Trains

Line Closures Easter 2016 and Early April

On the Manchester Piccadilly- Buxton Line:
Good Friday 25th March –Easter Monday 28th March 2016
Engineering work is taking place between Hazel Grove and Buxton with all lines closed. Buses will replace trains between Hazel Grove and Buxton. The closure is due to work on the A6 Link Road to Manchester Airport at the point where it will cross over the railway.

Manchester – Sheffield via New Mills Central:
From 5:00AM on Saturday 2nd April 2016 until 11:59PM on Sunday 10th April 2016 engineering work is taking place between New Mills Central and Romiley with all lines closed.

Two separate pieces of work are taking place, at Reddish Viaduct and at Marple Cutting.
The work consists of the waterproofing of the viaduct and track replacement which will ensure that the line will be fit for all future traffic needs.

Service summary
Saturdays
Manchester Piccadilly – Rose Hill Marple/Marple/New Mills Central – trains will operate to a revised timetable via Guide Bridge and Hyde.
Manchester Piccadilly – Sheffield – trains will run via Stockport and Hazel Grove.
Buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and New Mills Central/Chinley (and vv) via Bredbury and Romiley.
Sundays
Manchester Piccadilly – Sheffield – trains will run via Stockport and Hazel Grove.
Buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and Chinley via Bredbury and Romiley.

Monday to Friday
Manchester Piccadilly – Rose Hill Marple/Marple/New Mills Central – trains will operate to a revised timetable via Guide Bridge and Hyde.
Manchester Piccadilly – Sheffield – trains will run via Stockport and Hazel Grove.
Buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and New Mills Central/Chinley via Bredbury and Romiley. Additional buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and Romiley to provide a 15 minute frequency of service.
Trains will be able to run to Rose Hill via Hyde, and Manchester – Sheffield services will be diverted between Manchester and Chinley.

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