West End, Long Whatton



From Monday 11 February, West End in Long Whatton will be closed for up to 4 weeks due to a collapsed sewer. 

During this time skylink Derby will unfortunately not be able to serve either Diseworth or Long Whatton and the following stops will be missed in both directions:

  • Grimes Gate
  • Bull & Swan (opposite)
  • Brookside
  • Lady Gate 
  • Lester Court
  • Smithy Lane
  • Barnfield Court
  • The Falcon 
  • Post Office
  • War Memorial 
  • Royal Oak 
  • Piper Drive

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause for our customers in the village.


Leicestershire County Council will be operating a replacement taxi service Mondays - Saturdays for residents in Long Whatton and Diseworth to and from East Midlands Airport and Hathern.  

Journeys from Long Whatton (Post Office) to EMA via Diseworth (Brookside/Lady Gate) will depart at the following times: 

6.30am, 8.10am and 10.25am. Return journeys will take place at 12.00pm, 3.35pm and 7pm. 

Journeys from Diseworth (Brookside/Lady Gate) to Hathern (The Anchor Inn) via Long Whatton (Post Office) will depart at the following times: 

6.50am, 7.40am and 9.35am. Return journeys will take place at 11.35am, 3pm, 4.35pm, 6pm and 6.40pm

To book a seat on this service, contact Premier Cars on 07976245198


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