Plans for Greater Manchester Bike Hire scheme move forward

The development of a Greater Manchester Bike Hire scheme – which will enable thousands more people to make active journeys – has this week...

Pedestrian dies a week after being hit by a cyclist in Didsbury

A 56-year-old man who suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a cyclist has died n hospital a week later. The pedestrian was crossing...

Investment to improve Victorian drainage at Manchester Victoria station

Network Rail is starting work to prevent flooding around Manchester Victoria station which will provide a better experience and more reliable journeys for passengers. The...

Bike sales more than doubled in April as country went into lockdown

The first official industry statistics on UK bike and e-bike sales under lockdown have boosted the case for e-bike purchase incentives, according to the...

Consultation shows support for Greater Manchester’s proposed bus franchising scheme

The vast majority of respondents to a consultation on how buses are run in Greater Manchester support proposals for GMCA’s proposed franchising scheme, reports...

How a Manchester motorway could soon get its missing link

The only motorway in England which drivers need to come off to continue their journey on the same motorway could be about to get...

Back to the future: “Roads? Where we’re going we don’t need… roads!”

As all the major players look to develop flying cars or personal air vehicles (PAVs) , air taxis and skyway parcel delivery services, the...

175-year-old hillside tunnel repaired from the air

A helicopter has been used to repair a historic Victorian railway tunnel that takes passenger trains between Clitheroe and Manchester through a hillside in...

UK-first ‘CYCLOPS’ junction set for completion in Manchester

A road closure will be in place this week to allow the completion of a key milestone in the £13.4 million Manchester to Chorlton...

Face coverings a must for public Transport from today

Face coverings are a must for everyone travelling on public transport in England from today (Monday). Main stations across Network Rail’s North West and Central...