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Norwich - Thorpe Road and Lower Clarence Road
As part of the transforming cities project, a city bound bus lane on Thorpe Road between Carrow Road and Clarence Road is being constructed. This will affect buses on route 5B and route 8. This work begins on Monday 15th March 2021, continuing to Monday 2nd July 2021. Buses on route 5B towards Wroxham will operate as normal, but buses towards the city centre will be diverted via Lower Clarence Road. Buses on route 8 will need to operate via the one way system, after leaving the rail station, via Carrow Road and Lower Clarence Road to access Thorpe Road (rail station side). A speed limit of 20 mph will be in place throughout the roadworks area.
Norwich - Thorpe Road, Carrow Road
Due to continued work on the Thorpe Road bus lane scheme, Thorpe Road and Carrow Road will be closed from Monday 7th until Monday 21st June 2021. This will affect buses on route 5B and route 8. These routes will be on diversion. *** UPDATE *** Resurfacing work at the Thorpe Road/Carrow Road citybound section has been completed ahead of schedule and buses on route 5B towards the City Centre/Eaton are back to normal. Buses towards Wroxham/Stalham continue to be diverted via Riverside Road, Plumstead Road and Harvey Lane. Bus stops between Thorpe Road, Rail Station and Harvey Lane outbound are closed. Use alternative stops at Yarmouth Road or Prince of Wales Road. Buses on route 8 continue to terminate and pick up at koblenz Avenue, adjacent Rail Station only.
Wymondham - Fairland Street
Due to utility works happening again, Fairland Street in Wymondham will be closed from Monday 14th June 2021 until Friday 25th June 2021. This will affect buses on service 6. The following diversions will be in place: Buses towards Norwich - will operate normally until Morrisons supermarket, then Post Mill Close (adjacent to Morrisons), Harts Farm Road to Fairland Green and then on as normal. Buses towards Watton - will operate as normal to Fairland Green, then via Harts Farm Road, Post Mill Close to Norwich Road (adjacent to Morrisons) then via Folly Road and Ethel Gooch Road and then on as normal from Melton Road. Bus stops on the Market Place will not be served. All journeys will pick and set down at Fairland Green.