Boris pledges new Transpennine rail route to Leeds

A new Trans-Pennine rail route between Manchester and Leeds will be confirmed today, as Boris Johnson sets out a domestic agenda to turbo-charge regional...

Mancunian Way to shut next weekend

Manchester City Council have announced that the Mancunian Way will be shut next weekend. The road will be completely closed from 8am to 6pm on...

Boris challenged to match Labour’s plans for investment in Northern Transport

Labour’s Transport spokesman Andy McDonald has challenged the new Prime Minister match Labour’s plans to invest in transport for the north. Andy McDonald said: “There is...

Two seventeen year old moped riders in hospital after Prestwich collision

The driver of the moped and the pillion passenger,both 17-year-old boys, remain in hospital with serious injuries including those to the head after an...

Boris plans to start building HS2 in the North

Reports this morning suggest that the Prime Minister in waiting Boris Johnson wants to tear up the plans for HS2 and begin building the railway...

‘Stay off the railway’ warning as high voltage cables switched on in Manchester

The public are being warned to stay off the railway as new high voltage equipment goes live on the line between Stalybridge and Manchester Victoria. A...

Getting closer-MP’s approve HS2 line as far as Crewe

MPs have approved the second stage of the multi-billion pound high speed rail project which will see the route extended from Birmingham to Crewe. It...

Metrolink Contactless payments to launch today

Metrolink passengers across Greater Manchester are set to benefit from a new and easy-to-use contactless payment system – transforming the way people pay for...

Major accessibility upgrade at Mills Hill station

Passengers and residents are being invited to find out more about the multi-million-pound upgrade to make Mills Hill station accessible for everyone. The multi-million-pound investment...

Bee Network creates a buzz in Salford as two schemes open for consultation

Salford residents are being invited to have their say about two new transformational cycle routes aimed at opening up travel on foot and by...