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School closures after burst water pipe in Denton

Image: Stockport Road in Denton

A number of schools in Ashton and Audenshaw have closed for the day after a burst water pipe on Stockport Road in Denton.

United Utilities are currently repairing the damage, which has affected residents since the early hours of this morning (6 September), and pumping extra water back in to build pressure.  

Confirmed school closures are as follows:  

  • Poplar Street Primary School 

  • Ashton West End Primary School  

  • St Peters C of E Primary School 

  • St Stephen’s CE Primary School  

  • Aldwyn Primary School 

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