Suffolk County Council Entitlement to free home to school transport
Is your child eligible for Suffolk County Council funded school travel? Suffolk’s School Travel Policy has been amended, so it is important that you understand how this might affect your child’s eligibility for funded school travel from September 2019. To find out more visit www.suffolkonboard.com/schooltravel
If your child is eligible for funded school travel you now need to opt-in (apply) each year so they can receive it. The opt-in window for this year is open from 1 March 2019 to 31 May 2019. To find out more visit http://www.suffolkonboard.com/optin or view our post
In general Suffolk County Council’s general policy with regard to Free Schools is that the local authority will provide transport to the school if they live more than 3 miles from the school and it is the nearest school to the pupil’s home.
Norfolk County Council Entitlement to free home to school transport
In general Norfolk County Council will provide Free home to school transport for Norfolk pupil’s attending IES Breckland if they live over 3 miles from IES Breckland and this school is nearer than their catchment school.
For further information visit the website https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/education-and-learning/school-and-college-transport/home-to-school-transport.
IES Breckland Transport
IES Breckland currently provide transport for pupils who live in the areas of Methwold, Feltwell, Mundford and Thetford. Places are limited and will be issued on a first come first served basis. There is a charge for this service. The timetables and routes are listed below and if you are interested in applying for a place on one of the IES Breckland buses please complete this application form.
|Wilton Road bus stop||7.20|
|Triangle Old Methwold Rd/Lodge Rd||7.25|
|Weeting bus stop||7.35|
|Corner Methwold Hythe||07.15|
|Bus stop near Fire Station||07.20|
|West End (near Hall Farm) Northwold||07.28|
|Little London Road Bus stop||07.30|
|Mundford Bus Stop (A134)||07.37|
|Swaffham Road, Mundford||07:15|
|Jct of A 1065 and Foulden Rd||07:17|
|Layby nr Ashburton Rd||07:20|
|School Rd post box||07:30|
|Top of Bradfield Place||07:44|
|Stoke Ferry shop||07:45|
|Top of Old Methwold Rd on B1112||07:48|
|Top of Holders Lane||07:53|
|Opposite Thetford Academy||07:20|
|Top of Grenville Way||07:23|
|Mini roundabout ajoining Admirals||07:25|
|Thistle Close Dropped off on main road||07:28|
|Mill Lane Vets||07:35|
|Pine Close shops||07:40|
|St Johns Way||07:43|