MANY Huddersfield area bus services are changing from Sunday. But just how will it hit you? Bus companies are allowed to make service changes six times a year - and many are doing so. ANDREW BALDWIN reports the routes affected:
235 Huddersfield-Clayton West- Barnsley: Revised timetable.
236 Barnsley-Denby Dale- Huddersfield: Revised timetable.
237 Huddersfield-Birds- edge-Shepley-Denby Dale: Revised timetable.
238 Denby Dale-Skelmanthorpe -Huddersfield: Revised timetable.
239 Huddersfield-Shepley- Denby Dale: Revised timetable.
268/269 Sheffield-Stocks- bridge-Holmfirth: This service will replace the present M68 on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays only. New timetable with minor revisions to certain arrival and departure times.
301/302 Huddersfield-Golcar Circulars: New timetable with some additional journeys on Mondays to Fridays between 6pm and 7pm. However, evening frequency is reduced to hourly.
303 Huddersfield-Scapegoat Hill: Revised timetable.
305 Huddersfield-Blackmoor- foot: Revised timetable.
306 Huddersfield-Newsome- Taylor Hill: New timetable with all buses travelling clockwise from Newsome Road via Barcroft Road, Lockwood Scar and Church Lane back to Newsome Road. There are additional buses on Mondays to Fridays between 6pm and 7.15pm but the evening frequency is reduced to hourly.
307/308 Huddersfield-News- ome-Blagden Farm-Taylor Hill: Services withdrawn.
310 Huddersfield-Holme: New timetable and the 8.24am from Holme will no longer operate via Miry Lane.
312 Huddersfield-Honley- Holmfirth- Parkhead: New timetable. Service will operate via Stile Common Road, Cross Lane and Blagden Farm.
313 Huddersfield-Honley High School-Holmfirth: Revised timetable.
314 Huddersfield-Holmfirth- Meltham: Revised timetable.
315 Huddersfield-Honley- Holmfirth-Parkhead: New timetable with frequency reduced to hourly.
316 Huddersfield-Holmfirth- Holmbridge: Revised timetable.
317 Huddersfield-Upper Heaton-Kirkheaton: Service will now only operate in the evenings and all day on Sunday. See new service 373.
321 Huddersfield-Marten Nest- Meltham: Will only operate in the evenings and all day on Sunday.
323 Huddersfield-Marten Nest: Revised timetable.
324 Huddersfield-Meltham: Reduced daytime frequency.
326 Bradley-Huddersfield-New College: Withdrawn. See service 327 and also new 373 service.
327 Huddersfield-Birkby- Bradley Business Park: New timetable. Re-routed in the Bradley area and extended to serve Bradley Business Park.
328 Huddersfield-Woodhouse Hill-Bradley Badger: New times on Saturdays.
338 Huddersfield-Scapegoat Hill: The Sunday 12.05pm service from Huddersfield will leave at 11.55am and run 10 minutes earlier throughout.
341 Huddersfield-Thurston- land-Stocksmoor: Minor timing alterations to some journeys.
343/344 Halifax-Elland- Huddersfield: Minor timing alterations to some services.
345 Huddersfield-Scar Lane- Wilberlee-Slaithwaite: Minor timing alterations to some bus journeys.
346 Huddersfield-Britannia Road-Wilberlee-Slaithwaite: Minor timing alterations to some bus journeys.
350 Huddersfield-Marsden Hard End: Several evening departure times amended.
353 Huddersfield-Longwood- Quarmby: A new service operating evenings and Sundays only from Huddersfield to Longwood returning via Quarmby. See also services 356 and 357.
356 Huddersfield-Longwood- Quarmby-Crosland Road: New timetable with services operating via Greenhead Road and Gledholt Bank.
357 Huddersfield-Quarmby- Longwood-Crosland Road: Withdrawn. See services 353 and 356.
358 Huddersfield-Lower- houses- Ashenhurst- Huddersfield: Revised timetable. Apart from the 11pm from Huddersfield all other evening journeys are withdrawn. See service 359 for remaining evening journeys.
359 Huddersfield-Ashenhurst -Lowerhouses: Revised timetable.
361 Huddersfield-Balmoral Avenue: Minor variation to route into Huddersfield Bus Station. A revised timetable is also introduced with the late evening frequency reduced to hourly.
363 Huddersfield-Brighouse -Bradford: Evening frequency reduced to hourly. Last bus from Bradford will leave at 11.10pm.
368 Huddersfield-Hayfield Avenue: Revised timetable.
370 Rawthorpe-Huddersfield, Moorhill Road-Lindley: Revised timetable.
372 Almondbury-Huddersfield- Lindley: Late evening frequency reduced to hourly and the 10.53pm from Almondbury to Huddersfield is withdrawn.
373 Kirkheaton-Huddersfield- Mount-Pole Moor: New service replacing part of the reduced 317 service and also replacing part of the withdrawn 376/377 services to Pole Moor. Will not stop at Huddersfield Bus Station but will call at Westgate.
376 Huddersfield-Crosland Road-Outlane-Pole Moor: Withdrawn. See service 373.
377 Huddersfield-Outlane-Pole Moor: Withdrawn. See service 373.
384 Huddersfield-Bradley Bar-Brighouse: Now to be operated by Stott's as two-hourly Monday to Saturday daytime service.
385 Huddersfield-Abbey Road- Huddersfield: Now operated by Stott's as two-hourly Monday to Saturday daytime circular.
387 Huddersfield-Beaumont Park: Revised timetable.
389 Meltham-Slaithwaite- Wilberlee: To be run by Stott's as Monday to Saturday daytime service between Meltham and Slaithwaite with the outward morning journey extended to Wilberlee on schooldays only.
390 Huddersfield-Linthwaite- Slaithwaite-Milnsbridge- Huddersfield: Now to be operated by Stott's as Monday to Saturday daytime Colne Valley circular service running outward via Linthwaite Church and returning via Britannia Road.
391 Huddersfield-Linthwaite- Blackmoorfoot-Slaithwaite -Milnsbridge-Huddersfield: Transferred to Stott's. Monday to Saturday daytime Colne Valley circular service running outward via Linthwaite Church and returning via Scar Lane.
394/395 Huddersfield - Milns- bridge-Huddersfield: Revised timetable.
396 Huddersfield-Milnsbridge- Slaithwaite-Blackmoorfoot- Linthwaite-Huddersfield: To be run by Stott's as Monday to Saturday daytime Colne Valley circular service running outward via Scar Lane and returning via Linthwaite Church.
397 Huddersfield-Milnsbridge- Slaithwaite-Linthwaite-Hudders field: Will be operated by Stott's as Monday to Saturday daytime Colne Valley circular service running outward via Britannia Road and returning via Linthwaite Church.
502 Huddersfield-Halifax - Keighley: Revised timetable.
503 Halifax-Elland- Huddersfield: Revised timetable.
539 Halifax-Stainland School- Outlane: Monday to Saturday daytime service extended to run from Outlane to Huddersfield via Salendine Nook and Marsh.
900 Huddersfield-Hebden Bridge: On Mondays to Fridays the 7.30am departure from Hebden Bridge and the 5.15pm departure from Huddersfield are operated by Teamdeck.
930 Denby Dale Village Link: Withdrawn.
930 Meltham's Minibus Service: Stott's will now operate this service. No other changes.
M68 Yorkshire Terrier Sheffield- Stocksbridge-Holmfirth: Withdrawn. See new 268/269 service.
X36 Huddersfield-Halifax: Withdrawn.