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[gensheet] This Weekends Engineers

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8 Jun 2005
For 23 and 24 July. The main items of interest are:
Work near Glasgow causing use of two curves
Manchester Victoria - Stockport service
GW diversions via Melksham, VXC via Reading West


SAT SUN Leicester - Nottingham no through local trains, use MML.
Leicester - Loughborough local bus
Peterborough - Nottingham trains via Syston are diveted via Grantham

SUN Nottingham - Sheffield diverted via Derby. As timetable..

SUN Rugby - Coventry - Birmingham blocked, local buses. Coventry - Nuneaton
VWC diverted via Nuneaton, diesel drag and use of Nuneaton Abbey Jn
VXC diverted via Solihull. As timetable.

SAT SUN Manchester - Stockport / Airport blocked
London - Macclesfield trains. extended to Stockport
Crewe - Stockport local service by trains not buses
London / Crewe - Manchester diverted via Warrington, diesel drags for Euston
Sheffield - Manchester diverted to route of slow services
Buxton - Hazel Grove extended & diverted Stockport - Manchester Victoria via

1200 SAT - SUN Crewe - Liverpool bus
VWC diverted via Warrington with diesel drag, as new timetable.

ONGOING A Tesco on the line at Gerrards Cross. Denham - Beaconsfield bus
Trains run to special service:
Marylebone - Aylesbury - Princes Risborough - Birmingham
Marylebone - Denham
Beaconsfield - Princes Risborough - Birmingham.

SUN Marylebone closed. Chiltern run:
Harrow on the Hill - Aylesbury - Princes Risborough - Birmingham
Paddington - Denham (0900 - 1900)
Beaconsfield - Princes Risborough
West Ruislip - Beaconsfield bus

2200 SAT - SUN Reading - Bedwyn / Basingstoke bus
GW diverted via Swindon - Melksham. Pewsey - Swindon bus
VXC via Reading west curve

2200 SAT - SUN Cardiff - Bridgend via Vale of Glamorgan

2000 SAT - SUN Brighton - Watford use fast lines on WCML, not diveunder.

SUN to 1720 (amended from 1320)
London Bridge - Charing Cross shut. No shuttle services.
Trains diverted to Cannon St except:
Plumstead cancelled
Caterham / Tattenham to London Bridge only
Thameslink diverted via Tulse Hill

ONGOING Folkestone - Dover bus. Additional (weekdays) Dover - Minster using
Minster curve, see timetables

SUN - next SUN Forth Bridge shut
Edinburgh - north diverted via Stirling
Dalmeny - Inverkeithing bus

SAT Kings Park - Newton bus
SUN All south side lines for Kilmarnock / Neilston / Newton affected
Unspecified but likely as reported for last week with block Eglinton St -
Kilmarnock / East Kilbride trains run via Polmadie
Cathcart line trains run via Shields Jn

~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buses & Crossovers ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

SUN Barking - Rainham - Grays bus

ONGOING to SUN Sudbury branch bus

SUN Hertford loop bus

SUN T33 trains are bus Sheffield - York

SAT SUN Euston - Watford DC lines bus, also LUL Queens park - Harrrow.

SAT - SUN Wolverhampton / Birmingham - Walsall - Rugeley bus

SUN Birmingham - Stourbridge Junction bus. Local station buses from
Hawthorns tram stop not Snow Hill.

SAT SUN Worcester - Hereford bus

SUN Altrincham - Northwich bus

SUN Lostock - Chorley bus

2130 SAT - SUN Reading - Paddington reduced services with 2 line working on
Main Slough - Maidenhead. Burnham bus
2130 SAT - 0900 SUN all trains on DM and trains on relief lines Acton -
Paddington. #.

SUN Gloucester - Chepstow bus

SUN to 1100 Hereford - Crewe bus

SUN Maidstone West - Paddock Wood bus

SAT SUN Epsom - Dorking / Effingham Jn bus

SUN Victoria - Peckham Rye bus

SUN West Croydon - Sutton blocked, buses Crystal Palace / Norwood Jn /
Selhurst - Sutton bus

LUL Normal services, (assuming no closures from today) except:
High St Ken - Edgware Road / Hammersmith / Circle / do not run.
Wimbledon - High St Ken, Hammersmith - Paddington (# Royal Oak), Watford -
Moorgate (# Moorgate)
Piccadilly runs Heathrow - Hyde Park Corner, Rayners Lane - Acton and Arnos
Grove - Cockfosters.

ONGOING Heathrow T4 loop closed. Bus from Hatton Cross. # T123
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