Salisbury Reds services affected by 'very high levels of sickness'

Salisbury Reds services affected by 'very high levels of sickness'

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 10:26am 13th March 2020. (Updated at 12:30pm 13th March 2020)

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Buses on some routes have been disrupted or cancelled this morning (Friday 13th March).

The bus operator's posted on social media earlier to say they have been affected by some staff shortages:

That has been affecting the R1 route, which runs between Bemerton Heath and District Hospital.

There's also been some disruption to their PR9 and PR15 routes.

They go to the Britford and Petersfinger park and ride sites respectively.

UPDATE FROM SALISBURY REDS

As of 12.30pm today, the bus operator says the situation is improving: 

NOT RELATED TO CORONAVIRUS

Salisbury Reds has confirmed to Spire FM that the staff members who are off sick are NOT displaying any symptoms of Covid-19.

The latest timetable updates from the bus operator can be found on the Salisbury Reds website.

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