A RAFT of changes to bus services in Barnsley will come in at the end of the month.

The changes will be implemented on Saturday 28, Sunday 29 and Monday 30 January 2017.

The full changes are:

1 Barnsley - Smithies - New Lodge - Mapplewell - Staincross: Changes will be made to the timetable. The Saturday daytime frequency will be reduced to every 12 minutes and evening service will be reduced to hourly journeys on Monday to Saturday from 21.00 and on Sundays from 17.00.

6 Barnsley - Kendray - Worsbrough Dale:

Minor changes will be made to the times of evening journeys.

8 8a Barnsley - Worsborough Common - Ward Green - Worsborough Bridge - Worsborough Dale: These services will be withdrawn following operation on Saturday 28 January 2017. Alternative journeys are available via service 67.

11 12 Barnsley - Honeywell - Smithies - New Lodge - Athersley: Service 11 - Changes will be made to the times. The Saturday daytime frequency will be reduced to every 12 minute and evening journeys reduced to hourly.

32 Barnsley - Hoyle Mill - Cundy Cross - Lundwood - Cudworth: Changes will be made to the timetable. The Monday to Saturday evening journeys will operate as service 28c. Most Sunday journeys will be withdrawn.

34 34a Barnsley - Monk Bretton - Athersley - Carlton - Shafton - Cudworth - Lundwood - Cundy Cross: This service will be withdrawn following operation on Saturday 28 January 2017. Alternative journeys are available via service 36 operated by Waterson's.

35 35a Barnsley - Hoyle Mill - Monk Bretton - Lundwood - Cudworth - Shafton - Brierley - Hemsworth - South Kirkby - South Elmsall: This service will be withdrawn following operation on Saturday 28 January 2017. Alternative journeys are available via services 36, 37 and 38.

36 Barnsley - Monk Bretton - Cudworth - Shafton - Brierley - Hemsworth - South Kirkby - South Elmsall: This service will be completely revised and will now replace services 31, 34, 34a, 35 and 29 in South Heindley. Services 36a and 36b operate schooldays only and are not included in this guide.

57 59 Barnsley - Monk Bretton - Carlton - Royston - Notton - Newmillerdam - Sandal - Wakefield: Service 57 - A new early morning journey at 0526 from Royston to Barnsley will be introduced. Service 59 - Minor timetable changes.

66 N66 Barnsley - Birdwell - Hoyland Common - Hoyland - Jump - Elsecar: Service 66 - Saturday journeys will be reduced to every 12 minutes. Service N66 - the timetable will be revised.

96 97 Barnsley - Gawber - Darton - Staincross - Kexborough - West Bretton - Woolley - Sandal - Wakefield: Changes will be made to the route and times with service 96 operating via Longley Street in Higham.

193 Barnsley - Athersley - Royston - Ryhill - Crofton - Walton - Sandal - Wakefield:

Revised timetable with journeys operating via Rotherham Road at Monk Bretton

216 Goldthorpe - Thurnscoe - Middlecliffe - Grimethorpe: This service will operate only between Goldthorpe and Grimethorpe.

226 Barnsley - Stairfoot - Wombwell - Wath upon Dearne - Bolton on Dearne - Goldthorpe - Thurnscoe: Changes will be made to the times of journeys on Sunday to improve punctuality.

300 Penistone - Millhouse Green - Thurlstone:

This service will be withdrawn following operation on Saturday 28 January 2017. Alternative journeys are available via new service 23 'Yorkshire Tiger'.

265 Sheffield - Firvale - Sheffield Lane Top - Ecclesfield - Chapeltown - Hoyland Common - Birdwell - Worsbrough - Barnsley: Minor timetable changes will be made to improve punctuality.

X19 Barnsley - Stairfoot - Ardsley - Darfield - Goldthorpe - Hickleton - marr - Scawsby - Doncaster: Minor timetable changes will be made to aid reliability.

X20 Barnsley - Wombwell - Old Moor - Manvers - Mexborough - Denaby Main - Conisbrough - Warmsworth - Balby - Doncaster: Minor timetable changes will be made to improve punctuality. Also an additional stop is now included in the limited stopping arrangements in Mexborough on Wath Road at Highwoods Road.