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[gensheet] Weekend works

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8 Jun 2005
For 22nd and 23rd October. Main items are Thornton N, Laverstock and
Primrose Hill.


SAT SUN Liverpool St - Broxbourne all trains via Tottenham Hale. London -
Enfield Town bus

SAT SUN Finsbury Park - Welwyn - Stevenage bus. Reduced trains diverted via
Hertford. Watton-at-Stone bus due to line capacity. # Royston
SUN Stevenage - Royston bus. # Royston. ROTR lists both fast lines closed,
so GNER on slow lines

SUN Doncaster - Hull divert via Selby. Doncaster - Cleethorpes bus.

SAT SUN Derby - Matlock bus Derby - Sheffield diverted via Toton (VXC only)
MML to Sheffield are the Nottingham trains. Those via Derby terminate
Not as current timetable.

SUN Birmingham - Derby diverted via Leicester as timetabled, buses Tamworth
& Burton.

SUN Acton Central - Gospel Oak - Camden Road bus
Willesden LL bay - North Woolwich trains via Primrose Hill
DC lines run Euston - Queens Park only. LUL or diverted trains forward to
Harrow and then Harrow - Watford bus.
AC line trains call additionally Wembley when running.

SAT SUN Rugby - Stafford blocked trains via West Midlands.
North services combined with Birmingham so less 'full' diversions using
Aston - Stechford - Bescot - Wednesfield - Bushbury.
SAT xx17 and xx53 ex Euston for example look good though. As timetable.

SAT Crewe - Stockport bus.
All trains from south via Stoke, ATW run Crewe - Warrington - Manchester
Oxford Rd

SUN Leeds - Liverpool diverted Huddersfield - Elland - Manchester Victoria -
Newton-le-Willows - Liverpool, as timetable.
Huddersfield - Marsden - Manchester bus

SUN Crewe - Liverpool VWC diverted via Manchester, local bus. As timetabled

SAT Preston - Carlisle bus, SUN Crewe - Preston - Carlisle bus.
A few VXC divert via Settle using Clitheroe - Hellifield and SUN Preston -
south via Manchester with drags for 390's
(Note Lostock - Chorley bus, so via Wigan NW # )
Buses also St Helens / Morecambe / Carnforth / Windermere.

SAT SUN Bolton - Preston diverted via Wigan, # Wigan. Buses Preston -
Lostock - Chorley

SAT SUN Bromsgrove - Droitwich / Worcester Abbey Wks Jn / Gloucester block.
Selly Oak - Redditch bus
SAT Birmingham - Worcester and VXC diverted via Kidderminster
SUN Birmingham - Gloucester / Newport bus. Gloucester - Cheltenham bus
ONGOING TO WED (est) Worcester - Cheltenham - Gloucester bus. VXC run
through but slowly (SLW and # ?) and only hourly following derailment

SAT SUN Bath - Bristol blocked
1 per hour Padd - Bristol diverted via Badminton.
SAT additional hourly Paddington - Bath, SUN Swindon - Bath rail shuttle.
Westbury - Bristol / Swindon bus.

2300 SAT - SUN Cardiff - Bridgend via Vale of Glamorgan. Bus Bridgend -
London services terminate Cardiff

SUN London Waterloo - Clapham, Windsor lines blocked, trains start Clapham
No mention of diversion of Reading services (odd, would expect this)
Chessington branch run from Wimbledon only, #.

SUN to 1025 Block at Weybridge
Portsmouth line diverted from Surbiton to Guildford (including Weymouth
Surbiton - Woking bus. Virginia Water - Weybridge divert to Ascot.

SAT SUN Winchester - Eastleigh SLW.
London - Weymouth divert via Guildford
VXC run 1 per 2 hours via Laverstock curve Salisbury
1 train per hour through but no sign which lines and # as ROTR lists a full

Note for SE: teletext lists a number of last weeks' works but they are not
listed on SE website (Orpington - Sevenoaks, New Cross - Lewisham -
Dartford). I assume teletext is wrong.

SAT SUN Charing Cross - London Bridge blocked. All SE trains run from
Cannon St (LUL open). Reduced services with Swanley - Ashford shuttle, #
Caterham / Tattenham run from SC side of London Bridge.

SUN Barnham area blocked. Trains terminate at /divert to Chichester and

SAT SUN Carlisle - Edinburgh / Glasgow and Motherwell - Lanark bus
VXC through trains divert Kilmarnock

SUN Inverkeithing - Kirkcaldy blocked, local buses. Trains all via
Dunfermline. Use of Thornton North.

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

SUN Barking - Rainham - Grays bus

SUN Pitsea - Leigh on Sea bus. # Leigh likely.

SAT SUN Thetford - Norwich bus

SAT SUN Bishops Stortford / Stansted - Cambridge bus. London - Stansted
runs normally

SAT SUN Lincoln - Gainsborough bus

SUN Newark - Lincoln bus

SUN Redcar - Saltburn bus

SUN Chesterfield bus, trains on slow lines, #.

SUN to 1200 Euston - Leighton Buzzard bus, VWC bus London - Milton Keynes.
2000 SAT - SUN no service Watford - Kensington.

SUN Machynelleth - Aberystwyth bus

SUN Manchester - Earlestown - Warrington - Chester bus

SAT SUN Manchester - Guide Bridge / Rose Hill Marple bus

SUN Manchester Vic - Stalybridge bus

SUN Hamilton Square - Rock Ferry bus

SUN Hunts Cross - Garston bus. # Garston

SUN Sandhills - Freshfield bus #?

SUN Maidenhaed - Reading 2 line operating, services all on relief lines.
0001 SUN - 0800 SUN SLW on up relief

SUN Plymouth - St Austell bus

SUN Truro - Falmouth bus

SUN Oxted - East Grinstead / Uckfield bus. # Oxted

SUN Redhill avoiding line (fast, quarry) blocked.
All trains via Redhill, reduced Gatwicks

SUN Lewes - Eastbourne bus

SUN work cancelled Victoria - Shortlands via Penge and Tunbridge Wells -
Hastings. Trains run, but from Blackfriars and Cannon St respectively due to
other work

SAT SUN Ashford - Rye bus

SAT SUN Ashford - Canterbury - Ramsgate bus

SAT SUN Dartford - Strood bus. Strood - Gillingham train

SAT SUN Hyde Park Corner / Earls Court - Acton Town / Richmond bus
Travelcards valid on HEx and HEC from Paddington to Heathrow

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