A couple of years back, Stagecoach Manchester teamed up with local community groups for the refurbishment of Hullard Park. Two years on, with a little help from Davyhulme Primary School and One Trafford Partnership, Davyhulme Park was given a fresh look.
TV Star to Speak at Body Confidence event in Manchester
Popular TV personality Vicky Pattison joins line-up at city’s first Body Confidence Live event;
06 October afternoon event to promote body confidence, self-esteem and wellness;
Event sponsored by Stagecoach Manchester and raising funds for Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital charity.
Whether you feel like the back end of a bus or wish to have a fresh start, Stagecoach Manchester are sponsoring an event which could change your life. What’s more, a fiver from each ticket will be donated to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital charity.
£56m bus deal could see zero emission buses in Greater Manchester, though with strings attached
Introduction subject to Stagecoach Manchester winning Department for Transport grant;
Transport for Greater Manchester to submit rival bid for all-electric Vantage and Metroshuttle routes and school buses.
You can safely say that Greater Manchester is the spiritual home of the electric bus. 45 years ago it set the trend with Chloride’s Silent Rider – an all-electric Seddon single decker bus. Unlike today’s buses, it was only used at peak times and charged between the peaks. By 2012, the first electric-hybrid buses entered regular service and became a regular feature on trunk routes.
Stagecoach Manchester staff scale Saddleworth peaks for charity
The hills and valleys which frame the Saddleworth villages bring enjoyment to many walkers and (on Dovestone Reservoir) sailors. From Denshaw to Friezland its pubs fulfil a similar purpose with a wide selection of locally brewed real ales. Especially on the last weekend of August during the Rushcart Festival.
New Ticketer machines ushers in start of contactless travel on First Greater Manchester routes
In line with other FirstGroup subsidiaries across the UK, contactless payments will be available on First Greater Manchester bus routes. From the first weekend in September, all First buses will be able to accept contactless credit and debit cards as a payment option.