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'One school one operator' (OSOO) schools

For some schools, transport is provided by a single operator. To apply for a surplus seat for a child at one of these schools, you must contact the operator directly. Each OSOO operator will have their own prices for surplus seats.

First Wessex

The following schools use the operator First Wessex. To apply for a Surplus Seat contact First Wessex.

  • Beaminster School
  • The Sir John Colfox School
  • The Woodroffe School

Go South Coast (Operating as Morebus and Damory)

The following schools use the operator Go South Coast. To apply for a Surplus Seat contact Morebus.

  • Allenbourn Middle School
  • Dorchester Middle School: To support the local public services a number of pupils will be provided with a pass for the following public routes:
    • X11 (South West Coaches)
    • X12/87 (Damory)
  • Ferndown Middle School
  • Ferndown Upper School
  • Lytchett Minster School
  • Queen Elizabeth School: For QE school there are public routes available that are provided by MoreBus; Q1, Q2 and Q3. Find out more on the Queen Elizabeth School website
  • Shaftesbury School
  • St Michael's Middle School
  • The Blandford School: to support the local public services, a number of pupils will be provided with a pass for the following public routes:
    • X12/187 (Damory)
    • X8 (Morebus)
    • X10 (South West Coaches)
    • X3 (South West Coaches)
  • The Purbeck School
  • The Thomas Hardye School
  • West Moors Middle School

South West Coaches

The following schools use South West Coaches. To apply for a Surplus Seat contact South West Coaches.

  • Gillingham School: to support the local public services a number of pupils will be provided with a pass for the following public routes:
    • X2 (South West Coaches)
    • X4 (South West Coaches)
  • The Gryphon School:  to support the local public services a number of pupils will be provided with a pass for the following public routes:
    • X11 (South West Coaches)

Vale Coaches

The following school uses Vale Coaches. To apply for a Surplus Seat contact Vale Coaches.

  • Sturminster Newton High School: there are 2 service routes that also provide transport to Sturminster Newton High School. Vale Coaches does not provide these services. To support the local public services a number of pupils will be provided with a pass for the following public routes:
    • X10 (South West Coaches)

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