1 April and will cover a 50-mile route around the Isle of Wight.

 

Mum Jo Jones, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2010, took part in the 2016 Follow the Seagulls walk. She died last summer.

 

Adrienne Jones said: "Mum really enjoyed the walk. It was a challenge for all of us, but it felt good afterwards. I w

Family launch walk in memory of mum

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Keeping you on the move in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and Chichester.

ROADS

FAREHAM: Gosport Road, Stubbington until Wednesday; Palmerston Drive, off the entry to the industrial estate just off the B3385 Newgate Lane, closed until August; Hill Head Road until August; The Avenue until May; Eastern Way, Quay Street, Portland Street, Western Way, Gosport Road until April 2012

GOSPORT: Ann’s Hill Road until Wednesday; Coombe Road until May 16; Frater Lane until May 26; Stokes Bay Road until May 27; Wych Lane until February 2012

HAVANT: Bedhampton Hill Road until July

HAYLING ISLAND: Havant Road until May 16

WATERLOOVILLE: Kidmore Lane until May 27; Hambledon Road until May 19; Catherington Lane until May 20

PETERSFIELD: Cranford Road until May 27

PORTSMOUTH: Allaway Avenue, Arundel Street, Bellevue Terrace, Bransbury Road, Broad Street, Clydebank Road, Commercial Road, Cromwell Road, Curlew Path, Dovercourt Road, Eastern parade, Eastwood Road, Grove Road North, Isambard Brunel Road, Kings Terrace, Norway Road, Osborne Road, Oyster Street, Pier Road Roundabout, Portswood Road, St Catherine Street, Winston Churchill Avenue, Winter Road, Yorke Street.

A3: Work continues on the Hindhead tunnel.

RAILWAYS

SOUTHWEST TRAINS

No planned engineering works.

Visit southwesttrains.co.uk for more information.

SOUTHERN RAILWAY

No planned engineering works. Visit southernrailway.com for more information.

FIRST GREAT WESTERN

On Saturday the 8.23pm service from Portsmouth Harbour to Cardiff Central will terminate at Bristol Parkway with a bus connection to Patchway and stations to Cardiff Central.

On Sunday the line will be closed between Warminster and Salisbury with buses in operation.

Services between Cardiff Central and Southampton Central, Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton will operate to a revised timetable with some services not running.

Visit firstgreatwestern.co.uk for more information.

BUSES AND FERRIES

STAGECOACH

No planned disruption to services.

FIRST

Due to the closure of Wych Lane in Bridgemary as part of the BRT works First will be revising services 81, 82, 83, 85, 86 and 88.

Journeys operated as service 81 will be replaced with journeys operating as 83 with minor timetable changes.

Service 85 and 86 will be diverted from Nobes Avenue Shops to Gregson Avenue, Cunningham Drive and Fareham Road in both directions.

Service 88 will also divert from Carisbrooke Road, Brading Avenue, Brewers Lane, Nobes Avenue, Gregson Avenue, Cunningham Drive and Fareham Road in both directions.

A shuttle service, numbered G1, will operate every 15 minutes between 7am and 7pm on Monday to Saturdays to link with the diverted services.

The shuttle bus will operate in an anti-clockwise loop, running from Nobes Avenue Shops to Gregson Avenue, Wych Lane, Tukes Avenue, Carisbrooke Road, Brading Avenue, Brewers Lane and Nobes Avenue, connecting with the diverted 85 86 and 88 services at Nobes Avenue Shops.

IOW FERRIES

No planned disruption to services.

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