Events

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Electric Vehicle Experience events

We've teamed up with Octopus Electric Vehicles to host events across Greater Manchester so you can sample a range of electric vehicles and e-Bikes, speak to experts, and learn more about plans to expand the GMEV charging point network.

Vehicles such as the Nissan LEAF, BMW i3, Jaguar IPACE and Tesla will be on display, with experienced Octopus Electric Vehicle specialists on hand to answer any questions about the right electric vehicle for you. Transport for Greater Manchester will be there to answer your questions about sustainable travel, advise on your journey options, and discuss how we can all help to clean up our air.

  • Thursday 12 September (10am-5pm): Salford Royal NHS Hospital, Ground Coffee restaurant
  • Saturday 14 September (10am-5pm): The Old Town Hall, Oldham Parliament Square
  • Saturday 28 September (10am-5pm): Novotel West, Worsley Brow, Worsley, Manchester M28 2YA (electric vehicles only)
  • Saturday and Sunday 5 & 6 October (10am-5pm): Trafford (Venue TBC).

Check back for more venues across Greater Manchester coming soon.

Go Electric Business Events

We're working with Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce to host a series of free Go Electric events across the region.

Businesses and the public will have the chance to get advice on switching from electric vehicle experts, as well as test drive some of the latest electric cars and vans on the market.

At the events you can:

  • Find out how going electric can save your business money
  • Test drive electric vehicles
  • Test ride the latest E-Bikes and E-Cargo Bikes
  • Arrange a free review of your vehicle fleet from Energy Saving Trust
  • Learn more about Greater Manchester’s GMEV charging network and plans for expansion
  • Get advice from some of the experts behind the electric revolution.

Check back soon for upcoming events.

If you’re unable to attend and event but would like further information on electric vehicles, or would like to attend future events, please contact sustainable.journeys@tfgm.com.