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Saturday 30th June - Whaley Bridge Carnival

Whaley Bridge Carnival, Saturday 30th June 2018:

The Carnival Procession will take place between 13:00hrs and 14:00hrs and will affect the following services;

Our 60 service from Macclesfield at 12:50hrs will operate as far as Church Lane, Rainow, turn left at the Robin Hood P.H, return to Hurdsfield Road, left into Fence Avenue Road, left into Buxton Road, A537 (Cat & Fiddle), A54 Buxton, A6 Doveholes, take the by-pass to the Tesco store Whaley Bridge.

Please note: Bus stops missed - Kettleshulme, Taxal, Horwich End and Whaley Bridge Station.

Our 60A service from New Mills at 12:54hrs will operate as normal to Whaley Bridge Tesco, turn and operate via the A6 by-pass to Buxton, take A537 (Cat & Fiddle) to Macclesfield.

Please note: Bus Stops missed - Whaley Bridge Station, Horwich End, Stoneheads, Taxal, Kettlshulme, Rainow and Hurdsfield.

Our 61 Service from Buxton at 13:00 hrs will operate via the A6 Doveholes, then A6 by-pass to the Tesco Store at Whaley Bridge and then pick up the normal route.

Please note: Bus stops missed - Carlisle Road, Fernilee, Horwich End and Whaley Bridge Station.

Our 61 service from Glossop at 13:00hrs will run as normal to Tesco Store at Whaley Bridge then operate via the 6 by-pass Doveholes to Buxton Market Place.

Please note: Bus Stops missed - Whaley Bridge Station, Horwich End, Fernilee and Carlisle Road.

Our Skyline 199 service from Buxton at 12:30hrs and 13:05hrs will turn on Manchester Road, Tunstead Milton and then return through Chapel and continue via the by-pass the Furness Vale.

Our Skyline 199 service from Manchester Airport at 12:15hrs and 12:45hrs will travel down the by-pass to Chapel, process to Manchester Road Tunestead Mitlon , turn and pick up the normal route.

Please note: Passengers wishing to travel to Whaley Bridge for the Carnival should be advised that the last buses through prior to the start of the procession are as followed;

* Skyline 199 - 12:05hrs from Buxton.

* Skyline 199 - 11:45hrs from Manchester Airport.

* 61 Service - 12:00hrs from Buxton.

*Service 61 - 12:00hrs from Glossop.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.