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Transport

Students starting Catholic primary and secondary education no longer receive free school travel except those entitled on the basis of low income (free school meals) or where the Catholic school is the nearest one to their home.

Buses are available into school from many different areas and the school and the council have worked in close collaboration to ensure safe transport arrangements are now in place to meet the needs of our students.

‘Vacant’ seats are available on buses from Ranton, Woodseaves, Sutton, Loynton & Long Compton at £575.00 annually or 7 monthly instalments of £71.88 and 1 payment of £71.84 by applying to:

Anne Holt (School Transport) 01785 278718 or at  www.staffordshire.gov.uk/Temporaryvacantseatscheme

The ‘Staffordshire Card’ can be applied for by anyone under 16 years of age at www.yourstaffordshirecard.info (0300 111 8000) allowing travel at £1.20 per journey on most normal local service buses. Over 16 pay £1.30 per journey

 

NEW SERVICE STARTING 27th February 2017

The new Arriva bus service Route 1C will commence from Colwich Church at 7.49 am before operating along the A513 to serve Milford and Walton before turning into Stockton Lane then Bodmin Avenue, Lynton Avenue and then back onto the A513 (Lichfield Road). This journey will terminate at the bus stop on Newport Road on the same side as the school at 8.19 am.

 

The afternoon journey will be numbered 1B and leave Gaol Square at 3.18 pm before arriving at the bus stop on the Newport Road (opposite side to the school) for a prompt 3.25 pm departure. This journey will then operate along the Lichfield Road to Baswich Lane, along Shipston Road, Compton Road, Tavistock Avenue, Sidmouth Avenue, Yelverton Avenue, Porlock Avenue, Widecombe Avenue, Bodmin Avenue, Lynton Avenue, Weeping Cross and along the A513 serving Walton and Milford before terminating at Colwich Church.

 

 

Main routes:

Children who live in Moss Pit Dunston, Penkridge, Gailey, Brewood and Coven can use the Arriva Service 76.

The main service for the school will drop the children off on the Newport Road (on the right side for the school) and at the end of the school day it will pick the children up on the Newport Road on the right side for the school.

 

Children from Gnosall and Haughton can use service 5 operated by Arriva.

The main service for the school will drop the children off on Newport Road (opposite the school) and pick the children up at the end of the school day on the Newport Road same side as the school.

 

 Children who live in Wheaton Aston, Little Onn, Marston, Church Eaton Bradley and Derrington can use Service 877 operated by Select.

The main service for the school run will drop the children off on Newport Road (opposite the school) and pick the children up on the Newport Road same side as the school.

 

Children travelling from the Stone area can use Service 101 operated by First.

Children travelling from Little Stoke, Weston, Salt, Hopton, Oulton, Meir Stone & Longton can use the 842a

The services for the school will drop off and pick the children up opposite the train station for the 101 and on Newport Road on the same side as the school for the 842a.

 

Children from Baswich can use either Service 825 or Service 1 operated by Arriva.

The main 825 service for the school will drop the children off at the train station and pick the children up opposite the station. The Service 1 will drop the children off on Newport Road on the same side as the school and pick them up at the end of the school day on the Newport Road (on the same side as the school).

 

Children travelling from Doxey can use Service 12 operated by Arriva

The main service for the school will drop the children off at Earl Street and pick the children up at the end of the school day from Chell Road.

 

Children who live in Yarnfield, Swynnerton, Cotes Heath, Norton Bridge & Great Bridgeford & Eccleshall can use the 13a Service . The main service for the school will drop the children off and pick the children up on the Newport Road on the same side of the school.

 

 

Please be aware that although every effort has been made to provide accurate and up to date information on these bus times, they are subject to change and you should check the timetables on-line to ensure accuracy.

 

 

 

PLEASE Contact Ann Holt  if you have any questions on 01785 278719