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LOCAL INFORMATION Education Brambles Childcare Centre – located in nearby Amble, opened in June 2004. It is located in purpose built premises on the Industrial estate on the outskirts of the town – just off the main A1068 road. Brambles meets a need in Amble for high quality full day care as well as session care, nursery education and an Out of School facility. Click HERE for further infotmation Warkworth CofE Aided Primary School – originally Warkworth School was situated on the banks of the River Coquet on The Butts. The school was built in 1736, before this a new school building was built in around 1825 and stands alongside the present old school building. The original school, now known as The Old School House has been used as a petrol filling station and garage before being used for storage and then a dwelling. The more recent old school was closed in 1971, firstly being used as a clothing factory and then from 1980 as a private house. The ‘new’ Warkworth School was opened in 1971 and is formally known as Warkworth Church of England (Aided) Primary School. It is situated in Guilden Road on the outskirts of the village. It has recently opened a Nursery unit and takes children from 4 to 11 years of age.
James Calvert Spence College caters for pupils aged 9 – 18 years of age. There are two sites - Acklington Road (the former Coquet High School) and South Avenue, the former Amble Middle School. Some parents choose to send their children to other high schools in the local area such as: The King Edward VI School Morpeth, The Duchess Community High School Alnwick, St Benet Biscop Catholic High School Bedlington and even schools further afield in Newcastle upon Tyne. Fuel/Garage Services There are no garage services or petrol stations in the village of Warkworth - the nearest garage is on the A1068 on Albert Street in Amble. Cliffwell Service Station Cliffwell Garages prides itself on the quality and choice of its used cars. It is a family run business established in1994 with an on-site Mace convenience store Outstanding value used cars and light commercials, MOT preparation & testing for cars and motor cycles, Servicing & repairs to all makes of vehicles, Petrol, diesel & catalyst vehicles, Free estimates, personal service, Complete peace of mind motoring, Petrol and diesel sales. Workshop: Tel: 01665 710205 Monday - Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm Saturday 9.00am to 3.00pm Car Sales: Tel: 01665 712465 Monday - Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm Saturday 9.00am to 3.00pm Petrol Sales and Mace shop: Tel: 01665 713910 Monday - Saturday 7.00am to 9.00pm Sunday 8.00am to 8.00pm Email: cliffwell2000@yahoo.com http://www.cliffwellgarages.co.uk