Bolton Road closure - Changes to 976 Bus Service

Information about Bolton Road closure - changes to 976 bus service

We have been informed of a road closure on Bolton Road, near Moses Gate.

Bolton Road is currently closed at its junction with Egerton Street, near Moses Gate Rail Station, due to concerns regarding the bridge structure and a burst water main. 

Drivers are advised to avoid the area. Traffic is being diverted via Green Lane, Bradford Road, Plodder Lane and Glynne Street, as the railway bridge has been shut.

We have been advised that this closure is likely to be until 4th October approximately – as such this will affect school services especially the morning and afternoon journeys of Service 976.

The following diversion will be in place:

As normal route to Loxham Street then (right) Manchester Road, (Left) Green Lane, (left) Bradford Road, Minerva Road to Mount St Joseph High School. Returns via Minerva Road (left) Bradford Road via reverse.