From Swindon Borough Council’s list of road closures: Temporary road closures of Langdean Road and Blackhorse Way with temporary traffic signals at Croft Road/Pipers Way junction for works by Serco, from Monday 28 May to Sunday 17 June. Stagecoach Buses have stated that their service 73 will be diverted. Owing to the partial closure of
Stagecoach are making changes to bus service 73 from 30 April. The service will now be part of the service 72 schedule, rather than a standalone service. In addition the bus will be extended and diverted in the town centre. Buses from East Wichel will call at Fleming Way stop C, the rail station, and
Bus services to East Wichel are modified over the Easter holiday period as follows: Good Friday 6 April Thamesdown 11 — No service to East Wichel: runs between Haydon Wick and Old Town (Evelyn Street) only. Stagecoach 73 — Saturday service Saturday 7 April — normal Saturday service Easter Sunday 8 April — normal Sunday
Today the driver on Stagecoach service 73 was keeping a tally of passengers and where they were travelling to and from. It seems the review of this ‘experimental’ service is under way.