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Coach Trip – Salford Quays

Wednesday 15th September 2021.

Salford Quays is a historical landmark in Salford, Manchester. Near the end of the ship canal and previously the site of Manchester docks. It became one of the first and largest urban regeneration projects in the UK following the closure of the dockyards in 1982.

Things to do in Salford Quays vary from :-

The Lowry Centre –  A free exhibition of original paintings by LS Lowry.
War Museum         –  A free exhibition of war time artefacts.
River/ walks           –  River cruises can be booked Independently
Shopping Outlet
The Home of Coronation Street  –  Where actual rehearsals take place. ( no tours)
Media City              –   Where programmes are recorded and the home of the BBC News studios. ( Tours of Media City can be booked independently. They  cost approx £13 per person and tour three times per day. However the lunchtime slot would be the only one that would fit in with the trip. )
Bars/ Cafes/ Restaurants
Trams into Manchester City Centre can be accessed from Salford Quays.

Our names are Ros and Ivan Holford. We are planning a Coach Trip on Wednesday 15th September 2021 to Salford Quays from The Four Bells Pub 8.00am start. Cost per person is £12.00.

The Coach Trip is organised by The Woodborough Community Association and any cheques to be made payable to them.

If anyone is interested please contact us on 0115 9654424.