The Lord Tom Pendry Stand, Bower Fold.

Homes of Football Exhibition Sponsors’ Photography Competition

Stagecoach Manchester marks sponsorship of Homes of Football exhibition with photographic competition

If you look at how many Stagecoach bus routes pass Greater Manchester’s football grounds, you may be surprised to find how many do. The 250, X50, and 256 routes pass Old Trafford for example; the 216 and 231, outside the Etihad Stadium. The 201 is good for getting to Ewen Fields, Hyde United’s humble abode. By day, the 236 and 237 pass Bower Fold and Surrey Street – the homes of Stalybridge Celtic and Glossop North End football clubs respectively.

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2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Lost Mills or Lost Mines?

Last 16, Match 2: 1 v. 600  

For the second match of our knockout stages, we look at two Greater Manchester bus routes with industrial leanings. Continue reading “2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Lost Mills or Lost Mines?”

2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Two Yorkshire-Bound Bus Routes

Last 16, Match 1: X58 v. X43  

For the first match of our knockout stages, we pit a Pendle witch against a tiger with our two Trans-Pennine bus routes. This match, and subsequent games in the knockout stages will be played to a finish. In other words, extra time and penalties may apply. Continue reading “2018 World Cup of GM Bus Routes: Two Yorkshire-Bound Bus Routes”