Information about enforced school closures can be found in the list below. These closures are usually due to adverse weather, such as snow or flooding, or problems with buildings, such as no heating or electricity or burst pipes. For details of school holidays and teacher training days visit the school term dates page. The decision to close, for whatever reason, lies with the headteacher and governing body of each individual school, not the council.

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School transport alerts


  • Yeoman’s WKS14 Herdman FFH06 11.12.18 Road closure

          Date: 11.12.18 for 5 days Time: am & pm Bus Contract & Operator: Yeomans WKS14, Herdman FFH06 School: Fairfield, Kingstone, Peterchurch & Madley Problem: Road closure Madley Cross into Madley, past post office, shop and church Outcome: Vehicle detour via Comet Inn and Stoney Street    


  • WHD91 Broken down Lugg Bridge Hereford

        Date: Friday 30 November 2018 Time: Morning Bus Contract & Operator: WHD91 Nick Maddy Coaches School : Hereford Colleges Problem: Break down at Lugg Bridge A438 Solution: Replacement coach 5 minutes away  


  • WBL02 Weobley High School Afternoon 29 November 2018

        Date: Thursday 29th November 2018 Time: Afternoon Bus Contract & Operator: WBL02 Matthew Lane Minibus School : Weobley High School Problem: Vehicle breakdown prior to school route Solution: Replacement vehicle will be about 15 minutes late for all  


  • WRW32 & JKH01 delays due to road closed

        Date: Thursday 29 November 2018 Time: Morning Bus Contract & Operator: WRW32 & JKH01 I & S Coaches School : Walford Primary & John Kyrle High Problem: Tree down on Howle Hill Solution: Bus re routed with delays. Riders to use regular stops  


  • WHD90 Jones Coaches Hereford College bus Monday 26 Nov 2018

        Date: 26 November 2018 Time: Morning Bus Contract & Operator: WHD90 Jones Coaches School : Hereford Sixth Form Colleges Problem: A4112 closed between Raddle Bank and Leysters Solution: First Bus stop is Tenbury. No Raddle Bank stop service  


  • DRM JMH04 John Masefield High School 22.11.18 - 26.11.18 Slight Delays

    Date: 22.11.18 – 26.11.18 Time: AM & PM Bus Contract & Operator: JMH04 DRM School: John Masefield Problem: Emergency Road Works Between Coddington & Moorend/Mathon Outcome: Slight deviation will incur approx. 15 mins delay  


  • Lugg Valley WGM07 WGM11 Roy Brown WGM08 Wigmore Orleton Primary 21.11.18 Road Closure

        Date: 21.11.18 to 27.11.18 inclusive Time: PM Bus Contract & Operator: Lugg Valley WGM07, WGM11 & Roy Brown Coaches WGM08 School: Wigmore & Orleton Primary Problem: Road closure Rosebank Farm Orleton. Afternoons only Outcome: School buses will use detours. Students on a bus routed this way should note home journey instructions issued from school to switch buses. There will be some delays getting home on these routes    


  • Blue Line EMC03 Earl Mortimer 20.11.18 Running late

        Date: 20.11.2018 Time: 8.30 Bus Contract & Operator: Blue Line EMC03 School: Earl Mortimer College Problem: Appologies for delay, just been informed that bus has broken down replacement sent out. Outcome: Running 30 minutes late    


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