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Music themed guided tours around Manchester that include walking, driving, scheduled, private bespoke, bus tours, general and band/genre specific tours, such as; The Smiths/Morrissey, Joy Division, The Hollies, Oasis, Factory Records, Happy Mondays...more
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28 Oldham Street, Manchester M1 1JN, England
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+44 7958 246917
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did the Smiths tour with my wife and daughter last saturday. The tour lasted just over 3 hours by minibus which was very comfortable. We visited several sites associated with The Smiths which included a visit to Salford Lads Club where we spent time...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful tour! Our guide Rose Gill was excellent. I really enjoyed it. I would love to return to Manchester someday and take one of the other music tours.

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This wasn't what I expected. There were 40 of us on a large coach, not the yellow minibus seen in the adverts. It was a very hot day, the coach had no air-conditioning. Not sure who our guide was I don't think he introduced himself...More

5  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 26 May 2018

You know when you've been listening to a band and you associate their music to certain events in your life? And you can even remember when you first heard their albums? Or saw them live? Those times and events remain with you. It was amazing...More

2  Thank Lucindalc
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Smiths Tour As a huge fan, I finally went on the smiths/morrissey tour on 14/04/18. Must admit I finally got round to this after years of hoping (and dropping hints to the mrs ;)- who isn’t a smiths fan) that this was an opportunity too...More

2  Thank MightyMacc
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Took the tour today, in typical Manchester weather. Bus tour was run by Rose Gill, and had John Robb as our guide. Was on an old Routemaster type bus and visited music store, various Oasis related houses and the amazing Sifters record store. Very good...More

3  Thank Graham S
Reviewed 10 December 2016

So sad to see Craig passed. He was much too young, and he played a valuable role for those of us making our pilgrimage to Manchester. My thoughts go out to his family.

5  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 December 2016

There are so many ways that the passing of this tour's founder/operator, Craig Gill, will be missed. First, he was the drummer for the Inspiral Carpets, a well know Manchester band that started in the early 90's (or earlier?). Second, he was a father and...More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Oasis tour- Highly recomended Great tour around Manchester, the bus is cool, Craig Gill inspiral carpets drummer has all the knowledge and lots of stories to tell. Wish we'd got more stories about the Inspiral Carpets now :) Met at the dry bar and dropped...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed The Smiths tour with the highlight being going inside the Salfords Lads club and talking to the volunteers there.

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bethpendergrass
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Response from Camila P | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry, but Craig passed away on Nov. 20. I can see on their Facebook page that his former partner is planning on resuming the tours in the near future, but until then I recommend you buy his book (available on... More
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12 November 2016|
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Response from Sue C | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry, but Craig passed away on Nov. 20. I hope for your sake that someone picks up the role Craig took on.
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