CustomerNews 17 News for KEIGHLEY & DISTRICT customers! THEATRE OFFER FOR KEIGHLEY & DISTRICT 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. www.keighleyanddistrict.co.uk SUTTON - ROAD CLOSURE: 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. BRONTË SCENIC TOUR 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 details. LATE SPRING PUBLIC HOLIDAY We will operate a SUNDAY service on all routes on Monday 30th May. See ‘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.