See below for details of road, bus and rail information links across our area.
A34 Road Closures & Diversions via A338 during February
The A34 north and southbound carriageways will be closed overnight (between 9pm and 6am) may cause disruption in Great Shefford on the following dates:
- Monday 24 February for 2 nights – closure of the A34 southbound carriageway from the A420 Botley Interchange to the A4130 Milton Interchange
For closures between the Milton Interchange and Botley Interchange standard traffic will be diverted via the A417, Wantage, A338 and A420 (southbound diversion the same in reverse).
For closures between the M4/Chieveley and the Milton Interchange standard traffic will be diverted via A4, A338, Wantage and A417 (southbound diversion the same in reverse).
More information from Highways Agency info@highwaysengland.
General Road & Traffic Information
There are several sources which provide information about roadworks, delays and closures and traffic incidents:
Traffic Update provides similar information but the site is harder to search in rural areas (though you can find information on specific trunk roads easily using the menu at the top).
For information generally on major road projects, please visit the Highways England website.
Waze App gives you the best route in real time with help from fellow drivers.
@WBerksRoads twitter feed about roadworks and reported problems through West Berks Council.
Click here for how to report reporting problems with roads and pavements (including faulty traffic lights, potholes, abandoned cars and many other issues) in West Berkshire, Wiltshire, Swindon and Vale of White Horse.
Information supplied by the following district councils can be found here:
Community bus services
Community minibus and car schemes provide transport services primarily, but not exclusively, for older and disabled people in West Berkshire; Wiltshire & Swindon; Wantage. They often need volunteer drivers.