Welcome to John Manners
Europe’s largest recoverer and dismantler
of Combine Harvesters and Agricultural Machinery
Who is Manners Transport?
We are a farm-based family business, specialising in recovering and
recycling combine harvesters and other large agricultural machinery. For
30 years we have been at the forefront of recovering agricultural plant
throughout the UK. We also offer a comprehensive haulage service with
our fleet of modern heavy goods vehicles. Our specialist low loading
trailers give us the facility to transport a wide range of goods,
whether they are agricultural equipment, bulk haulage, plant and
machinery, vehicles or boats. We have experience in dispensation for
wide loads and agricultural salvage/recovery work for insurance
companies. We also buy and sell hay & straw all over the North East and
North West of England and South West Scotland.
Set up by John Manners in 1972, and now operated
by sons Fraser and Richard, we not only reduce machinery to
re-usable scrap, we are also a successful supplier of spare parts
for the largest range of combine harvester models in the country.
We are the largest breakers of combine harvesters in the UK, with a
stock of over 350 machines covering all makes.
As a family firm, we are immensely proud of the service we offer and
take great pleasure in
customer satisfaction. Most of our customers have been using our
services for years, because
we keep our promises and offer reliability & great value.
Increasingly, farmers turn to us, not just to remove damaged
combines, but to keep their
operating machines efficient and serviceable. Being farmers
ourselves, we understand the
importance of receiving parts as quickly as possible, and maintain a
maximum delivery of 24hrs within the UK.
is imperative that we use a company that offers the highest level of
service. We have been
using Manners Transport for the last fifteen years. They are 100 %
reliable and have transported
all types of agricultural machinery up to the value of ¼ million
pounds. The reason we use
Manners Transport is because they are efficient and totally
reliable. The quality of service is
second to none and their drivers are well presented and very
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We employ in total 11 members of staff and have
become, thanks to our experience and expertise, both the longest
established agricultural machinery recovery company in the UK and
the largest combine breaker in Europe.