Due to the wide catchment area, the school relies heavily on dedicated services to and from the site. We work closely with Transport for Manchester (TFM) and Merseytravel. This academic year, 2016-2017 we utilise the following services.

Service Operator   Area Served  
Y26 Stagecoach   Abram, Platt Bridge  
Y65 Stagecoach   Hindley, Hindley Green  
Y66 Stagecoach   Hindley, Hindley Green  
Y67 Stagecoach   Hindley, Hindley Green  
652 Hattons   Garswood. Bryn  
  Yellow Bus Service-Only pupils with a valid Yellow Bus Pass are eligible to use these services      
920 Stagecoach



Hindley/Hindley Green  
603 Diamond Bus Company   Winstanley   
604  Diamond Bus Company   Winstanley/Hawkley Hall  
654 (AM Only) Halton Borough Transport   Newton le Willows  
603 (PM Only) Huyton Travel   Newton le Willows  
778 Diamond Bus Company   Ince, Platt Bridge, Abram, Golborne Shared Services with Byrchall High School
777 Diamond Bus Company (am only) Ince, Platt Bridge Shared Services with Byrchall High School

The routes and timings are shown on the attached schedules.

The contact details of the operators are also shown.

The School Bus Timetables

 Newton-le-Willows to Ashton-in-Makerfield Bus Times

TfGM Route Explorer

Useful Information

Wigan councils free travel eligibility - tel: 01942 489685

Further information - General enquiries for pupils in regards to school bus transport can be obtained either by visiting the TfGM website www.tfgm.com or telephoning Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 (lines open 7am – 8pm Monday to Friday, 8am – 8pm Saturday, Sundays and Bank Holidays calls cost 12p per min plus network extras).

Home to school travel website

SEN Travel Assistance Application