Take Back Manchester Transport


Coaches and other transport is being arranged from across the country. We'll update this page as and when they are organised. If you are arranging transport from your area let us know and we'll publicise it - email office@thepeoplesassembly.org.uk.

You could organise anything from a coach, car shares, minibuses, subsidised train tickets, or a group of people from your community or campaign that march to the demo together. Please let us know!

Check out and share the demonstration Facebook Event Here.

For coach organisers: 
Coach drop off (and pick up): Great Jackson Street / City Rd E and park there. 

Coaches from Aberystwyth and Machynlleth 
Set off from Aberystwyth  at 7.15 am . Pick up at Machynlleth at 8.00 am
Leave Manchester at around 4.45.pm 
Contact Jo at: ceredigionpeoplesassembly@gmail.com for more info and to book.

Barnsley Coach
Coach organised by Barnsley Trades Council
Departure time to be arranged
Tickets £12 / £6
Further details and tickets phone 07985 028003

Birmingham Coach
When you book please indicate on booking whether you want picking up in Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley or West Bromwich. Tickets: book here
Facebook Event

Bradford Coach
Coach leaves Bradford Hotel, Hall Ings BD1 5SH at 10am
Tickets (£5, or £10 donation) via
Barry Pavier

Brighton Coach
5:30am pick up from St Peters Church in Brighton. All the details are in the link
Book you tickets here

Bristol Coach
Depart 7:45am from outside 'At-Bristol', Anchor Rd W-bound bus stop BS1 5DB Return 4:45pm from MCR. 
Click here to book tickets
Facebook Event 

Burnley and Pendle Coaches
Coach picks up Barnoldswick bus station 10.00am Colne bus station 10.15 Nelson old bus station 10.30am Burnley bus station (under clock) 10.45am. To book contact Keith Chadwick 07941 823 363 keithandeileen1382@gmail.com

 Calder Valley Transport

On the 1st October Calderdale People's Assembly will join people from across the country to protest at the Conservative Party Conference. We are aiming to travel together by train from across Calderdale at the following times: 10:45am - Halifax,  10:52 - Sowerby Bridge,   10:58 - Mytholmroyd, 11:01 - Hebden Bridge,  11:09 – Todmorden,   11:30 - Manchester Victoria.
For more information check out Calderdale People's Assembly Facebook.      

Cambridge Coach
Our wheelchair-accessible coach leaves Cambridge at 8.30 a.m. We'll meet from 8 at (1) the Backs, Queens' Rd, and (2) the Unite office at 101 Madingley Rd, near the Park and Ride. Seats cost £15 (waged, full-time), £10 (waged, part-time), £5 (unwaged), or are free for children under 14. (If you want to come but can't afford these prices, please get in touch and we'll work something out.) Please book through Eventbrite.

Cardiff People's Assembly Coach
Coaches Cardiff/RCT/Newport tp Tory Conference Demo coach info as follows:
ABERDARE Bus Station - 6.30 am
PONTYPRIDD Bus Station - 6.45 am
CARDIFF National Museum - 7.15 am
NEWPORT Pick Up to be confirmed shortly.
Leaving Manchester at 5 pm
Tickets £16 waged / £12 concession
To reserve tickets on first come first serve, email cardiffpeoplesassembly@gmail.com Please note, your ticket isn't guaranteed until payment has been received. Check out and share the Facebook Event.

Central London Coach
Pick up at 6:30 AM Eversholt Street, London, NW1 Depart from Manchester at  4:30PM - Organised Camden Keep Our NHS Public.
Book your tickets here. Check out and share the Facebook Event.

Ceredigion Coach
Coach from Aberystwyth and Machynlleth 
Set off from Aberystwyth  at 7.15 am . Pick up at Machynlleth at 8.00 am. 
Leave Manchester at around 4.45.pm 
Contact Jo at: ceredigionpeoplesassembly@gmail.com for more info and to book a place on the coach.

Colchester Coach
(Exact details TBC)
Colchester Trades council are sending a bus to the national People's Assembly protest outside the Tory party conference in Manchester. Tickets wil be the same price as when we go to London: £10/£5. To book your seat please email akirke@hotmail.com
Facebook Event

Coventry Coach
The Coventry pick up will be at 9.00am from outside the swimming baths on Fairfax Street, leaving Manchester at 4.30pm. To book a place(s), please contact Surjit Chohan on 0121 553 6051, or email her at surjit.chohan@unitetheunion.org. Please have available the following information: Full name Union/Organisation Contact number (preferably mobile) Confirm pick up point is Coventry Number of place(s). 

Derby Coach
(Exact details TBC)
Book a coach seat with Moz - mozgreenshields@gmail.com - 07889 274723

Doncaster Coach
2 coaches have been booked for the demonstration on Sunday 1st October in Manchester. Coaches will leave Doncaster market place car park at 10am and are due to leave Manchester at 5.30pm. Seat prices are £10 waged, £5 low waged, £2 non-waged. For more info contact: 

Facebook Event

East London Coach
Book your tickets here: bit.ly/ToryDemoTickets.
The coach will leave from Mile End on the Sunday morning, exact time tbc.
Solidarity tickets at £25
Standard tickets at £15
Limited free tickets with £5 returnable deposit.

Book your tickets here: bit.ly/ToryDemoTickets 

Eastleigh Coach
Departs: 6:50 - Eastleigh Train Station, Station Road, SO50 4FL
Seat booking via Eventbrite (£10 waged, £5 unwaged, £1 Unite members + booking fee)
Info & enquires: Helen Field – 07748204400

Lancaster Coach
Dalton Square Lancaster 10am. Pick up in Preston:The Foster Builder UCLan Adelphi Roundabout 10.30 am.
Tickets, £10 waged £5 unwaged children go free, Eugene Doherty on 07944142876

Leeds Coach
Leeds Coaches will be leaving from outside the entrance to the West Yorkshire Playhouse at 10.30 am to get to Manchester for 12.00. We will then leave Manchester at 17.00 pm Book here

Lincoln Coach
The Coach details from Lincoln;
Pick up 8:30am from Unity Square (near Jolly Brewer) 

North East Coaches
Coaches leave Newcastle 8am (from outside central station)
Picking up Durham 8:20am
Return to Newcastle by approx. 7pm 
Coach tickets £20/£10. To reserve seats email: nepeoplesassembly@gmail.com  

Nottingham Coaches
Pick up: 8.15am Forest Recreation Ground park and ride
Tickets £13 (+booking fee of 96p). Link to book tickets: https://billetto.co.uk/e/nottingham-coach-to-protest-the-tory-party-conference-tickets-209434

Oxford Coaches
Coaches booked from Oxford and Banbury. Deaprting 7.45 am. Seats can be booked online c/o ouh.org.uk/bookings/Oct1.html or call 07503169657

Pembrokeshire & Carmarthenshire Coach.
Picking up at Fishguard Town Square - 4.30 AM. 
Picking up at Haverfordwest Bus Station - 5.00 AM. 
Picking up at Carmarthen Bus Station - 5.55 AM.
Payment up front is essential to book a seat. £24 & £12 (also further discount for unwaged might be possible – Speak to Jim)

To book, email pembsgreenparty@gmail.com or call Jim Scott on 07814089250 also Facebook event page here; https://www.facebook.com/events/2006977216199388/

Portsmouth City UNISON Coach
Seats £20 waged/£5 unwaged (non UNISON members welcome). Coach leaves the Hard at 6.30 am, Students Union 6.40 am, Fratton 6.45 am, North End 6.50 am Cosham 7.00 am. We aim to return to Portsmouth by 9 pm. Book seats with Mark on 07816835621. 

Scarborough Coach

Pick up at 9am at the Scarborough Station. Tickets £20/£12.50 from https://nyorkstakebackmanchester.eventbrite.co.uk

Sheffield Coach
Coaches leave Sheffield Hallam University Students' Union (The Hubs), Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2QQ at 9am.
To book: click here for tickets / email: sheffieldpeoplesassembly@gmail.com / phone: 07941332993
Facebook Event

Shrewsbury and Telford Coaches
Pick up 845am the Abbey Shrewsbury.
9:15am Telford bus station, Telford.
return time from Manchester 5pm, the coach will leave.
Deposit cost £7:50 non refundable 
If you are on Job seekers, ESA and can only pay a small amount let us know on sectstuc@hotmail.com Book your tickets here.  

South London Coach
Lambeth Trades Council is sponsoring a coach to the protest in Manchester. Coach leaves South London at 7.30am and will depart from Manchester at 4.30pm. £10 waged £5 unwaged.
Book your tickets here. Check out and share the Facebook Event

South East London Coach
Open to all. Pick ups as follows:
Woolwich 5:00 am Wellington Street by Town Hall
Bromley 5:30am HG Wells Centre Town Centre
Lewisham 6:00am Jerrard Street Town Centre

Tickets £5 unwaged, £10 waged, £15 Solidarity price (to sub a coach place for Mcdonalds strikers). Contact, contact GBTUC Secretary LynneChristineChamberlain@gmail.com or Affiliations Officer andyreid@phonecoop.coop

Southampton Coach
Departures: 6:00 - Sea City Museum, Havelock Road, SO14 7FY
6:30 - Bus Depot University Interchange, SO17 1BJ
Seat booking via Eventbrite (£10 waged, £5 unwaged, £1 Unite members + booking fee)
Info & enquires:Helen Field – 07748204400

Swansea Coach
Coaches leave Swansea Guildhall at 7am, Coaches are for members, family and friends of the City & County of Swansea UNISON branch. Tickets available here: eventbrite 

Swindon Coach
Pick up 7:30am Chapel St Carpark, Chapel St, Gorsehill SN2 8DA - Manchester collection 5pm
If you unable to afford the cost of a ticket, please contact us by email and we should be able to make a coach place available for you or subsidise your travel: peoplesassemblyswindon@gmx.co.uk
Tel 01793 522824. Get your tickets here.

Tower Hamlets, Newham and Ilford Campaigners Coach
Sunday October 1st , supported by local NHS campaigns, LBTH UNISON, THSTUR, Newham Trades Council and more, pick-ups @ Mile End Stn. 615, Stratford 630, Ilford Hill 645 returns evening. £25 waged/£15 concs. To book ticket contact THkeepournhspublic@gmail.com or 0 7736812366 (Newham/Redbridge)

Winchester Coach
Organised by Unite the Union
Departs: Tesco, Easton Lane, Winnall, Winchester, SO23 7RS
Seat booking via Eventbrite (£10 waged, £5 unwaged, £1 Unite members + booking fee)
Info & enquiries: Helen Field – 07748204400

Yeovil Coach
Coach leaves Yeovil Bus Station @ 0600 sharp, Sunday 1st October 2017. Travel is free, but donations are appreciated. We have booked a 40 seater coach. To book your seat email Viv on vivanj6789@gmail or text 07717 454406. Transport organised by Yeovil TUC.

York Coach 
Pick up at 10am from Leeman Road Memorial Gardens. Tickets £20/£12.50 from https://nyorkstakebackmanchester.eventbrite.co.uk 



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  • James Hadfield
    commented 2017-09-28 23:09:10 +0100
    Where is the Milton Keynes link Ricky….
  • Jean Watson
    commented 2017-09-28 16:55:37 +0100
    looking for 2 tickets on a coach from Bedford
  • rickyoates@hotmail.co.uk Oates
    commented 2017-09-15 22:58:10 +0100
    There is a Milton Keynes coach confirmed as well
  • susan cox
    commented 2017-08-19 14:49:08 +0100
    Is there a coach from Norwich or King’s Lynn I will pay.
  • Sean Goan
    commented 2017-08-04 22:38:55 +0100
    hoping for a coach from Cambridge!

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