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Announcing J Davidson as Proud Sponsors of Altrincham FC… Again!

After our 3-year sponsorship of Altrincham FC drew to a close, there was only one question on everybody’s lips this weekend… Would J Davidson be backing the team again? In a timely announcement, on the eve of Sunday’s opening pre-season friendly at Widnes, Alty chairman Grahame Rowley revealed our pledge of support for the next […]

We’re Getting Ready for Truckfest 2016!

TRUCKFEST 2016 HERE WE COME!   It’s that time of year again – the wax and polish are out, in preparation for our annual pilgrimage to Peterborough on the 1st May… Where we’ll be taking on Truckfest 2016! My, how time flies when you’re scrapping Manchester’s metal. It barely seems like 5 minutes ago that […]

Good News for Scrap Metal – Thanks to Steel and Zinc!

Scrap Metal Prices in 2016 Due to a surplus of steel in China, combined with the floundering Chinese economy, scrap metal prices might have been low, but thankfully, forecasts for the future are optimistic. Experts quite rightly state that scrap metal prices and steel affect every aspect of our lives. Scrap metal from old buildings […]

Why We Can’t Get Enough of the BriSCA F1

Stock Car Racing Across the Pond January saw us jumping for joy, as Tom Harris did us proud across the pond yet again. We attended the  Chili Bowl Nationals in Tulsa, Oklahoma to cheer Tom on – and we must have cheered pretty loud as he achieved a cracking result.


J Davidson Scrap Metal Processors is proud to announce the brand new voice behind our latest radio ads – the North West’s very own Ricky Tomlinson! Hailing from nearby Liverpool, Ricky is an award-winning actor and funnyman. You’ll probably recognise him from some of his well-known roles including Jim Royle in The Royle Family, DCI Charlie […]

Tom Harris: Tearing It Up Stateside!

Here at J Davidson, we deal with a lot of scrap cars. Not only do we recycle old cars, but lots of the team enjoy building new ones and are active in the stock car racing circuit. Not to be confused with crumpled old bangers, stock cars are purpose-built racing vehicles that really pack a […]

We Take On Truckfest 2015

  In a change to their usual job of transporting scrap metal in Manchester, on the 2nd and 3rd May our drivers Wayne, Lee, Neil, Chris and John and their families took our fleet of trucks to Truckfest Peterborough. Truckfest is an annual pilgrimage where truck drivers and enthusiasts from around the country can meet up, […]

More Additions to the J Davidson Fleet

After the recent addition of two brand new Terex Fuchs scrap handlers, J. Davidson has further expanded its fleet by acquiring a new Volvo FMX 8X4, to further improve the collection and delivery of skips and new Ford Transit pick-up for the collection of scrap cars.

J Davidson Give Two Fuchs About Their Replacement Policy

Despite the price of metal hitting rock bottom recently, whereas our competitors may be tightening their purse strings, J Davidson is staying committed to our 5 year replacement policy, updating our machinery to ensure we can continue to give the absolute best quality service to our customers. This month we have had two brand new […]

J Davidson Calendar Competition Winners

it’s competition results time! As you may already know, we ran a series of competitions over the Christmas period on our social media pages. Many of our followers had the chance to win an official J.Davidson 2015 Calendar and pictured above is the list of 20 winners! Congratulations to everyone who won – your calendar […]

J Davidson Scrap Car January Sale

J Davidson’s Scrap Car January Sale starts on 1st January. To get an extra 10% for your scrap car, simply quote the code ‘JD 2015’ when you request your scrap car quotation, and we will give you an additional 10% on top of our best price. Complete the scrap enquiry form now or contact us […]

Where In The World Is Our Truck?

  It’s almost that time of year again and J.Davidson are ready to give back this Christmas!   Over the coming weeks there will be a series of images of our trucks from the new J.Davidson 2015 calendar posted to our Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages in a different part of the world – your […]

J Davidson Christmas Giveaways!

  Christmas is a time for giving and as a gesture of goodwill we would like to give our customers an early Christmas present.   Over the coming weeks we will be running two competitions across social media in which everybody is a winner!   1. T-Shirt Giveaway! If you spot one of our world-famous […]

Win tickets to see the Manchester Phoenix!

  At J Davidson we like to give back to our customers, that’s why we’re giving you £100 worth of family entertainment at Manchester Phoenix Ice Hockey as a thank you for scrapping your car with us!   This unmissable offer will give two adults and two children the opportunity to experience one of the […]

Barnard Castle Truck Event

Jdavidson at Barnard Castle We thoroughly enjoyed the Barnard Castle truck event last Saturday and it was made even better with the amazing results we received for our trucks and coming in at first place in five different categories!   James Bond Truck 1st Place: Artic Tipper, 0-3 Years 1st Place: Lights at night 2nd […]

Trio of Trucks Head to Holland

Our 3 flagship trucks, I-Spy, Terminator and Die Hard, all made their way to Holland earlier this week to appear at Europe’s largest annual trucking event – Truckstar, at Assen’s TT circuit. The two day event featured over 2,000 vehicles including all the best trucks from around Europe. We were also treated to fantastic shows, […]

Dylan Wins An Xbox One

As you may have already heard, we ran a ‘Guess the weight of the scrap car’ competition at the Cheshire County Show last week, which was won by 12 year old Dylan from Macclesfield. He correctly guessed the weight at 741kgs and won himself a brand new Xbox One! Dylan attends Stockport Grammar and was […]

We’ve Done It Again!

It was another sunny two days at this year’s Cheshire County show and for the second year in a row, we won ‘Best in Show’ (Non Agricultural) for our interactive scrap metal stand! The judges awarded us the trophy for the way we used the space and incorporated education with fun activities for all the […]

Cheshire Show Time

We’re at The Cheshire Show again this year – Plot C6, stalls 14+15! Along with being one of the main sponsors again this year, we are putting on a huge double stall filled with carnival games including Test Your Strength, a Human Buzz Wire and the World Cup Special- Penalty Shoot Out! The stall will […]

Yipee Ki Yay!

So for all you truck fans, the wait is finally over! Two weeks ago we unveiled our brand new Volvo FH16 750, with our trademark movie themed graphics on the cab. This time we chose the 1988 Action Trilogy Die Hard; which sees a youthful looking Bruce Willis take on the Mercenaries and Terrorists of […]

Sell Gold with J Davidson

Do you have any items of gold lying round the house you want to get rid of? Broken jewellery you were going to throw away? Great news – J Davidson will now pay you cash for it, sell gold with Jdavidson today!! We have the ability to accurately grade different types of gold allowing us […]

J Davidson Merchandise Now Available!

J Davidson are proud to announce the launch of our online merchandise shop. Head over to this new section of our website and feast your eyes on the J Davidson branded delights we have to offer. We have a range of merchandise to suit the tastes of everyone including baseball caps, mugs, calendars and T-shirts […]

An early Christmas present for Les…

The winner of our merchandise competition – Les Cotton has sent us a picture of himself enjoying the brand new Kindle Fire HD he received last week. We hope you like your early Christmas present and thanks for entering!

And The Winner Is…

Congratulations to the winner of the J Davidson merchandise competition – Les Cotton from Lytham St Anne’s! We had hundreds of entries during the month of November but there could only be one winner…Les is now the proud owner of a brand new Kindle Fire HD. Thank you to everyone who entered the competition and […]

J Davidson sponsor Talented Trafford Competition!

We have continued our dedication to support the local community by sponsoring The Messengers ‘Talented Trafford’ competition! The competition was set up to find the best talent that Trafford has to offer and Managing Director Jamie Davidson once again showed his commitment and support to the local community by stepping in as main sponsor. He […]

J Davidson and K2L Marketing sponsor rising golf star!

Up and coming golfer, Michael Lane, from Davyhulme has just received a joint sponsorship deal from J Davidson and one of Manchester’s top creative agencies, K2L Marketing. The 20 year old, turned pro last September after 9 years playing as a junior member at Davyhulme Park Golf club. As a junior he won many accolades, […]

J Davidson Scrap Metal goes stateside

J Davidson are proud to be associated with up and coming USA Sprintcar and NASCAR, driver, 24 year old Kevin Swindell from Tennessee, USA. Kevin has been racing since the age of 5 and was destined to be a race car driver as he is the son of three-time National Sprint Car Champion, Sammy Swindell. […]

Welcome to the J Davidson Stadium

At J Davidson we’re looking forward the new football season more than most. As proud sponsors of Altrincham FC we are looking forward to them kicking off their new season against Worcester City on Saturday 17th August. However, a date we are more looking forward to is the following Tuesday. The 20th August will be […]

A Sunny Day at the Altrincham Festival Parade

The sun was shining in Manchester and the streets were lined with spectators as the Altrincham festival parade took place last weekend. If you went down you might have seen us showing off our range of stunning trucks! The convoy departed from Altrincham town centre at 11.00am on Saturday 6th July and made its way […]

Success At The Cheshire Show

This year saw J Davidson Scrap Metal Processors debut at the Cheshire Show in Knutsford. Lynda and Jonny from K2L Marketing organised and ran the event along with the helpful hands of the Davidson family. The time and effort put in by everyone was rewarded with a 1st prize trophy for ‘The Best Non-Agricultural Stall […]

Cheshire Show Competition Winner

It was all smiles for 10 year old Jemma from Tarporley who guessed the correct weight of the crushed car at the Cheshire Show last week and won herself a brand new X-Box 360! The guys from Davidsons dropped it round to her house on Saturday morning, just in time for her 10th birthday on […]

The Cheshire Show

Come down and see us at this year’s Cheshire Show – Plot C6, stalls 13+14! Along with being one of the main sponsors this year we are putting on a huge double stall filled with carnival games like Tin Can Alley, Test Your Strength and Horseshoe Throwing! We’ve got loads of games and competitions for […]

Roll up, roll up – the CARnival is coming to town!

That’s right folks; the month of June sees J Davidson giving away a brand new car in their CARnival competition. Starting on the 1st June – when you Scrap your car with us you will be entered into the free prize draw to win a new Hyundai i10! Each week in June one lucky customer […]

Truckfest 2013

Once again we made an appearance at the annual Truckfest 2013, which was held in Peterborough on the 5th and 6th May. Around 100,000 people flocked to the showground for a scorching couple of days, with temperatures reaching 21 degrees. More than 1500 trucks were on display over the weekend, many of which were competing […]

J Davidson Helps Collect for Cash For Kids

Cash for Kids is the official charity of KEY 103 & Magic 1152, they provide help to disabled and disadvantaged children all across Greater Manchester. So on Friday 26th April, Key 103’s Darren Proctor aired his show from Wythenshawe Hospital’s outdoor play centre. At 1pm when his show finished he left the hospital and headed […]

Win The Music with J Davidson & Key 103

Win your way into the biggest gigs in Manchester this year with J Davidson and Key 103 Keep your ears peeled and tune into Mike & Chelsea from Monday 8th April at 7:45am and see if you can ‘Win The Music’ For more updates, Follow us on Twitter or Like us on Facebook Jamie Davidson Google+

Team J Davidson Celebrate an F1 Win & Second Place

The first race of the F1 Stock Car season on Good Friday (29th March 2013) got off to a roaring start for team “J Davidson” as their 2 drivers finished the Grand Final at Skegness Stadium in first and second place. Luke Davidson no 464 clinched 1st position in heat 1 as well as securing 1st […]

The New J Davidson Smart Card

A big shake up in the metal recycling industry has meant cash can no longer be paid for Scrap Metal! The cash ban came into play at the end of 2012 and was put in place to tackle the rise in metal theft; this means that payment can only be made by cash card, cheque […]

New Equipment Arrives at J Davidson

A chilly Monday morning saw the guys at J Davidson eagerly awaiting the delivery of their new £214,000 investment, the Terex Fuchs 350 Scrap Handler. It was all part of J Davidson’s renewal policy to replace all machinery after 5 years, keeping up to date with the latest Scrap Metal processing technology. Jamie Davidson commented […]


As part of our latest photo shoot, we commissioned an aerial shot to show the full scale of our new site. Visit our gallery to see more images. Jamie Davidson Google+

J Davidson Night Shoot

After a very successful night shoot at J Davidsons, we thought that we should share a couple of our great photo’s.

Bond Approved: J Davidson’s License to Deliver

James Bond’s high-octane adventures have captivated generations of cinema-goers throughout the films’ 50 year history. And while the world waits for the release of his latest movie, “Skyfall”, fans in Cheshire can catch a glimpse of another addition to the Bond legacy…

New Home for Scrap Metal

After 40 years, Altrincham’s very own scrap metal dealer is on the move. This week staff and customers of J Davidson are adjusting to a new, state of the art, purpose built site on Craven Road, Altrincham.

J Davidson are on the move!

We’re on the Move! We are moving into our new state-of-the-art, two-acre site on Craven Road today.

J Davidson Proudly Sponsors the ‘Fire’ Family Fun Day at Salford City Stadium

Fire and Rescue Service at Salford City Stadium with JDavidson Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service and New York City’s Fire Department have teamed up to create this fantastic charity event for the Fire Fighters Charity.


Altrincham based J Davidson scrap metal processors are launching their first ever TV advertising to raise the profile of their Scrap Metal processing services and site facilities in the run up to Christmas.


10-year veteran of Manchester Airport takes first holiday for two years courtesy of scrap metal dealers Manchester airport ground crew worker Dominic Fogarty has wistfully watched happy holidaymakers come and go over the past two years, without taking a flight of his own, but soon he will be jetting off to the Location of TV’s […]

Have a look at our latest advertising campaign

An innovative marketing campaign to promote J Davidson’s state-of-the-art de-pollution centre.

Good weather brings further joy to local winner

Scrap metal dealer awards third £1,000 in its Spring Madness campaign J Davidson Ltd once again brought smiles to a few more faces this week, as the winner of the third ‘Spring Madness’ prize draw was announced. Presented by Key 103 presenter Darren Proctor and company direct, Carron Davidson, 47 year old local resident, Joseph […]

It’s turned out nice again…

Scrap metal dealer awards second £1,000 in its Spring Madness campaign They say every cloud has a silver lining, and with ‘Spring Madness’ winner, Ebony Poyner, this couldn’t be truer.

Another happy customer…

Scrap metal dealer awards first £1,000 cheque in its Spring Madness campaign If you ever wanted proof that karma exists, ‘Spring Madness’ winner David Dolman is your man. The former mechanic spent most of his working life rescuing stricken motorists as an RAC patrolman. Yet it was David’s own clapped out old banger that finally […]

J Davidson’s corporate hospitality is in a league of its own

J Davidson have held a corporate box at Old Trafford, home of Manchester United Football Club, for the past three seasons.


J Davidson, Cheshire’s no.1 scrap metal processor, are set to launch a campaign to bring recycling to local schools.


J Davidson, Manchester’s no.1 scrap processors, are pleased to announce their latest sponsorship deal with Altrincham-based ice hockey club Manchester Phoenix.


Luke Davidson, son of Jamie Davidson, owner of J Davidson Scrap Metal, achieved a fantastic result on Sunday 18th July when he was crowned the coveted title of “European Champion” in Formula 1 Stock Car racing.


J Davidson Scrap Metal is proud to announce that for the second year running we have enlisted JOHNNY VEGAS to be the voice behind J Davidson Scrap Metal.


J Davidson Scrap Metal are pleased to announce the construction of their new, purpose built, state of the art de-pollution centre for end of life vehicles.


Tommy Comer of Sale Moor, is now the proud owner of a brand new Hyundai i10 car, thanks to J Davidson, Scrap Metal Processors of Broadheath, Altrincham.

Win a Car For Christmas with J Davidson

With the governments car scrappage scheme receiving so much publicity J Davidson Scrap Metal Processors have introduced their very own scrappage scheme giving customers the chance to win a brand new car.

J Davidson recycle their 1,000th car

J Davidson recycle their 1,000th vehicle under the government’s, vehicle scrappage scheme. J Davidson are pleased to announce that on 24th September 09 at their site in Altrincham they scrapped their 1,000th car under the government’s, scrappage scheme.

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