Overview of Available Areas

Blakenhall
The area is to the south-west of the city and is within a 10 minute walk to the city centre. The main road into the city is Dudley Road. The Dudley Road offers a wide range of retail outlets to include a variety of Takeaways, Mini Supermarkets, Jewellery Shops, Newsagents, Off Licenses, Doctors Surgery, Chemists etc.  Other major Supermarkets are also situated within the area.

Dudley Road is also on a major Bus Route to and from the City Centre.

Local schools in the area include St Luke’s Nursery School and Secondary Schools including Colton Hills and Parkfields.

Bus routes
Blakenhall: 1, 173

Pennfields
Pennfields is situated within 1 mile to the south-west of the city centre. Main roads within Pennfields are Lea Road and Penn Road (A499).Pennfields area houses a diverse range of cultures. Within Pennfields itself are a range of shops catering for the various needs of the community.

There is a Waitrose supermarket located just off the Penn Road as well as a McDonald’s restaurant on Lea Road. The area is served by excellent transport links with frequent buses into the City Centre also Pennfields is within 15 minute walk of the city centre.

Local schools within the area include Graisley Primary School, Aston and Merridale Schools as well as Pennfields Special School, there is a Resource Area for Moderate Learning Difficulties at Graisely Primary School.

Local parks include Bantock Park and Museum

Bus routes
Pennfields: 2, 3



Whitmore Reans

Whitmore Reans is situated to the north-west of the city centre, Newhampton Road East and Newhampton Road West forms the main roads through Whitmore Reans.

The area has a rich diversity of residents as well as housing the students from the University of Wolverhampton City Campus as well as Compton Business School and Wolverhampton College and Newhampton Arts Centre.

ASDA Supermarket is within minutes of Whitmore Reans as is The Wolves football ground.  On the outskirts of Whitmore Reans is Dunstall where Wolverhampton Racecourse and Hotel Complex can be found as well as the nearby Wolverhampton Science Park. Major bus routes serve the city centre as well as other outgoing areas of the city; Whitmore Reans is situated within a short walk of the city centre.

Bus routes
Whitmore Reans : 5 5a, 6, 6a, 763, 785, 794, 794a