Metro Mayors of Manchester and Liverpool call for Northern to be stripped of their...

The Mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool City Region have called on the Transport Secretary to terminate Northern’s rail franchise as soon as possible. Speaking...

Competition will breathe new life into an old Pacer train

The much maligned Pacer train could have a new future after its promised demise at the end of this year. The bus on rails loathed...

Planned Metrolink strike is called off

The strike next month by more than 200 workers on Greater Manchester’s Metrolink tram and light railway system has been called off, while the...

Ninety per cent of people would switch to electric cars if their range was...

90 percent of consumers would choose to drive an electric car if it had a range of 300 miles before it needed charging. A comprehensive...

Tram workers set to strike over Parklife weekend

More than 200 workers on Greater Manchester’s Metrolink tram system will strike over four days in early June in a dispute over pay, Unite, ...

Steady decline amid uncoordinated, fragmented government policy and squeezed funding for local authorities-MP’s verdict...

A lack of co-ordinated Government policy and squeezed funding for local authorities is driving bus use into decline, says the Transport Committee in a...

Manchester Council leader among signatories of letter warning Treasury not to scrap HS2

More than 20 prominent figures in local government and business have told the Treasury that scrapping HS2 would undermine Britain's "national prosperity for decades...

Poor track record: Last year passengers endured the worst train delays and cancellations since...

Passengers lost almost four million hours to significantly delayed train journeys in 2018 – making it the worst year since records have been held,...

Make using the bus as easy as ordering pizza – design bus services for...

Bus operators can best secure their future by serving young passengers better, says independent watchdog Transport Focus. Overall satisfaction for young bus passengers between 16...

HS2 needs a rethink and The North is being shortchanged say peers

HS2 will not offer value for money and risks "short changing" the North of England,says the House of Lords Economic Committee in a report...