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Travel: Diamond Buses

4A & 580 Service Diversion. From Friday 13th April 2018 for approx. 3 days

Franche Road, Kidderminster will be closed for 3 days for resurfacing work. During this time the 4A and 580 services will be diverted as follows:

4A from Kidderminster: After serving Beeches Road the service will omit serving Fairfield altogether and will divert via B4190 Wolverley Road to rejoin route at A442 Franche Road.

580 from Kinver: Service will divert via B4189 and rejoin usual route at Wolverley Road.
580 from Kidderminster: Will operate above diversion in reverse.

Travel: New Road in Worcester will be completely shut for an entire weekend.

It’ll close on the evening of Friday, April 13th and remain shut until the Monday morning.

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Travel: M5 works to close lanes at Bromsgrove and Redditch

ROADWORKS on the M5 are due to start at the end of the month and will continue until Spring 2019.

A 30mph speed restriction will be in place on the J6 (Worcester) roundabout and its approaching roads and a 50mph limit will be in place on the stretch of M5 in both northbound and southbound directions.

Restrictions will be in place before the main work begins on April 30, including:

• One lane will be closed on M5 northbound between J5 (Bromsgrove) and J4a until Monday, April 30.

• Two lanes will be closed on M5 southbound between J4a (Redditch) and J5 (Droitwich) from 9pm to 6am on April 11 to 13.