A First West of England X73 bus at the Linden Drive stop in Bradley Stoke, Bristol.

Reprieve for X73 route but 73 frequency to drop to ‘every 20 mins’

Bus operator First Bristol has granted a partial reprieve to the X73 peak-hours-only bus service, which it had previously stated would be withdrawn once the M1 MetroBus service starts in January 2019. However, as widely anticipated, Bradley Stoke’s current main bus service, the 73, will see its frequency reduced due to an expected drop in demand from passengers travelling to

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MetroBus update: March 2018

This month, the West of England Councils’ MetroBus team were unable to provide any specific news relating to services through Bradley Stoke, but they have kindly provided this update on what is happening across the wider MetroBus project. The three-route 50km MetroBus network is due to be operational in the spring – starting with the M3 service running from Emersons

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