Christmas Services

Please be aware that we will be operating a reduced service on some days over the festive period.

Christmas

Christmas Eve: Normal 583 service only
Christmas Day: No services operating
Boxing Day: No services operating

New Year

New Years Eve: Normal 583 service only
New Years Day: No services operating

All services back to normal on Tuesday 2nd January!

Jim, Joan and All the staff at Jim Stones Coaches wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

We look forward to welcoming you back on board in 2018!

Service Changes

We are sorry to announce that we have lost the contract to provide the following school services:

  • 554 – Bedford High School to Tyldesley (pm)
  • 931 – Higher Fold to Astley (am and pm)
  • 988 – Leigh to Golborne High School & Hope Academy Newton (am)

We have also lost the contract for the following “school days only” service:

  • 58407:41 Crankwood to Leigh service
    This does not affect our 07:14 (then hourly) service (timetable).

The following service has had a timetable change:

  • 990 – Hag Fold to Westleigh High School.
    From 3rd September, this service will depart from Spa Road Turning Circle at 0749 (timetable).

Finally, it is with pleasure that we can announce the introduction of a new schools service. From 3rd September, we will be operating a new school route:

  • 935 – Bedford High School to Hag Fold (am and pm) (timetable).

Minor changes to 586 – Leigh – Gin Pit – Tyldesley – Parsonage Retail Park Circular

586 – Leigh – Gin Pit – Tyldesley – Parsonage Retail Park Circular

We are pleased to inform you that from Monday 24th April 2017 our contract with Transport for Greater Manchester will operate for an extra 6 months.

The route has been extended to Tyldesley Town Centre and is no longer hourly. The new route will operate every 80 minutes so please check out the new timetable here.

Thank you.

Jim

Minor changes to 583 Sunday service – Hag Fold, Atherton, Westleigh, Leigh

583 Sunday service – Hag Fold, Atherton, Westleigh, Leigh

We are pleased to inform you that from Sunday 23rd April 2017 our contract with Transport for Greater Manchester has been extended for a further two years.

There has been a slight change made to the timetable by TfGM and the final departure from Leigh will now be at 1720.

Please see the new timetable here.

Jim

 

Easter Services

Please be aware that on Good Friday and Easter Monday the only service we are able to operate is our 583 Hag Fold, Atherton, Westleigh, Leigh Circular.  Click here for the timetable.

Normal services on Saturday and back to normal on Tuesday 18th April 2017.

Everyone at Jim Stones would like to wish you a happy Easter