Smokers,vapers,swearers and litterbugs beware-Metrolink are after you

Swearers, vapers and those who drop papers beware - passengers who display nuisance behaviour on the trams could soon be hit with fines of...

Rail satisfaction at its lowest for the region’s operators

The two train operators serving the Greater Manchester area came near the top of customer dissatisfaction in the latest survey of rail...

Stagecoach launch new Airport service

Stagecoach Manchester will launch a new bus service to Manchester Airport this weekend, making transport even easier for both holidaymakers and commuters. The x30, which...

Idling drivers could face higher fines under new government crackdown

Drivers that leave their engines running while parked could face tougher penalties under new proposals announced today. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling intends to launch a...

Getting better-The inside of Northern’s Trains are getting better says the Company

Two thirds of Northern’s trains have now been through initial refurbishments. Alongside the introduction of 101 brand-new trains, at a cost of £500m, Northern is...

Rail fares up by 2.7 per cent in the New Year

Rail fares will increase by 2.7 per cent in January, the industry announced today. The rise, announced by industry body the Rail Delivery Group, is lower...

Shapps-“Needs of Northern passengers must form the foundation of the new Northern Operator

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has underlined the government’s commitment to putting the priorities of passengers, political leaders and businesses across the north at the...

Trams to run as Sunday service but Trafford line will open as planned

Reduced tram, train and bus services will be maintained to enable key workers to make essential journeys, but services will be stepped down from...

e-bikes could slash transport emissions and get Britons back to work

New research shows that electrically-assisted bikes (e-bikes) have the capability to slash carbon dioxide emissions from transport and could offer a safe and sustainable...

New bridge installed over River Goyt will provide new walking and cycling link for...

A new bridge over the River Goyt has been lifted into place in a significant landmark moment for a council project that has helped...