Diamond North West Service Changes
18 January 2019
From Sunday 27th January 2019 there will be changes to some Diamond North West services.
|132||Wigan to Trafford Centre||
The following journeys from Wigan are cancelled and re-timed to operate as follows:
|516||Leigh to Horwich||
17:40 hour journey from Leigh (Monday – Saturday) is retimed to depart at 17:25 hours
|517||Leigh to Middlebrook||
The following journeys are withdrawn:
|575||Bolton to Horwich||
The following journeys from Bolton are withdrawn:
|635||Wigan to Shevington||
The frequency will be reduced to every 15 minutes (Monday – Friday) and 20 minutes (Saturday).
|654||Walkden to Leigh||
07:23 (Monday – Friday) journey from Walkden withdrawn.
|658||Wigan to Leigh||Renumbered to service 9 to match Stagecoach daytime service.|
|683||Leigh to Shakerley||
Frequency reduced to operate every 40 minutes. Generally, the timetable has been revised with a reduction in the number of journeys to / from Shakerley.
|694||Bolton to Wigan||
See service 654 above
|715||Bolton to Wigan||
Introduced 07:30 journey from Bolton – Wigan (Monday – Friday)
|13||Wordley to Salford Quays||New Service!
Introduction of a new service operating every 20 minutes Monday – Friday and every 30 minutes Saturdays.
|65||Eccles to Alder Forest||08:29 (Monday – Friday) journey Eccles – Salford Royal Hospital withdrawn.|
|66||Eccles to Clifton Junction||
17:28 (Monday – Friday) journey from Eccles amended to 17:06 with an additional journey at 18:00 hours from Eccles.
|79||Swinton to Stretford||Re-routed between Trafford Bar and Stretford.
Route simplified at Pendleton to improve punctuality & reliability.
|84||Manchester to Chorlton||New Service!
Monday – Saturday hourly daytime service which partially replaces service 278.
|260||Sale to Partington||
Additional Sunday daytime journeys introduced.
|272||Eccles to Wythenshawe||
|278||Manchester to Reddish||
In order to overcome some punctuality / reliability issues the route is broken up and will be provided by services:
|287||Altrincham to Bowdon Vale||Extended circular route to serve Higher Bowden as a trial.|
|293||Eccles to Trafford Park||
Replaced by new service 272 which provides all day link between Eccles and Trafford Park.