HS2 under threat as Boris Johnson announces a review of the project

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed that there will be an independent review into HS2 putting the future of the rail link into...

Rail users set for 2.8 per cent increase in fares next year

Rail users will see their fares rise by 2.8 per cent in January 2020 after the Retail Inflation measure for July, which is used...

First Group wins Franchise for West Coast Route

First /Trenitalia have been announced as the successful bidder to run the West Coast Rail Lomé which will include services between London and Manchester...

They’re going but slowly does it

The first of Northern’s Pacer trains to retire made its final journey today after travelling more than 3 million miles in 32 years of...

Manchester Airport and HS2 see high speed link to the North as key for...

Charlie Cornish, CEO of Manchester Airports Group (MAG), met on Friday with HS2 Ltd CEO, Mark Thurston, at Manchester Airport to discuss progress on...

Biggest ever emergency exercise planned for M62

One of the biggest ever motorway emergency exercises will take place on the M62 this weekend to help improve responses to major road incidents. Around...

Watch Drone footage of major milestone for Metrolink works at Crumpsall

Last weekend’s work on the Bury line resulted in a major milestone for the Metrolink Trafford Park Line (TPL) extension – the new sidings...

Passenger first’ plan backed by the North’s leaders

A raft of measures to give the North of England greater scrutiny of the region’s railways have been backed by political and business leaders. Transport...

First cycle scheme as part of Greater Manchester Mayor’s Bee Network project complete along...

The first scheme as part of a region-wide effort to revolutionise travel on bike and foot has been completed in Wigan Borough. Wigan Council partnered...

Greater Manchester’s Cyclops gains the accolades

Transport for Greater Manchester traffic engineers have developed a unique approach to junction design that is being applauded both nationally and internationally, Transport for...