Travel information for Portsmouth, south east Hampshire and West Sussex for w/c Friday January 28, 2011

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

ROADS

FAREHAM: Palmerston Drive, off the entry to the industrial estate just off the B3385 Newgate Lane, closed until August; Hill Head Road until August;

Portchester Road until February 1; Quay Street, West Street until March; Eastern Way,Western Way until May; OldStreet until February 11;

GOSPORT: Trafalgar Square until February 18; Brewers Lane until February 8; Howe Road until February 14; Brockhurst Road until February 2

LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT: Pier Street until February 10.

HAYLING ISLAND: Havant Road until February 4

DENMEAD: Hambledon Road until February.

WATERLOOVILLE: Hambledon Road until February 18, Crookhorn Lane until February 4; Five Heads Road , Frogmore Lane until February 1; Pyle Lane until February 2

HAVANT: Havant Road until February 1; Bedhampton Hill Road until July; Beach Road until February 11, Middle Park Way until February 18; New Road until May.

EMSWORTH: Kings Road closed until March; Warblington Road closed until February 18.

PORTSMOUTH: Abbeydore Road, Adair Road, Ashby Place, Broad Street, Chetwynd Road, Church Street roundabout, High Street, Hope Street, Isambard Brunel Road, Maxwell Road, Meyrick Road, Mile End Road, Newcomen Road, Priory Road, Renny Road, Seagers Court, Stanford Close, St Paul’s Road, Thorncroft Road, Toby Street, Winston Churchill Avenue.

A3: Work continues on the Hindhead tunnel.

RAILWAY

SOUTHWEST TRAINS All lines in the Southampton area will be closed all day Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, buses will replace all trains between Southampton Airport Parkway and Totton.

Fast bus services will also run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth. Stopping services between Portsmouth and Southampton will terminate at and start from St Denys.

Replacement buses will run between Southampton Central and Woolston.

SWT will run a stopping service between Salisbury and Romsey. Replacement bus services will run for stations between Romsey and Eastleigh via Southampton.

Southern services will not run between Woolston and Southampton Central.

First Great Western services will call at Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh instead of Southampton Central.

CrossCountry will run an hourly service to and from Southampton Airport Parkway.

On Sunday, buses will replace all trains between Southampton Airport Parkway and Brockenhurst.

Beaulieu Road station will have no service.

Fast bus services will also run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth.

Buses will replace all train services between Southampton Central and Woolston.

SWT will run a train service between Salisbury and Romsey.

Replacement bus services will run for stations between Romsey and Eastleigh via Southampton.

First Great Western services will call at Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh instead of Southampton Central.

CrossCountry will run to and from Southampton Airport Parkway.

SOUTHERN RAILWAY Track improvements are taking place from 1.45am on Saturday until 11.55pm on Sunday between St Denys and Southampton Central.

Whilst work is taking place, buses will replace trains between Woolston and Southampton Central in both directions.

FIRST GREAT WESTERN

On Saturday and Sunday January services will be diverted between Romsey and Fareham and will be unable to call at Southampton Central.

The diverted train services will call additionally at Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh.

Customers travelling to and from Southampton Central are advised to travel to and from Eastleigh by replacement bus service.

Also on Saturday, the 7.03am, 11.07am and 7.07pm service from Westbury to Southampton Central services will terminate at Salisbury.

The 8.27am service from Southampton Central to Worcester Foregate Street and the 12.27pm service from Southampton Central to Great Malvern services will start from Salisbury.

Customers from Southampton Central and Romsey should travel by alternative bus and train services.

The 9.27pm service from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will start from Romsey.

A replacement bus service will run from Southampton Central at 9.10pm to connect with the train.

Visit firstgreatwestern.co.uk for more information.

BUSES

STAGECOACH Arundel Street in Portsmouth will be closed to Westbound traffic until February 25. Buses operating towards Gunwharf Quays will divert via Fratton Road. Winston Churchill Avenue & Holbrook Road to resume normal route at the Asda roundabout.

All journeys operating out of the City Centre to Anchorage Park, Farlington and Havant will operate as per the normal route. During the course of the works in Winston Church Avenue, all journeys on route 23 and Hoverbus towards Southsea will turn left at the roundabout before making a U-turn at the Bradford Junction Roundabout before resuming normal route.

Visit stagecoachbus.com for more information.

FIRST Due to road works in Portsmouth, the bus stop at the top of Winston Churchill Avenue at the roundabout will be closed until the works are completed; Services 17 and 18 will not serve this stop. Customers are advised to use the neighbouring stops instead; Due to roadworks, Pier Street in Lee-on-the-Solent will be closed until the work is completed; Services 34, 36 and 87A will use Russell Road, then divert at the end into the High Street, left into the Beach Road one way system to Marine Parade East to resume the normal route; Service 36 towards Fareham will keep to the normal route towards Fareham; Due to road works in Gosport, Howe Road will be closed to all traffic; Service 88 to Gosport will follow the normal route to Grange Lane then follow into Nimrod Drive to end and turn right to resume the normal route at Howe Road; Service 88 to Fareham will follow the normal route to Grange Road, then divert left into Nimrod Drive to resume the normal route at Howe Road junction; Also in Gosport, for safety reasons, the bus stop at Brockhurst Roundabout Northbound will be closed until further notice; Services 85, 86, 87 and 87A will use the bus stop opposite Brune Health Centre; Services 82 and 83 will use Holbrook Health Centre.

FERRIES

IOW FERRIES No known disruption to services. Visit wightlink.co.uk for more information.