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Filton Bank upgrade: Bristol & South Glos travel: 27 Oct – 18 Nov.  Severn Beach Line closed. Replacement buses in operation.

 

Network Rail is installing two new railway lines between Bristol Temple Meads  and Filton Abbey Wood, working 24/7 from Saturday 27 October to Sunday 18 November (inclusive). During this time, buses will replace trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway, and along the Severn Beach line.

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Closure of M5 between junctions 18 and 17 overnight starting Sat 15th Sept. 2018

Highways England (HE) is undertaking a scheme to install new driver information signs between junction 17 and 18 (northbound and southbound) on the M5.

The scheme will improve the quality and consistency of driver information along this stretch of the M5. It will give the South West Regional Control Centre greater visibility of this area of the network in order to detect and warn approaching traffic of any incidents or queuing ahead.

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Emergency repairs to Northbound link between A4 Avonmouth and M49 – remaining closed until 06:00 on 14th Sept. 2018

Highways England has just notified us that it will not be possible to reopen the above link road tomorrow morning, as planned. This is due to a combination of technical issues that have been discovered as work has progressed and the recent poor weather. They will be working 24/7 to reopen the road on Friday 14 September 2018 at 6am.
Highways England “Please accept our apologies for any further inconvenience this may cause”.

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New fleet of pool e-bikes has arrived for N. Somerset businesses

Get one of N. Somerset’s shiny new electric pool bikes for free for 6 months 

Haven’t got a pool bike at your workplace? Try one of our new electric pool bikes and give staff the opportunity to use an e-bike for lunch time rides, getting to meetings or trying new ways to commute. The new models can go up to 80 miles on a single charge and are easier to handle, maintain and adjust. We provide all the promotional materials, user guides and a free emergency cycle repair kit.