Here's a few photos of King's High School staff and pupils bidding farewell to Warwick town centre site after 140 years

Today (Wednesday July 10) staff and pupils from King's High School left the town centre location and headed to their new home.

Wednesday, 10th July 2019, 7:06 pm
King's High School has been in the town centre for 140 years. Photo by Gill Fletcher.

More than 650 pupils, staff, guests and members of the public gathered this morning in Smith Street to bid farewell to their town centre site after 140 years. After a Blue Plaque was unveiled and speeches were given the pupils and staff paraded up to their new multi-million pound site in Banbury Road.The school will now be on the same site as Warwick School and Warwick Prep.

On July 10 King's High School moved to their new site in Myton Road. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The last assembly held at the King's High School site in Warwick town centre. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The cadets gathered outside King's High School in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The King's High School pupils leaving the school's buildings in Smith Street for the last time. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Some of the King's High School pupils waving goodbye to their old school site in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
A look through the King's High School door out to the gathered pupils in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High School Head Master Richard Nicholson giving a speech outside the school site in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Warwick Mayor Neale Murphy unveiling the Blue Plaque outside the King's High School site in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
A prayer was said before the school moved to their new site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Blue Plaque outside the King's High School site in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High School Head Master Richard Nicholson addressing the staff, pupils, guests and members of the public gathered in Smith Street. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The closing of King's High School's door in Smith Street for the last time. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The door to King's High School in Smith Street being locked. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Pupils, staff, guests and members of the public in Smith Street as the school prepares to leave its town centre location.
King's High School staff and pupils during the procession to their new school. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High pupils and staff on their way to their new site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The staff and pupils from King's High School approaching the site of their new school. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The first steps onto the Warwick School site, which now also includes the new King's High School. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The King's High School pupils were greeted by pupils from Warwick Prep as they arrived on site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Some of the first King's High School pupils arriving on the new King's High site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The King's High School pupils were greeted by Warwick Prep pupils as they arrived on site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The King's High School pupils were greeted by Warwick Prep pupils as they arrived on site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High School staff and pupils approaching their new school buildings. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Staff and pupils from King's High School approaching their new school buildings. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High School pupils entering their new site for the first time. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High pupils arriving at their new outdoor square at their new school site.
King's High School pupils and staff were welcomed into their new site with music. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High pupils arriving at their new outdoor square at their new school site.
The time capsules alongside the ground breaking spade. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Staff and pupils at the new King's High School site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Pupils, staff and guests gathered at the new King's High School outdoor square for an assembly. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The unveiling of King's High's crest at the new site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The burying of a time capsule at the new King's High site. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
A welcome message was carried by plane to the pupils. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Some of the teachers from King's High School took part in a surprise dance routine to Queen's 'Don't Stop Me Now'. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The time capsules. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
King's High School officially moved to its new site on July 10. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Rhian Thomas and Alice Commander who are both sixth form pupils at King's High. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
Year 9 pupils; Amy Edwards, Lily McAdam, Sofia Perez, Eowyn Charman, Ivy Thomas, Maya Jaspal, Thuwaraha Vivekananthan, Anjali Rai.