Services 119, 125 & 126 – Alfriston High Street Major works

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From Thursdays 2nd January 2020 through to late May 2020 South East water will be carrying out major works to replace the water main, during this time sections of the High Street will be closed meaning some alterations to bus services, detailed below are the alterations to Compass Bus services.

2nd January – 17th 22nd January 2020 (Phase 1a) These arrangements are expected to remain in place until 22nd January
Alfriston High Street will be closed at the junction of Sloe Lane.
Service 119 – will divert from Waterloo Square along West Street to The Dene Car Park where buses will start and terminate.
Service 125 – will operate as normal to and from the Willows Car Park.
Service 126 – The 07:40 service from Seaford Morrisons will start from Denton Corner, Newhaven at 07:30 and use the A26 and A27 to get to Alfriston. Passengers who require this service should catch the Brighton & Hove 12A service at 0705 from Chyngton Estate, Millberg Road and change to service 126 at Denton Corner (due 0722). Other 126 journeys operated by Compass Travel will operate the same route as service 119 to and from The Dene Car Park.

23rd January – Early March 2020 (Phase 1b and 2a)
Alfriston High Street will be closed between the junction of Sloe Lane and Waterloo Square.
Service 119 – will divert from Waterloo Square along West Street to The Dene Car Park where buses will start and terminate.
Service 125 – will operate as normal to and from the Willows Car Park.
Service 126 – The 07:40 service from Seaford Morrisons will divert from Waterloo Square along West Street through The Dene Car Park to the Coach Park to continue as service 125 to Ringmer. Other 126 journeys operated by Compass Travel will operate the same route as service 119 to and from The Dene Car Park.

Early March – Late April 2020 (Phase 2b and 3)
Alfriston High Street will be closed between at Waterloo Square (2b) and between Star Lane and Weavers Lane.
Service 119 – will divert via Weavers Lane, Deans Road, The Broadway, North Road and West Street to The Dene Car Park where buses will start and terminate. A revised route and timetable will be put in place, this will be available in February 2020.
Service 125 – will operate as normal to and from the Willows Car Park.
Service 126 – The 07:40 service from Seaford Morrisons will divert as service 119 and then run through The Dene Car Park to the Coach Park to continue as service 125 to Ringmer. A revised timetable will be put in place. Other 126 journeys operated by Compass Travel will operate the same route as service 119 to and from The Dene Car Park.

Early to Late May 2020 (Phase 4)
Alfriston High Street will be closed between Weavers Lane and The Tye. Details of this closure and revised bus service arrangements will be confirmed in spring 2020.

For details of alterations to journeys operated by Cuckmere Buses click HERE

Please note that dates maybe subject to change and will be updated when we receive information from South East Water, further details of the project are on the South East Water website.