Service Updates

Changes to Pingle Academy service number and timetable. 09/05/2024 11:06:09

From 13th May 2024

Diamond Bus will commence operation of the 245 Pingle Academy School service contract from 13th May on behalf of Derbyshire County Council. Some changes will be made to incorporate this into our existing Pingle Academy School services.

The 821 / 21 journeys into the school will continue as currently operated.  The 245 service will be renumbered to our existing 822 service. We will continue to operate the morning 822 journey as currently, but will additional operate the afternoon journey, as per the timetable below.

Derbyshire County Council (DCC) plan to move some current 245 allocated students to the 821 service to assist with passenger capacity. DCC will inform parents of any allocation changes. Diamond Bus fares and passes will be valid on all Pingle Academy School Services. DCC issued scholars passes will be valid where indicated on their pass.

New Timetable available here.

Affected Services: 822 821
Affected Regions: Derbyshire

Service 10 & 831 to John Taylor Free School 05/04/2024 14:21:00

From 4th March until end of July 2024

A new timetable will come into effect from 8th April until end of July 2024, due service diversions affecting journeys to and from JTFS on services 10, 10S & 831. 

Service 10S will operate the normal line of route.

Service 10 & 831 towards JTFS, will operate normal line of route until Burton New St, services will then operate via Shobnall Rd, Wellington Rd to Branston Interchange, then normal line of route to JTFS.

Service 10 & 831 towards Burton, will follow the 10S route along Wellington Rd, Then turn right at B&Q island to Burton New St. Services will then resume normal routes to Acorn Inn & Hilton.

Passengers along Burton Rd & Branston Main St should connect with these service at Burton New St by using service X12.

New Timetable and Diversion map available here

Affected Services: 10 10S 831
Affected Regions: Derbyshire, Staffordshire