24/01/2012

Mulleys & Stephensons prepare to fill the gap when First leaves Bury St Edmunds...

As previously reported First Suffolk & Norfolk are to close their operation in Bury St Edmunds on 31st March 2012.

First have now deregistered their services with VOSA and as a result the two other operators of local buses in Bury St Edmunds - Stephensons Of Essex and Mulleys Motorways have put in registrations to help plug the gap...

Mulleys Motorways
Mulleys have registered two new services from 19th March - one is to serve Moreton Hall, an area which would have been unserved following First's withdrawal, the other will be a service to the Nowton Estate via West Suffolk Hospital a route on which Stephensons already operate...

PF0000070/52 - MULLEYS MOTORWAYS LTD, MULLEYS COACH DEPOT, STOW ROAD, IXWORTH, BURY ST. EDMUNDS, IP31 2JB
Registration Accepted
Starting Point: Bury St Edmunds Bus Station
Finish Point: Bury St Edmunds Bus Station
Via:
Service Number: M11
Service Type: Normal Stopping/Hail & Ride
Effective Date: 19-MAR-2012
Other Details: Mondays to Saturdays except bank holidays.

PF0000070/53 - MULLEYS MOTORWAYS LTD, MULLEYS COACH DEPOT, STOW ROAD, IXWORTH, BURY ST. EDMUNDS, IP31 2JB
Registration Accepted
Starting Point: Bury St Edmunds
Finish Point: Bury St Edmunds
Via:
Service Number: M33
Service Type: Normal Stopping/Hail & Ride
Effective Date: 19-MAR-2012
Other Details: Mondays to Saturdays except bank holidays.

Stephensons Of Essex
Meanwhile Stephensons have registered changes to theit existing Breeze 1 and Breeze 2 services from 12th March - these are timetable variations so the routes and stopping places won't be changing...

PF0000454/94 - STEPHENSONS OF ESSEX LTD RIVERSIDE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, SOUTH STREET, ROCHFORD, SS4 1BS
Variation Accepted: Operating between Bury St Edmunds Town Centre, St Andrews Street South and Bury St Edmunds Town Centre, St Andrews Street South given service number 2 effective from 12-Mar-2012. To amend Timetable.

PF0000454/95 - STEPHENSONS OF ESSEX LTD RIVERSIDE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, SOUTH STREET,ROCHFORD, SS4 1BS
Variation Accepted: Operating between Bury St Edmunds Town Centre, St Andrews Street South and Bury St Edmunds Town Centre, St Andrews Street South given service number 1 effective from 12-Mar-2012. To amend Timetable.

As usual with VOSA registrations no further information is currently available, but we will of course keep you updated with the latest news as it is recieved!

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