Bus routes for weekend roundabout closure

Stone Chair Roundabout, Shelf.
Stone Chair Roundabout, Shelf.

First travel have announced revised bus routes ahead of the closure of Stone Chair roundabout in Shelf this weekend.

Calderdale Council announced last week that essential carriageway resurfacing is planned for the A6036/A644 Stone Chair roundabout, starting 7pm Friday 10 August and finishing 12am on Sunday, August 12.

Service 508 on journeys towards Leeds will operate as normal to the Queen Victoria/Bradford Road then divert via via Newlands Grove, Northowram Green, Score Hill, Hud Hill, Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road, Shelf Hall Lane to A6036 and as normal route.

On journeys to Halifax the above route applies in reverse.

Stops between the Queen Victoria Public House and Shelf Village Hall will not be served.

Services 570/1 on journeys towards Bradford will operate as normal to Hipperholme then divert from Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road via Westercroft Lane, Bradford Road, Newlands Grove, Northowram Green, Score Hill, Hud Hill, Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road, Shelf Hall Lane to A6036 and as normal route.

On journeys towards Brighouse the above route applies in reverse.

Please note Coley Village will not be served whilst the diversion route is in operation. Stops from the junction of Westercroft Lane/Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road & Shelf Village Hall will not be served.

Service 681/2 on journeys to Bradford will operate as normal to Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road then via Shelf Hall Road to A6036 and as normal.

On journeys towards Halifax the above route applies in reverse.

Stops between Brighouse and Denholme Gate Road and Shelf VIllage Hall will not be served.