A FREE bus service for students at Bishop Auckland College will continue next year.
The service runs on a variety of routes every weekday during term time, with places served including Barnard Castle, Stanhope, Wolsingham, Crook, Stanley, Newton Aycliffe, Spennymoor, Darlington and Shildon.
There is an option for pick-up points can be added, depending on location.
Loading article content
Students arrive at the college’s main campus by 8.50am and leave at 5.15pm.
As well as the free transport, other benefits for full time students aged 16 to 19 include an allowance of up to £500, free gym membership, free hair and beauty treatments, free printing and help with essential course items.
The college, which has just been named among the top 25 per cent in the country for student success rates, is holding an open event on Tuesday, March 5, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at the Woodhouse campus.
For more information about the free bus service visit bacoll.ac.uk/school-leavers/free-bus-service.html Alternatively, for course details call 01388-443000.
More Education News
More Transport News
- Body which represents seven North-East councils awarded largest share of Government’s £1.2bn local roads funding pot
- 'End this racket' - rail union hits out over foreign involvement in Britain's railways
- Number of Virgin Trains passengers tops one million a year on East Coast mainline
- North-East drivers urged to slow down while driving in the rain
- Changes in store for Northern's Xmas rail services
- Talks aimed at averting strikes at 18 airports, including Newcastle
- Centrepiece of Sunderland’s new bridge begins its slow journey to the North-East
- Park-and-ride site set to reopen after sewer collapse
- North-East public transport enterprise earns regional recognition
- 'The train leaving the North-East for Manchester Airport is a year ahead of schedule'