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Bus and Rail Travel Updates

Information on current and future travel disruptions.

Road Closure - Douglas Christmas Lights

Due to the Christmas lights setup and ceremony, Ridgeway Street (outside Douglas Town Hall) is to be closed between 1900 on Wednesday 22nd until 0200 on Friday 24th November, 2017.
With effect from 1855 on Wednesday 23 November all departures from Lord Street (Stand D) on Services 3/3A/X3 to Ramsey, Services 12/22/22A/25 to Willaston & Onchan, Service 26 to Ballabrooie & Willaston, Services 26B/26M to Ballabrooie and Service 27 to Tromode Park Estate and Willaston divert from Lord Street via Hope Street, St Georges Street and Circular Road to either Westmoreland Road or Bucks Road to resume normal routes - with all bus stops on the diversion route being recognised.
Services arriving into Douglas between 1200 and 2400 on Thursday 23 November from Bucks Road (Finch Road junction) divert via Athol Street to Lord Street - observing the stops in Athol Street and near to the Salvation Army Citadel.
Services arriving into Douglas from Peel Road between 1200 and 2400 on Thursday 23 November operate direct from the Brown Bobby to Lord Street - observing the stops at Hope Street and near to the Salvation

Christmas/New Year Bus Services

During the Christmas period bus services operate as follows:

DateService
22 December 2017

Schoolday service

23 December 2017

Saturday service

24 December 2017 Sunday service
Christmas Day No service
St Stephen's Day Public holiday service
27 December 2017

"Not schoolday" service

28 December 2017

"Not schoolday" service

29 December 2017

"Not schoolday" service

30 December 2017

Saturday service

31 December 2017 Normal Sunday service operates with
the addition of Hullad Oie (Night
Owl) services at 0015 and 0115 (the
early hours of Monday 1st)
1 January 2017 Public holiday service
2 January 2017

"Not schoolday" service

3 January 2017

"Not schoolday" service

4 January 2017

"Not schoolday" service

5 January 2017

"Not schoolday" service

6 January 2017

Saturday service

7 January 2017 Sunday service
8 January 2017

Schoolday service

Road Racing 2017/18 Events

DateLocationEvent
10, 11 November Various Roads Pokerstars Rally
26, 27, 28 April Various Roads Classic Car Sprint & Hillclimb
4, 5, 6 May Various Roads Youth Cycle Tour
10, 11 May Various Roads Manx National Rally
25, 27 May Billown Circuit Pre-TT Classic
26 May to 8 June TT Course TT Races
9 June Billown Circuit Post TT races
23 June Various Roads Parish Walk
9-12 July Billown Circuit Southern 100 Races
18-31 August TT Course Festival of Motorcycling

Prior to each event detailed alterations to bus services will be provided.

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