More than 13,000 runners will take to the streets of Greater Manchester on Sunday bringing road closures to large parts of Trafford. Road closures and diversion routes will be in place around Old Trafford, Stretford, Sale, Timperley, Altrincham and Urmston as the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon and Half Marathon come to town. One key road […]
Emma Shepherd’s distinctive VW Golf was stolen from Halfords’ Rochdale Autocentre, while it had its MOT test. Emma has expected a call to say her £11,000 Golf had passed its MOT late in February. Instead, the medical worker answered the phone to be told that her personalised car had been stolen from the MOT test centre. […]
Potholes are becoming an increasing problem in Manchester. The recent bout of extreme weather has lead to more holes appearing in roads across the city, causing more damage to vehicles and posing a safety risk. The RAC has warned that the Beast from the East has left a legacy of potholes in its wake, claiming […]
After a bitterly cold start to the week, Manchester car owners should make sure they are prepared for chilly autumn and winter. Manchester drivers woke up to a frosty Monday morning. And it looks like the weather is going to get worse before it gets better. Many drivers would have been annoyed this morning when […]
The ‘Uber for bikes’ lands in Manchester and Salford this week. And with a bike rental pick-up site around the corner from Duffy Motors’ city centre garage, we are encouraging more of our MOT and car service customers to complete the last portion of their journey by bike. Mobike is a ‘dock less’ bike hire […]
Eagle-eyed website visitors might have noticed that a new section has appeared on the website. On Duffy Cars website visitors can browse nice and reliable motors on sale from Duffy Motors. Lee Atkinson and the rest of the Duffy Motors team, have decades of experience fixing, maintaining and buying in Manchester. In that time they have developed dozens of […]
Electric vehicles are becoming more popular. They are particularly popular with city-dwellers and we are seeing more and more of them coming into our city centre garage. They are cheap to run and good for the environment and as the technology improves the driving experience is getting better. One of the more positive aspects of […]
At Duffy Motors we are incredibly proud of our location, right in the centre of Manchester. Here’s some great things to do while you wait for an MOT at our garage.