Wigan & Leigh College

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  • FREE Bus Pass 2016/17

    Wigan & Leigh College are offering you a FREE bus pass for the 2017/18 academic year!

    The FREE bus pass will be available to all full-time students aged 16-18 as at 31st August 2017.

    Get this, you can even use the bus pass any time throughout the day, including evenings and weekends!

    Passes are available for any 'Stagecoach', 'Arriva North West' and 'First Manchester (Bolton & Leigh) bus. 

    Students will initially be issued a free bus pass for Term 1. Travel Passes for Terms 2 and 3 will be distributed to you should your College attendance be 90% or above.

    • Save up to £327 per year
    • Your free bus pass can be used throughout the day, evenings and weekends 

    Terms & Conditions

    1. This offer is for the 2017/18 academic year only.

    2.The free bus pass is only available to learners who:

    - are aged 16-18 as at 31 August 2017 - are enrolled at Wigan & Leigh College on a full-time attendance pattern up to Level 3 -If you live out of area and are not able to access the College travel scheme, please contact the funding team.

    3.The free bus pass is attendance related. Passes are issued on a termly basis and for learners to receive the spring and summer term passes, they must have maintained a 90% attendance in the autumn and spring terms.

    4.The subsidised bus pass will be for a 'Stagecoach', 'Arriva North West' or 'First Manchester (Bolton & Leigh bus).

    5.If you lose your pass, you will be responsible for the purchase of a replacement. This currently is £25 for Stagecoach or Arriva and £10 for First Manchester, Bolton & Leigh.

    New for September 2017 

    Free College Bus

    Leigh College, based at Leigh Sports Village, is pleased to announce a new FREE College bus service which will begin in September 2017 and will take students straight to the door of Leigh College and The Image Centre and home again.

    The services, starting in Farnworth, will pick up students on a number of stops including Westhoughton and will run every weekday during term time.

    This new initiative will provide students with a direct route to College and make getting to Leigh College even easier.

    Located on the multi-million pound Leigh Sports Village site, Leigh College offers a wide range of full-time courses. Students can choose from vocational courses including Animal Care, Business, Health & Social Care and Computing or enrol onto an A Level Professional Honours Programme with pathways including Applied Medical, Engineering, Health Professional or Computing Science .

    Students will initially be issued a free bus pass for Term 1. Travel Passes for Terms 2 and 3 will be distributed to you should your College attendance be 90% or above.

    1. This offer is for the 2017/18 academic year only.

    2.The free bus pass is only available to learners who:

    - are aged 16-18 as at 31 August 2017 - are enrolled at Wigan & Leigh College on a full-time attendance pattern up to Level 3 -If you live out of area and are not able to access the College travel scheme, please contact the funding team.

    3.The free bus pass is attendance related. Passes are issued on a termly basis and for learners to receive the spring and summer term passes, they must have maintained a 90% attendance in the autumn and spring terms.

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    For more information on the FREE Bus Pass, call 01942 761 600.

    Wigan and Leigh College, PO Box 53, Parson's Walk, Wigan, WN1 1RS

    (01942) 76 16 00

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