Postal Address

Fred Longworth High School
Printshop Lane
M29 8JN

Telephone: 01942 883796
Fax: 01942 897413
E-mail: [for general enquiries] or [for technical issues relating to your On-Line reporting account]

The member of staff who deals with queries is Mrs Maher who can be contacted by e-mail at:

Location, Transport and Directions

You can click here to search for bus timetables and routes or use this link to plan your journey by any form of public transport.

(Always check with the transport provider for latest timetables and travel news; this information is provided on a ‘best endeavours’ basis – see our legal notice and terms & conditions for more information).


(enter your Postcode or location in the box then click or tap “Get Directions”)

If coming by car please note:

  • Much of Tyldesley, including main roads through and around the town centre and residential areas are now subject to 20mph speed limits
  • Astley Street, Tyldesley – July/August 2017 – United Utilities are currently working from south of busway to near Shearwater Avenue to lay a new main. This work is expected to last until 4 September 2017 and will require the use of temporary traffic signals which will be manned at peak times.
  • For the latest updates on planned roadworks, see the roadwork bulletin from Wigan Council.
  • You can also use this link to find comprehensive information on current and other roadworks in the region or nationally using ‘‘.
  • Visitor parking is limited and spaces are situated outside the main school front entrance with disabled parking also availble in the main car park near the main entrance.
  • Use marked bays only.
  • There is a 5 mph speed limit on site.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and pedestrians have priority at all times.
  • There is NO student pick up / drop off point within the school grounds.
  • When approaching by car access school from Castle Street / Tyldesley Road (landmark “ICELAND Store”) into Mill Street then onward to Printshop Lane, and not via Elliott Street / Squires Lane.
  • Sat Nav – GPS Co-ordinates (Lat: 53.51376678786701, Lng: -2.4785350571471554) may not always highlight the correct route to school, especially during diversions and roadworks.