18 days ago
Please be aware that Totton Carnival will be running on Saturday 15th June between 3:55-5:30pm, affecting Bluestar 6, 8, 11 and 12.
Bluestar 6 & Bluestar 8 will divert between Redbridge Causeway and Rushington Roundabout via the A35 Totton Bypass and will be unable to serve stops at Totton Train Station, Totton Town Centre, Asda, Batts Corner, Bartram Road and Brokenford Lane.
This will affect the 15:40 Bluestar 6 from Lymington and 16:20 service from Westquay, and the 15:55 Bluestar 8 from Calshot, and 16:35 service from Westquay.
Bluestar 11 & 12 outbound will divert from Redbridge Causeway continuing on the A35 Totton Bypass/Spicers Hill and then via the A326 and Fletchwood Road to the A336 Ringwood Road, where Bluestar 11 will loop around West Totton. Bluestar 12 will additionally run via the A336 Ringwood Road, Calmore Road and Cooks Lane to Calmore Drive to loop round Calmore.
Bluestar 11 inbound will divert after Goodies via Fletchwood Road, the A326 and A35 Spicers Hill/Totton Bypass to Redbridge Causeway.
Bluestar 12 inbound will divert via Cooks Lane, Calmore Road, A336 Ringwood Road, the A326 and the A35 Spicers Hill/Totton Bypass to Redbridge Causeway.
Unfortunately this means we will be unable to serve stops in both directions at Totton Train Station, Totton Town Centre, stops along Water Lane at Post Office, Sunset Road, Hammonds Lane, Hammonds Green and Totton College, and stops along Salisbury Road at Salisbury Road Shops, Morpeth Avenue, Testwood Club, Sylvia Crescent, Stanley Road and Testwood Crescent.
From Westquay, this will fully affect the 15:50, 16:10 and 16:30 Bluestar 11 services and the 16:00 and 16:20 Bluestar 12 services. The 15:40 Bluestar 12 will be able to run to Totton Town Centre but will then divert via the A336 Ringwood Road, Calmore Road and Cooks Lane to Calmore.
Inbound departures from Michigan Way, it will affect the 16:17 and 16:37 Bluestar 11.
Inbound departures from Blackwater Drive, it will affect the 16:07 and 16:27 Bluestar 12.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.