Potential Strike Action - Stagecoach Buses

9 May 2019

Potential strike action (Information taken from Stagecoach Buses website)

Due to forthcoming proposed Industrial Action, we regret to inform customers that our services in South Lancashire will be disrupted on the dates shown below. We will make every effort to run as many services as possible across our network and full details of timetables which will be operated on strike days are also shown below.

Why are drivers going on strike?

Strike action is being taken by Unite the union over pay.

Will any buses run during this time?

Services will continue to operate on most routes, with reduced frequency in some areas.

What buses are you running? 

Tuesday and Friday timetable

 

 Saturday timetable

 Service

Location

 

 Service

Location 

1

 Preston - Longridge

 

 1

 Preston - Longridge

 2/2A

 Preston - Southport/Ormskirk

 

 2/2A

 Preston - Southport/Ormskirk

 3

 Preston - Penwortham

 

 3

 Preston - Penwortham

 4C

 Preston - Preston's College 

 

 61

 Preston - Blackpool

 61

 Preston - Blackpool

 

 68

 Preston - Blackpool

 68

 Preston - Blackpool

 

 109

 Preston - Chorley

 109

 Preston - Chorley

 

 111

 Preston - Leyland

111 

 Preston - Leyland

 

 113

 Preston - Wigan

 113

 Preston - Wigan

 

 125

 Preston - Bolton

 125

 Preston - Bolton

 

 X2

 Preston - Liverpool

 X2

 Preston - Liverpool

 

59 

 Preston - Blackburn

 59

 Preston - Blackburn

 

 

 

 721

 Preston - Christ the King School

 

 

 

 The following services will not operate  on Tuesdays - 1A, 4,  8 , 9,  24, 109A and 109 evening service (please see the timetable above)

The following service will not operate on Saturdays - 1A, 4, 4C, 8, 9, 24, 109A , 109 evening service (please see the timetable above) and X8.

How long will strikes go on for?

The dates we are currently aware of are:

·        Saturday 11th May

·        Tuesday 14th May

·        Saturday 25th May

·        Tuesday 28th May

·        Friday 31st May

·        Saturday 1st June

Strike action is being taken by Unite the union therefore we’re unable to advise of further dates or the frequency of any strike action, but should more dates be announced we will publish service information on our website as soon as possible.