Coronavirus and School Closure Update: Please be aware that from Monday 23rd March 2020 there is an amended bus service. This is only for students who fall into the categories identified by the Department for Education and who have notified the school the previous day of their attendance. The amended Blackburn timetable is in the documents at the bottom of this page and the Preston service will follow the usual route.
There are a number of different bus services which provide access to and from Walton-le-Dale High School. These incude public services such as the 125 which runs between Chorley and Preston, via Clayton Brook. There are other services which run from Penwortham and the Losotck Hall area, and the 152 which runs between Blackburn and Preston.
Lancashire County Council also operate a number of other services to us for school children.
Further details can be obtained using the link on the left 'Other School Bus Services', from the school or the Council.
The school operates its own buses between different areas of Blackburn and the school. Details can be found below.
The wearing of seat belts is compulsory on all school buses
501 - 504 Blackburn bus information is in the documents at the foot of this page
HOLME SLACK - RIBBLETON - WALTON-LE-DALE
Company: MOVING PEOPLE Bus and Coach Services 0845 475 1212
All buses are seatbelted. Buses arrive and depart from the school’s turning circle at the rear of the school.
Bus No 505
Fulwood Barracks 7.45 approx
Gammul Lane shops
Moor Nook shops
Miller Road café
Ribbleton Tudor Avenue
New Hall Lane Chemist
Buses depart at 3.10pm daily
Late buses run on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays evenings at 4.20pm for students wishing to stay behind for extra-curricular activities and coursework clubs.
Students require a bus pass from the school to use our buses. Bus passes should be purchased through school as a standing order.
The letters below provide details. Further details are also available from the school.