Manchester Community Transport

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Manchester Community Transport
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Founded 1980
Headquarters Crossley Park, Crossley Road, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, SK4 5BF
Service area Greater Manchester
Service type Bus service
Destinations Altrincham, Ashton-under-Lyne, Bolton, Manchester, Middleton, Rochdale, Stockport, Wythenshawe
Hubs Manchester, Rochdale
Website www.manct.org

Manchester Community Transport is a bus operator based in Stockport in Greater Manchester. The company was formed in 1980, under the Urban Aid Funding scheme.[1] The company provides community bus services across the Manchester area as well as Transport for Greater Manchester contracted bus services. In 2013, Manchester Community Transport accepted the assignment of the Greater Manchester service contracts from Tyrer's Bus, taking over the routes from 7 March 2013, while on 1 March 2013, Manchester Community Transport acquired Maytree Travel, which became a trading subsidy of MCT, for an undisclosed figure.[2] However, on 4 April 2013, Maytree Travel ceased trading with services suspended[3]

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  1. ^ "Manchester Community Transport - About". Manchester Community Transport. Retrieved 1 September 2010. 
  2. ^ "Maytree Travel Joins the MCT Family". Manchester Community Transport. Retrieved 6 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Maytree Travel bus services". Transport for Greater Manchester. Retrieved 7 April 2013. 

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