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Free Manchester Virtual Tour: Where do YOU want to visit?

Free Manchester Virtual Tour: Where do YOU want to visit?

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Have you been keeping up to date with our free virtual tour of Manchester? Over on our Facebook page and YouTube channel, we’ve been posting regular videos out and about in different areas of Manchester, showing viewers around the city. Manchester is an amazing place, with many different areas and aspects to discover. We know that not everyone gets the chance to visit Manchester, so we wanted to bring Manchester to them in the form of free videos which we call our virtual tour. So far, we’ve made over 200…

 

UPDATE: *CHARITY AUCTION* Bid on signed Ricky Hatton memorabilia and raise money for charity

UPDATE: *CHARITY AUCTION* Bid on signed Ricky Hatton memorabilia and raise money for charity

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We’ve got something very special to auction off for charity… One of Manchester’s biggest names, Hitman Ricky Hatton, has autographed one of his boxing gloves and we’re putting this up for auction to raise money for charity. Part of Manchester Taxi Aid, a collaborative project between John Consterdine of Manchester Taxi Tours and Ian Reid from MCR Blackcab, we’re auctioning off this Ricky Hatton autographed boxing glove to raise money for Lancasterian School. Lancasterian School is a specialist school for communication and interaction, based in Didsbury. They’re in the process of upgrading their…

 

Manchester Taxi Tours takes Virgin Atlantic on a musical tour of the city

Manchester Taxi Tours takes Virgin Atlantic on a musical tour of the city

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We’re proud of our music legacy here in Manchester, and we’ll take any and every opportunity to celebrate it. Recently, we took the Virgin Atlantic team on a musical tour of Manchester, to share some of the greatest musical landmarks in the city. We visited various destinations including The Smiths room at Salfords Lads Club, the famous Hacienda nightclub and many more exciting locations which piece together the history of Manchester’s music scene. Following the tour, the Virgin Atlantic team wrote a great blog all about their experience in Manchester, which…

 

“From Taxi Driver to Tourism Superstar”: John Consterdine features in MMU’s ‘Impact’ magazine

"From Taxi Driver to Tourism Superstar": John Consterdine features in MMU's 'Impact' magazine

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Our very own taxi driver and tour guide John Consterdine features in the Spring 2017 edition of Manchester Metropolitan University’s IMPACT magazine – the Innovation edition. The feature goes in-depth about how John’s career came to light, and how he’s grown his successful business over 5 years. “By combining and refreshing the idea of guided tours and taxi services, John Consterdine has successfully built a new brand – Manchester Taxi Tours. With many years of taxi driving experience he qualified as a tour guide in 2009,” the article reads. Read more…

 

Watch: The latest international TV appearance of Manchester Taxi Tours’ John Consterdine

Watch: The latest international TV appearance of Manchester Taxi Tours' John Consterdine

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When I first started doing the taxi tours I had no idea where it would lead to, I just wanted to show our fascinating city off to anybody who was willing to listen. Manchester is an amazing city and the intricate knowledge I built up through years of working on the city’s streets, coupled with the knowledge gained through studying to pass the Institute of Tourist Guiding qualifications , lead to the formation of Manchester Taxi Tours The unique position I hold as Manchester’s only fully qualified tour guide/ taxi driver…

 

*CHARITY AUCTION* Dig deep for Manchester’s homeless this Christmas

*CHARITY AUCTION* Dig deep for Manchester’s homeless this Christmas

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We’re back with FIVE more Mancsy original prints to auction off for charity. These prints are very rare, and never went on the streets – so we’re giving you the chance to buy them for a good cause. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Manchester’s amazing homeless charity Booth Centre, who need our help more than ever at this time of the year. We’re going to start the bidding at £5 per print, and you can bid on as many prints as you want on our Facebook page…

 

Explore the city with Manchester Taxi Tours

Explore the city with Manchester Taxi Tours

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Visiting Manchester? Whether you’re heading to this fascinating city for business or leisure, be sure to make enough time in your schedule to book yourself on a Manchester Taxi Tour. Of course, we might be bias, but we really do think it’s the best way to get around the city in an hour or two. Manchester Taxi Tours delivers a bespoke service that allows you to choose where you want to go and the sights that you want to see. This helps to cut out the time it would take to endure the sights of somewhere…

 

*CHARITY AUCTION* Get your hands on an EXCLUSIVE Mancsy Design with Manchester Taxi Tours

*CHARITY AUCTION* Get your hands on an EXCLUSIVE Mancsy Design with Manchester Taxi Tours

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Want the chance to grab yourself an exclusive print by the one and only Mancsy? Well, you’ve come to the right place. In partnership with Manchester Taxi Aid, an organisation formed by our very own John Consterdine and Ian Reid MCR Blackcab Ltd, we’re auctioning off THREE Mancsy exclusive designs. Manchester Taxi Aid aims to raise awareness of regular exercise to taxi drivers and to raise funds for Lancasterian School. This is done through using the Great Manchester events, most recently the Salford 10k, and raise money for the charity through sponsorship….

 

WIN a mini Manchester Taxi Tours black cab!

WIN a mini Manchester Taxi Tours black cab!

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We’re giving away THREE of our mini Manchester black cabs… Three of our special little Manchester Taxi Tours branded black cabs are up for grabs to three of our lucky followers. After a Manchester Taxi Tour, all of our customers take home their own mini black cab. However, we know that there are some people around the world who might also want a bit of Manchester in their lives, but have never had the chance to visit. So, we thought… Why not bring Manchester to them?! In the form of…

 

We’ve reached 150 reviews on TripAdvisor!

We've reached 150 reviews on TripAdvisor!

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Here at Manchester Taxi Tours, we pride ourselves on our high quality customer service and satisfaction. That’s why we love getting feedback from our customers, and are proud of our reputation on TripAdvisor. We’ve just reached 150 reviews on TripAdvisor and would like to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who’s taken their time to leave us a review. Here’s the very review that helped us make it to 150… Thanks to all of the reviews from our brilliant customers, we’re currently rated #1 for Transportation in Manchester, and #2…

 

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