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Commuters warned of diversions ahead of Tettenhall Christmas lights switch-on

Commuters have been warned to expect travel diversion ahead of a major Christmas lights switch-on event this weekend.

Hundreds turned out in force for the switch on of Tettenhall Christmas lights in 2017

National Express West Midlands has advised bus users of diversions to regular Tettenhall routes ahead of the festivities this weekend.

The warning comes as Tettenhall prepares to hold its Christmas Lights Switch-On event in Upper Green on Saturday.

To help with travel, the bus service has put into place a number of diversions.

The diversions are as follows:

Service 62 to Compton will be diverted to Church Road, School Road, The Crescent, Woodhouse Road, Regis Road and Wergs Road. To get to Compton the service will reverse the route.

National Express West Midlands announced on X: "Diversion, Saturday, November 25, 2023, 1pm - 10pm.

"Due to the Christmas Lights Switch-On event, Upper Green, Tettenhall will be closed. 62 to Compton diverted Church Road, The Crescent/Woodhouse Road, Regis Road, Wergs Road

"To Compton, the reverse of above."