Route History

 

28.10.89
HT
M ex N1
M ex N1
M ex N1
New service

EDGWARE STATION - Burnt Oak - Colindale - Grahame Park Estate - West Hendon - Hendon Central - Hendon Way - Brent Cross Station - Golders Green - North End Road - Hampstead - Belsize Park. Chalk Farm - Camden Town - Eversholt Street - Euston Bus Station - Warren Street Stn - Charing Cross Road - Trafalgar Square - then Strand - ALDWYCH or meal relief journeys Whitehall - Westminster - VICTORIA BUS STATION

NORTHBOUND FROM VICTORIA BUS STATION via Victoria Street - Parliament Square - Bridge Street - Victoria Embankment - Temple Place and Arundel Street to ALDWYCH

18.07.92
HT
M ex N1
M ex N1
M ex N1

EDGWARE STATION - TRAFALGAR SQUARE - VICTORIA (meal relief journeys)
Withdrawn between Trafalgar Square and Aldwych - also journeys from Victoria via Embankment to Aldwych .

  Route N5, London Northern, S15, J815HMC, Trafalgar Square
24.01.94
HT
M ex N1
M ex N1
M ex N1

Diverted in Hendon via Brent Street instead of Brent Cross Station.

M1284 at Canada House sports the unusual blind with the heading announcing the route to be the Northern Line - May 1994

© Steve Grimwade

24.06.95
HT
2M
4M
4M

EDGWARE STATION - TRAFALGAR SQUARE
Withdrawn between Trafalgar Square and Victoria - Route N1 renumbered therefore N5 given own allocation.

03.02.01
HT
4VPL
5VPL
5VPL

Converted to low floor double deck.

30.08.03
EW716+
3VPL
3VPL
3VPL
 
HT801+
5VPL
10VPL
10VPL

Edgware (EW) allocation introduced.

03.09.04
EW716+
6VPL
6VPL
6VPL
 
HT801+
2VPL
7VPL
7VPL

Edgware (EW) share increased.

  Route N5, Metroline, VLP154, X654LLX, Trafalgar Square
04.02.05
EW716+
6VPL
8VPL
8VPL
 
HT801+
2VPL
5VPL
5VPL

Edgware (EW) share increased again.

14.04.07
EW716+
8VPL
10VPL
11VPL
 
HT801+
--
3VPL
2VPL

Holloway (HT) lose Mon/Thur night allocation.

26.07.08
EW716+
8VPL
12VPL
13VPL
 
HT801+
--
4VPL
4VPL

Contract renewal - increased frequencies

27.07.13
EW716+
8TE
12TE
13TE
 
HT801+
--
4VW
4VW

Contract renewal

 

Route N5, Metroline, TE988, LK59DZN, Edgware High Sreet

30.09.17
EW701+
5TE
5TE
5TE
 
HT801+
1VW
1VW
1VW

Frequency cuts due to all night service on Northern Line at weekends
Holloway (HT) introduced on Sun-Thu nights
Edgware (EW) running number sequence change

 

Metroline VW1276 on Route N5, Trafalgar Square

© Aubrey Morandarte

 

28.07.18
EW701+
5TE
5TE
5TE
 
HT801+
1VW
1VW
1VW

EDGWARE STATION - TRAFALGAR SQUARE
Contract extended for two years.

Taken from 2018 map drawn by Mike Harris
Greater London Bus Map

Garagesn5

HT Holloway
Meal Reliefs n/a straight duties

EW Edgware
Meal Reliefs n/a straight duties