Lime has today announced it has launched its industry-leading Gen4 e-scooter in Salford as part of a new £1 million investment

Lime invests £1m in Salford with launch of Gen4 e-scooters following trial extension

Lime has today announced it has launched its industry-leading Gen4 e-scooter in Salford as part of a new £1 million investment  in Greater Manchester. It...
Railway workers have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action across Network Rail and the train operating companies,

Rail workers vote overwhelmingly for strike action

Railway workers have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action across Network Rail and the train operating companies, in the biggest endorsement for industrial...
Electric vehicles have doubled in the North of England, revealed through figures released as the Government’s drive towards cleaner travel

Quick off the spark: Electric vehicle sales continue to soar in green revolution

Electric vehicles have more than doubled in the North of England, revealed through new figures released as the Government’s drive towards cleaner, affordable travel...
Road works on a busy road will be extended for several weeks after workers discovered a collapsed sewer in Eccles

Drivers face seven weeks of delays after sewer collapses in Eccles

Road works on one of Salford’s busiest roads will be extended for several weeks after workers discovered a collapsed sewer. Staff from Electricity NW were...
The latest plans for walking and cycling improvements in Manchester city centre are to be laid out in a new consultation

Consultaion launched for new Manchester City Centre walking and cycling routes

The latest plans for walking and cycling improvements in Manchester city centre are to be laid out in a new consultation. Changes are proposed for...
Active Travel Commissioner Dame Sarah Storey, marked Walk to School Week (16 – 20 May) with a visit to two Leigh primary schools

Dame Sarah Storey champions School Streets, as Wigan welcomes walking and cycling-friendly initiative

Newly appointed Active Travel Commissioner for GM, Dame Sarah Storey, marked Walk to School Week (16 – 20 May) with a visit to two...
Despite the UK being one of the most open societies across Europe, rail journeys have not bounced back after the lockdowns

Radical reform needed to save the railways post-pandemic, warns new report

Just over two years ago the United Kingdom went into its first national lockdown. Overnight, rail lost its monopoly on commuting. Journeys fell from...
A new report out today by the charity Sustrans highlights the issue of pavement parking in urban areas across the UK and Ireland

Ban on pavement parking would encourage more people to walk and wheel

A new report out today by the charity Sustrans highlights the issue of pavement parking in urban areas across the UK and Ireland, and...

Greater Manchester to get £13 million from government’s Active Travel Fund to continue delivering...

new cycling and walking schemes are set to get the go-ahead in Greater Manchester following a £13.07 million funding boost from the government’s Active...

Bus operator plans appeal against Greater Manchester bus franchising plans

Greater Manchester’s plans for a bus franchise system have taken a slight set back as it has been revealed that one of the operators...