Travel information for Portsmouth, south east Hampshire and West Sussex for w/c Friday March 11, 2011

Portsmouth & Southsea railway station by Andy Cooper

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


FAREHAM: Palmerston Drive, off the entry to the industrial estate just off the B3385 Newgate Lane, closed until August; Hill Head Road until August, Quay Street, West Street until March 31; Blind Lane, Winchester Road, Wickham until March 18; The Avenue until May

GOSPORT: Trafalgar Square until March 25; Chapel Street until June; Wych Lane until February 2012

WATERLOOVILLE: Hambledon Road, Crookhorn Lane until April; Kidmore Lane, Denmead until May

HAVANT: Middle Park Way until March 17; Havant Road, Bedhampton Hill Road until July

HAYLING ISLAND: Rails Lane until Tuesday

PETERSFIELD: Sussex Road until April; Cranford Road until May

PORTSMOUTH: Ashby Place, Bath Square, Bellevue Terrace, Broad Street, Brougham, Road, Chaucer Avenue, Cheltenham Road, Clive Road, Commercial Road, Copnor Road, Credenhill Road, Edinburgh Road, Falmouth Road, Fratton Road, Highland Road, Isambard Brunel Road, Keats Avenue, London Road, Mile End Road, Oyster Street, Shelley Avenue, Target Road, Telephone Road, Third Avenue, Winston Churchill Avenue.

A3: Work continues on the Hindhead tunnel.



No planned engineering works.

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On Saturday, track improvements and maintenance are taking place from 12.45am until 7.30am between Southampton Central and Fareham.

The 7.29am Southampton Central to Brighton service will start from Fareham. Replacement bus services will operate.

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On Sunday the line between Bristol Temple Meads to Trowbridge will be replaced with buses. All trains between Cardiff Central and Weymouth, Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton are subject to alteration.

On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday the 9.23pm service from Portsmouth Harbour to Westbury will be replaced with a bus service between Salisbury, Warminster, Dilton Marsh and Westbury.

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The junction between Winston Churchill Avenue and Isambard Brunel Road in Portsmouth is to be made smaller to make way for new homes as part of the

Somerstown regeneration project.

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.


Wych Lane will be closed to all traffic until November or December in connection with changes to the road layout. Service 85 and 86 will be diverted

from Nobes Avenue Shops to Gregson Avenue, Cunningham Drive and Fareham Road in both directions. This will affect the running time of this service.

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 about 7am and 7pm 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, back to connect with the diverted 85, 86 and 88 services at Nobes Avenue Shops.

Tickets will be available for issue on the G1 to all points on the 82-88 services. Additionally service 85 and 86 will also operate a smaller loop in the evenings and on Sundays.