Metrolink to roll out Dedicated ‘trambassadors’ on Metrolink helping people to travel safely

A raft of high-profile measures, aimed at keeping public transport users even safer and boosting confidence ahead of anticipated increase in travel post-lockdown, will be rolled-out in the coming days, the Mayor of...

Union calls for escaltion of priority and protection for transport workers.

As vaccine programme hits initial targets RMT calls for escalation of priority and protection for transport workers. With the news at the weekend that the...

North well-positioned for a return to rail-But rebuilding passenger confidence will be key

Leaders from local authorities across the North met this week to discuss what needs to be done to re-start passenger traffic on the region’s...

Traffic higher than pre pandemic levels and its due to home deliveries

Traffic on British roads is now heavier than before the Covid pandemic due to a reluctance to use public transport and a sharp rise...

Work under way to prepare for rollout of Greater Manchester wide Clean Air Zone...

Work is well under way to get ready for the Greater Manchester-wide Clean Air Zone launching on 30 May 2022, with the first Automatic...

Metrolink strike action averted after tram drivers accept vastly improved pay offer

Strike action planned for the Manchester Metrolink tram system, which would have resulted in severe disruption to travel throughout Greater Manchester, has been called...

Less than a week to go until Clean Air Zone Financial Support Scheme goes...

There is a just left for heavy goods vehicle (HGV) owners to get ready for the launch of the HGV Clean Air Zone Financial...

Bridge works on A555 set to begin for next five weeks

A programme of maintenance works will take place on bridges on the A555 over the next five weeks. The project will mean workmen will be...

Government reveals plans for 300,000 public electric vehicle chargepoints by 2030

The UK’s charging network has been given a huge boost today , as government unveils plans to support the UK market to reach 300,000...

Tackle road freight supply chain in two years or impose industry levy, warn MPs

Radical surgery is needed to ensure the UK’s road freight supply chain and its workforce are more robust and resilient, warn MPs In Road...