Previous Kilpatrick's non permanent bus service schedule confirmed – The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter


A TIMETABLE for shuttle companies by means of Previous Kilpatrick has been confirmed.

As reported by Journalist final week, the railway bridge on the A814 Dumbarton street north of Roman Crescent is at present closed on account of work by Nationwide Rail. This affected the 1 A / B / E bus companies of First Glasgow which needed to bypass the village.

After discussions with native MSP Gil Paterson since October, the SPT confirmed that funding has been agreed to offer a shuttle service that can function throughout the building interval, which, in response to Community Rail, will finish at 6 a.m. on Monday, February 17.

The service might be operated by First Glasgow between Roman Crescent and Dalmuir each 30 minutes throughout the disruption interval.

On February 13 and 14, a further shuttle will run within the morning from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and within the afternoon from 2 p.m. to five p.m. The companies will function each 15 minutes to accommodate a bigger variety of passengers because of the finish of the college holidays.

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The SPT recommends that extra time be granted to passengers on all related days when the shuttle will function, however specifically on faculty days when passenger volumes could also be increased.

Jackie Baillie, MSP for Dumbarton, mentioned: "I welcome the information that SPT, Community Rail and Transport Scotland have come collectively to look into the issue and have agreed to funding to function a shuttle service to ensure residents Entry to bus companies throughout the bridge. works.

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"Whereas residents understood that the work accomplished by Community Rail needed to be accomplished, it was merely not acceptable that such a populated space be left with out bus service, as this might trigger important journey issues , particularly for individuals who shouldn’t have entry to their very own transportation. "

First Glasgow will present car, roadside and digital data updates to help affected passengers. Passengers involved can gather extra data concerning each the First Glasgow 1 A / B / E service and the shuttle service at


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