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Remembrance Sunday Travel Information

On Sunday 11 November (Remembrance Sunday) there will be a number of diversions across the whole network. This means a number of services will be diverting in the below areas.

Thornton: between 10:15 – 11:30

Service 14: Will operate its normal route to Norcross Roundabout then divert via Amounderness Way, right on West Drive, left on Fleetwood Road and back to normal route.

This will be the route in both directions.

Fleetwood: between 09:45 – 12:00 

Service 1: Will divert from Copse Rd via Station Road and Dock Street to Freeport.

Service 14: Will divert from West View roundabout onto Dock St, operate along Dock St to North Euston Hotel, turn left on North albert St, left on Bold St to begin/end at Fleetwood Ferry. This is in both directions.

Tram services will terminate at Fisherman’s Walk during this period.

Staining: between 12:30 – 13:30

Service 19: Will operate normal route to Staining Rd End, then travel along Normoss Rd, Highcross Rd, right on Hardhorn Rd, right on Longhouse Lane, left returning back along Normoss Rd to Staining Rd End, where it will wait and start the return journey.

St Annes / Lytham – 10:30 – 12:30

On Sunday 11th November there is also a 10K Charity fun run taking place between Fairhaven and Fairlawn Rd in Lytham alongside Remembrance Sunday activities. Services 7, 11 & 17 will be diverted between 10:30 and 12:30

Service 7:  Will use its normal route on Clifton Drive turn right on to Sandgate, left on to North Promenade, left on to Beach Rd, left on to Clifton Drive to end/begin service from first bus stop on Clifton drive.

Service 11 southbound: Will use its normal route to Clifton Drive, turn left on St Leonards Rd, right on St Davids Rd North, left on St Annes Rd East, normal route to Church Rd Lytham, then right on Seafield Ave, left on West Beach continue on to Lytham Hospital, returning to Blackpool via: Warton St, left on Station Rd, right on East Beach, continue on, right on to Seafield Ave, left on Church Rd, normal route to St Annes Rd East, right on St Davids Rd North, left on St Leonards Rd, to Clifton Drive and normal route. 

Service 17 southbound: Will use its normal route to St Davids Rd North, then straight on to St Davids Rd South, right on St Thomas’s Rd, left on Clifton Drive, normal route to Church Rd Lytham, then right on Seafield Rd, left on West Beach, continue on until left on Station Rd, normal route to Saltcotes,   returning to Blackpool via:  Preston Rd, Warton St, left on Station Rd, right on East Beach, right on to Seafield Ave, left on Church Rd, normal route to Clifton Drive, right on St Thomas’s, left on St Davids Rd South returning to normal route on St Davids Rd North.

You will be able to catch any of your services at stops along the diverted routes.

Blackpool Town Centre 

On Sunday 11 November the services below will be diverted due to the Remembrance Sunday Parade meaning we will have no access to Church St from the promenade.

Where you can catch your bus in the town centre between 10:00 and 13:00 -

Services 5, 6 and 7 Northbound - Albert Road (Temporary stop past McDonald’s) / Talbot Road (Wilko).

Service 11 to Lytham – New Bonny Street.

Service 17 to Lytham / Saltcotes – New Bonny Street.