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					CustomerNews 17
  News for KEIGHLEY & DISTRICT customers!

                                THEATRE OFFER FOR

                               SHUTTLE CUSTOMERS!
                      Keighley & District have teamed up with the ‘Upstagers’ Theatre Group
                      from Ilkley, who are performing ‘Guys and Dolls’ one of the greatest
                      American musicals, at the Alhambra in Bradford.

                      Travel to the Alhambra on theShuttle and receive upto 20% off the
                      standard ticket price! See page 3 for more details.

                                  Sutton - Road Closure
                       Customers are advised that work will be carried out on the road through Sutton
                       from Monday 30th May.

                       Buses on routes 66, 67, 67A, 68, 68A and 78A will be affected as follows:

                       Monday 30th May and Sunday 5th June:
                       Buses between Sutton Lane End and Holme Lane, will run via Dalesway and
                       Fieldhead Drive to Holme Lane and then via Bridge Road and Gordon Street to
                       Main Road and back onto Holme Lane.

                       Tuesday 31st May to Saturday 4th June inclusive:
                       • Between 0700 and 1900 each day all services will operate via Dalesway and
                       Fieldhead Drive as far as South Craven School, where a connecting mini-bus
                       service will operate to and from Sutton. This will serve all points in Sutton
                       including Harper Grove and Croft Hill.
                       A timetable for this special service is included on page 6.
                       • Before 0700 and after 1900 buses will run via Dalesway, Fieldhead Drive,
                       Holme Lane, Bridge Road, Gordon Street, Main Road and Holme Lane.

                       We are sorry for any inconvenience caused. If you require further assistance to
                       plan your journey, please contact our Customer Service Team on 01535 603284 or
                       visit our website.

                             Special Timetable
As reported on the front page, a special service will operate between 0700 and 1900
from Tuesday 31st May until Saturday 4th June inclusive. The service will serve all
stops in Sutton and connect with services 66, 67, 68 and 78A at South Craven School.

The special service will depart from South Craven School at the following times:

0650, 0708, 0725, 0745, 0800*, 0815, 0840 and then every 30 minutes at 10 and 40
past each hour until 1510, 1545, 1615, 1650, 1710, 1730, 1800, 1815, 1838 and 1855.
* = the 0800 does not run on Saturday 4th June.

The special service will show route number 78 and will follow a circular route from
South Craven School via Holme Lane, Bridge Road, Gordon Street, Main Street, then
via normal 78A route back to South Craven School.

                                                  KEIGHLEY GALA
 Keighley & District will once again
 be running the Brontë Scenic
 Tour service 812, on behalf of the         The annual gala will take place on
 Brontë Country Partnership.               Saturday 4th June 2005, involving a
                                          parade through Keighley town centre.
 Service 812 connects Haworth,
 the Brontë Parsonage and                As usual our services will be unable to
 Ponden Mill.                            access the bus station and will instead use
                                         town centre bus stops for the duration of the
 The service will run on Sundays          parade.
 between 3rd July and 28th
 August 2005 and also on Monday            Full details are available in a separate
 29th August 2005.                          leaflet available from Keighley bus
                                              station. Alternatively call our
 Visit our website to view the                  Customer Service Team on
 timetable.                                       01535 603284 for more

                     LATE SPRING PUBLIC HOLIDAY
  We will operate a SUNDAY service on all routes on Monday 30th May.
   ‘Guys and Dolls’
   and get 20% off!
Based on Damon Runyon's short story "The
Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown," Guys and Dolls"
revolves around Nathan Detroit, the organiser
of the oldest established permanent floating
crap game (a dice game) in New York, who             This summer enjoy a day in
bets fellow gambler Sky Masterson that he
can't make the next girl he sees fall in love with   Grassington, with service 67A.
him. The next girl he sees happens to be Miss
Sarah Brown, a pure-at-heart Salvation Army-         Buses run every hour from Keighley bus station
type reformer, and the stage is set for an
                                                     to Grassington, serving Steeton top, Sutton,
hilarious evening of complications.
                                                     Cross Hills, Cononley and Skipton.
The finest blend of memorable tunes, robust
humour, tender romance and streetwise sass           Grassington is one of the best-loved little towns
creates a fantasy Broadway, impossible to            in the Yorkshire Dales. Granted a charter in
resist. Musical numbers include 'I've never
                                                     1282, it is often thought of as a village but is
been in love before', 'Luck, be a lady tonight'
and the show-stopping 'Sit down you're               in fact a small town.
rocking the boat'.
                                                     Clustered around the cobbled market square is a
Upstagers' all singing, all dancing cast gives       selection of cosy cafes and restaurants.
'Guys and Dolls', the greatest of all American
                                                     Grassington is also the ideal starting point for
musicals, the rousing production it deserves,
and offers users of theshuttle the opportunity       many walks and rambles in the Yorkshire Dales.
to see this show at a discounted rate. Save up
to 20% on the price of tickets with this offer.      The first bus on Sundays leaves Keighley bus
Tickets are available from Wednesday to              station at 09.45, running hourly until 15.45.
Friday for the discounted price of £11. To take
                                                     Buses return from Grassington at 10.55 and
advantage of this offer, simply save your
shuttle bus ticket and bring it with you to the      hourly until 16.55.
box office when you collect your ticket. Only 1
discounted ticket per shuttle ticket. Tickets        With a K-Day ticket the maximum return fare
can be booked in advance, but to qualify for         from anywhere in Keighley to Grassington is
the discount, a shuttle ticket must be shown
                                                     just £2.50!
on collection. No further concessions apply to
this offer. Your shuttle ticket must be valid for
travel on the day of the performance.      To round off your day, a number of shops, cafes
                                           and attractions in and around Grassington offer
For further details please contact the Box discounts to visitors who arrive by bus, as part
Office on 01274 432000.
                                           of the ‘Dales Bus Discount’ scheme.

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