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An insight into the Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship

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National Apprenticeship Week is upon us. This annual celebration recognises the impact of apprenticeships on individuals, employers and the economy.  Last year we won the ‘Commitment to Training’ award from Trafford College, one of the training providers for our apprentice technicians. Since then, we’ve employed two new apprentices at John Delany Motors and what better… Read more »

How To: Read a Car Registration Plate


Have you always wondered what the combination of numbers and letters means on your cars’ registration plate? This is our quick guide to identifying where a vehicle has originated from and what year it was released. Taking the registration below as an example: BD- The area code or ‘local memory tag’ is unique to the… Read more »

Jingle Bells Parody

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Our elves are spreading the Christmas cheer with our Jingle Bells parody!Thank you for your support this year. From all of the team at John Delany Motors, we wish you a very Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year.

Guess the Weight of the Christmas Cake!

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We’ve teamed up with the very talented Violets Kitchen for our Guess the Weight of the Christmas Cake competition. All donations go to The Wellspring Stockport for their Christmas dinner campaign, providing the homeless people of Stockport with a Christmas dinner and gift on the 25th.  The competition is running until 21st December when the winner… Read more »

195 items donated to Wellspring Stockport!


On Friday Brittany & George delivered a whole van full of items to Wellspring Stockport for this Winter’s Rucksack project. The Wellspring supports homeless people with a range of services including housing, health, education, jobs, CV’s, advice, alcohol & drug support, mental health support, training courses, 1-1 support, referrals to other services, signposting, employment support and… Read more »

Meet the Team: Dan

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Meet the Team: Dan Nickname: Dan or anything that begins with D- there’s a lot of those, not sure I should put them on here. How long have you been working at John Delany Motors?  A month and a half! Quickly sum up a day in the life of a Vehicle Technician? Dirty and smelly…. Read more »

Help us to support The Wellspring Stockport


The Wellspring Stockport Rucksack Project This Winter we’re supporting The Wellspring Stockport in their Rucksack Project. We’re looking for as many people as possible to go to charity shops or rummage through their wardrobes, get a rucksack, sleeping bag, gloves, hat, fleece, undies, socks and food together and drop them with us at John Delany… Read more »

FREE Winter Vehicle Health Checks


Last year we completed a total of x81 Free Winter Health checks on our customers’ vehicles and this year we’d like to cross the 100 mark. We think it’s important that our customers are able to rest assured that their vehicle will get them through the Winter months safely. So, amongst many other checks, we… Read more »

The new A6 Manchester Airport Relief Road


The new A6 Manchester Airport Relief Road opened to pedestrians and cyclists yesterday and we went along to explore it before it opens to vehicles next week. The road will provide a vital link for residents and businesses across Stockport, Manchester and East Cheshire. It’s hoped that the road will reduce congestion and traffic as users… Read more »