2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Two Very Different Stockport Routes

Game 6, Group F (Manford): 327 v. 192  

For our forty-fourth fixture, we look at two very different routes of a Stopfordian nature. Do you choose Hazel Grove or Haughton Green? Let’s play.

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2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: High Peak High Noon

Game 5, Group F (Manford): 358 v. 199  

For our forty-third fixture, we take our 2018 World Cup hopes out to the Peak District with two different ways of approaching the National Park. Though this game could be feisty, there’s only one thing we shall say before this clash: “Don’t Panic…”

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2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: The Cat or the Hat?

Game 6, Group E (Sidebottom): 11A v. CAT5  

For our forty-second fixture, we look at two routes which more or less shadow the former Edgeley to Warrington Arpley railway line.

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2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Two Iconic Routes with Industrial Leanings

Game 5, Group E (Sidebottom): 247 v. 53  

For our forty-first fixture, we look at two routes which served formidable industrial sites in the last century. At one point, the gas industry had something in common with today’s bus routes.

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