Man dies after falling from a bridge over the M602

A man in his twenties has died after he fell from a bridge over the M602 and was hit by a car...

First stage of Smart Motorway around Manchester is to open

Highways England is opening a permanent fourth lane in each direction between junctions 18 and 20 of the M62 over the next two evenings. Roadworks...

New travel pass set to benefit women affected by pension changes

The Women’s Concessionary Travel Pass will entitle thousands of women across Greater Manchester to free off-peak travel on bus, train and Metrolink. Set to launch next...

Nine-day closure of Manchester-Bolton-Preston railway planned for late August

Passengers are being reminded of changes to services between Manchester and Preston via Bolton as Network Rail works to complete the upgrade of the...

Manchester mayor’s bus plans could herald renaissance in bus travel, says union

Plans by Greater Manchester’s mayor Andy Burnham to take back control of the conurbation’s bus services could herald a renaissance in bus travel, Unite,...

More rail strikes to hit Greater Manchester

Rail passengers across Greater Manchester and the North West face more strike action next month after the RMT union has called another strike over...

Thirteen new trains that will increase capacity across the North’s network are on track

The new Nova 3 trains has now commenced testing at the Velim Test centre in the Czech Republic and are on track to enter...

53 year old women in serious condition after being hit by a car in...

A fifty three year old women remains in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car while crossing the road in Oldham...

Kavana was everybody’s friend

The family of a man who died over the Easter weekend in a Rochdale car smash have paid tribute to him. Twenty one year-old Kavana...

New zonal fares set to be introduced on Metrolink from 2019

A radical change to Metrolink fares and ticketing could see a simple, flexible four zone system introduced – delivering easy to understand and better...