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Here's how we're running over Christmas and New Year

published: Wednesday, November 07 2018

Christmas isn't just about turkey and mince pies. Well, OK, so a few mince pies will be consumed. But there's lots of other amazing things going on across Lancashire - and there's no better way of getting there than by bus. 

Here's a handy summary of how our buses are running over Christmas and New Year.

Monday 24 December Christmas Eve
Saturday service, with the last buses shown below

Tuesday 25 December Christmas Day
No service

Wednesday 26 December Boxing Day
We've got amazing Boxing Day buses running this year - see below!

Thursday 27 December
Saturday service, except for the 479 which will run to the weekday timetable.

Friday 28 December
Saturday service

Saturday 29 December
Saturday service

Sunday 30 December
Normal Sunday service

Monday 31 December
Saturday service, except for the 479 which will run to the weekday timetable.

Tuesday 1 January
No service (except V1 & V3 to Boohoo)

Wednesday 2 January
Buses return to normal

Route and last bus (Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve)

Red4

1901 Bury – Ramsbottom
1835 Ramsbottom - Bury

440

1845 Rochdale - Syke
1856 Syke - Rochdale

442
1805 Rochdale - Norden
1827 Norden - Rochdale

464
1810 Rochdale - Haslingden
1835 Rochdale - Accrington
1740 Accrington - Rochdale
1810 Accrington - Bacup
1845 Accrington - Rawtenstall

467/468
1834 Bury - Rochdale (467)
1844 Bury – Rochdale (468)
1750 Rochdale – Bury (468)
1806 Rochdale – Bury (467)
1840 Rochdale – Bamford (468)

Tottington Line 469
1858 Tottington – Bury
1846 Bury – Tottington 

481, 482 and 483
1744 Blackburn – Rawtenstall only (481)
1729 Bacup - Rawtenstall Bury (482)
1759 Rawtenstall – Bury (482)
1835 Burnley – Rawtenstall (483)
1836 Bury – Rawtenstall (483)

All of our other routes will run as normal.

Boxing Day buses

We're running buses on a whole range of routes on Boxing Day. Ditch the turkey butties and hit the sales with us! Here's a summary of what we'll be running.

Red 4 every hour

First bus leaves Ramsbottom at 0938, last bus 1638
First bus leaves Bury at 1010, last bus 1710

468 every hour

First bus leaves Bury at 0932, last bus 1732
First bus leaves Rochdale at 0920, last bus 1620

Tottington Line 469 every hour

First bus leaves Bury at 1003, last bus 1703
First bus leaves Tottington at 1016, last bus 1716

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