We Buy Scrap Metal

Buying scrap metal in the UK

Singleton’s Scrap Metal buys and handles tonnes of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal each year.

Scrap metal sitting in your yard isn’t earning money. Our fast and efficient buying and collection service gets your scrap metal into the market where it can be processed and sold for a good price.

We offer free testing and analysis of your scrap metal on site – this gives you detail of the metals contained in your scrap and ensures you get the best price.

Sell your scrap metal in Manchester

We are located in Openshaw, just outside of Manchester city centre. We’re open for drive-in sales every day from Monday to Saturday – all you need to do is load up your car or van, drive it down to Singleton’s, and we’ll do the rest.

We sort and test all of your scrap for you so you don’t need to worry about organising it first. Just bring it to us and we’ll pay you for it!

Get the best price for your scrap metal

Prices for scrap metal fluctuate constantly. While some metals, like copper, are always going to be a higher value, there are a lot of reasons why scrap metal prices change.

You can learn more about what influences prices in our blog on why scrap metal prices change.

Our goal is to make sure that our customers get the best deal around when they bring their scrap to Singletons. For the latest and best price give us a call at Singleton’s Scrap Metal on 0161 220 8058 now!

Can’t drive it in? We also offer a convenient scrap metal collection service!


What scrap metal can you sell at Singleton’s?

We’ll take just about anything – if we can’t re-sell or recycle your scrap, we’ll make sure it’s disposed of safely and efficiently.

Below you’ll find some examples of the type of scrap we buy through our scrap metal drive-in – including some items you might not expect to earn you anything from a scrap yard!

  • Scrap Metal Brass
  • We buy scrap metal - including bright wire Bright wire
  • We buy scrap lead Lead
  • We buy scrap heavy copper Heavy Copper
  • We buy scrap PVC cables PVC Cables
  • We buy stainless steel swarf Stainless Steel Swarf
  • We buy scrap aluminium Aluminium
  • We buy scrap cable Cable
  • We buy scrap copper radiators Copper Radiators
  • We buy scrap armoured cable Armoured Cable
  • We buy scrap motors Motors
  • We buy scrap fridge motors Fridge Motors

Scrap Yard Opening Times

Mon-Fri: 7am - 5pm

(Lunch 12:30 - 1pm)

Sat: 7am - Noon