Rayleigh and Rochford Bus Services Facing Cuts




Residents are being urged to share their views on the future of 162 local bus services across Essex. A new consultation will explore how to make the bus network fit for the future.

Residents can share their views online until Thursday 5 October. Physical copies of the consultation are available by contacting the Passenger Transport team via email or calling 0345 743 0430.


The number 7 service faces being withdrawn. The consultation states

There is 1 low passenger use service in this district. This service is being reviewed and consideration may be given for a re-design. For example, reducing frequency of days or times of operation, changing of routes, merging of services, replacing with an alternative service, implementing a devolution pilot, or withdrawing them.

Other services which will be reviewed after 2 years are

Let us know in the comments below how these cuts might affect you

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