The Met


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The Met, Bury

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Public Transport Directions

From Metrolink or bus to Bury. The Met is a short walk from Bury Interchange where all bus and tram services into Bury terminate.

Road Directions

From M66, J2, 1mile. Exit M66 at J2 (Bury) and follow the signs for East Lancashire Railway. On Angouleme Way, Bury's ring road, turn right at the third set of traffic lights into Haymarket Street. Pass Bury Interchange on the right and follow the one way system around to the left then turn right onto Silver Street.  Turn left at the end of Silver Street and there are car parks to your left and right.




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  • Groups Accepted

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  • Licensed premises

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