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Latest Update: 11:30 Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Red Sails Festival, 140A/B Diversion, Saturday 26 July 2014

After 19:00 on Saturday 26 July all 140A/B buses to and from Portstewart to Coleraine & Portrush will operate via Station road (Heatherlea Crossroads), Mill road (Health Centre) & St Johns Close Bus Stop due to the Red Sails festival.

  • Strand Road Corner, The Promenade, Atlantic Circle & the York will not be served

Translink apologise for any inconvenience caused to passengers.

For further information contact Coleraine Bus & Rail Station on (028) 70 32 5400 or the Translink Contact centre on (028) 90 66 6630. 

The lift in Bangor Station is currently out of order...sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
Armoy Road Races 131, 178 & 217 Diversions, Friday 25 & Saturday 26 July 2014
On Friday 25 July from 12:30 until 21:30 and on Saturday 26 July from 10:00 until 19:30 the main A44 road will be closed to buses from Carneatley Bridge to the Drones due to the Armoy Road Races.

The 131 and 217 services from Ballymena will turn left off the main A44 Drones road onto the Bregagh Road signposted for Gracehill Golf Club. (McMullan Memorials with an outside stone wall is also at this junction.)  The service will follow this road to first crossroads at Clintyfinnan (Bushside Cottages) and go straight on. At next crossroads the bus will turn right onto Ballykenver Road. At the next crossroads services will turn left onto Carrowreagh Road. At the end of this road services will turn right onto Dry Arch and immediately right again onto the main B67 Moyarget Road then proceed directly to Ballycastle.

The 131 and 217 services from Ballycastle will take the main B67 Moyarget Road to the Dry Arch. They will then turn left and immediately left again onto Carrowreagh Road. The services will then go to the first crossroads and turn right onto Ballykenver Road. At the next crossroads they will turn left onto Bregagh Road and then at the next crossroads - Bushside Cottages the services will go straight on. At end of road they will turn right onto main A44 Drones Road.

All 178 services will follow the same routes as above from Clintyfinnan (Bushside Cottages).

For further information phone Coleraine (028) 7032 5400 or the Translink Contact Centre on (028) 9066 6630.

38 Hillsborough Roadworks - Commencing Monday 9th June for 6 weeks
Due to roadworks the Eglantine Road bus stop will not be served. Buses will operate in both directions via the Carriageway, Harrys Road and Hillsborough.
117 Ulsterbus - Dunderg Road, Macosquin Disruption

The Dunderg Road in Macosquin will be closed to through traffic between the junction of Dunhill Road and Ballinteer Road from Monday 2nd June 2014 for a period of approximately 6 weeks.

Diversion route will be: Via Dunhill Road, Ringrash Road, Farranseer Park, Ballinteer Road, Dunderg Road and Dunhill Road.


Dufferin Avenue, Bangor Overflow Car Park

Free passenger overflow parking now available at Dufferin Avenue, Bangor for Translink passengers.


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