New no. 83 bus service between Kingswood and Thornbury via Bradley Stoke.

New bus service to restore daytime link between Brook Way and Parkway Station

A new bus service being introduced by First on 3rd November will restore the daytime link between the southern section of Brook Way and Bristol Parkway Station, which was lost when the 73 and 74 routes were merged in August 2013. This new 83 service will provide journey opportunities between Thornbury and Kingswood, while also serving Almondsbury, Bradley Stoke, Parkway, UWE (Frenchay

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A First West of England bus, pictured in Bristol city centre.

Bus late again? Help compile our travel survey and we’ll ask First for answers

Following numerous reports on social media channels that the reliability of Bradley Stoke’s bus services has deteriorated in recent months, The Journal is today launching a survey of readers’ travel experiences, with the intention of building up an evidence base that can be presented to service operators, local councils and regulators. We are asking users of the 73, X73 and

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