Manchester Airport customers to face another 12 months of security misery over liquid ban

Manchester Airport is among several airports that are to be given more time to install security technology that could spell an end to tiny...

Train services to be disrupted by strike action over the weekend

Striking train drivers will disrupt services across the region over the weekend The train operator Northern says it will not be able to operate any...

City Centre tram services to be disrupted over the weekend

Temporary service changes will be introduced on Metrolink this weekend following the discovery of a cracked rail in Manchester city centre. A 10-metre section of...

Network Rail to spend £2.8 billion to make our railways cope with climate change

Network Rail today announced the start of its five-year, £45.4bn plan which will see the orgainsation that is responsibly for the railway infrastructure geared-up...

High fuel margins ‘concerning’

The latest monitoring report on road fuel shows that prices at the pump have risen since late January, accompanied by above average margins and...

Metroline the big winner as contracts awarded for final stage of bus bee network

Contracts have been awarded by Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) to operate the final round of Bee Network services in Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and...

A breakthrough for Northern Powerhouse rail as Liverpool to Manchester line announced

The next steps of development for Northern Powerhouse Rail  between Manchester and Liverpool have been announced today and have been described as a breakthrough...

Work to start next week on £33.6millon A34 Corridor scheme

Work will start next week on the £33.6million scheme to improve connectivity along the A34 corridor. The government announced in the Autumn that the scheme...

North sets out its plans for a sustainable transport system by 2045

Transport for the North (TfN) has today published an ambitious plan for sustainable and inclusive economic growth in the North, enabled by transformational connectivity. The...

RAC predicts Easter journeys could take twice as long

More than 14m leisure journeys are expected to be made by car this Easter weekend when the bank holiday collides with most UK schools...