Manchester Council leader among signatories of letter warning Treasury not to scrap HS2

More than 20 prominent figures in local government and business have told the Treasury that scrapping HS2 would undermine Britain's "national prosperity for decades...

Poor track record: Last year passengers endured the worst train delays and cancellations since...

Passengers lost almost four million hours to significantly delayed train journeys in 2018 – making it the worst year since records have been held,...

Make using the bus as easy as ordering pizza – design bus services for...

Bus operators can best secure their future by serving young passengers better, says independent watchdog Transport Focus. Overall satisfaction for young bus passengers between 16...

HS2 needs a rethink and The North is being shortchanged say peers

HS2 will not offer value for money and risks "short changing" the North of England,says the House of Lords Economic Committee in a report...

Stagecoach Greater Manchester trialing audio visual announcements

Stagecoach Manchester is trialling audio visual announcements on its 23 and 325 buses with a view to adding this service across its new fleet,...

HS2 opens Manchester Office

HS2 Ltd, the company constructing Britain’s new high speed railway, has opened an office in Manchester. As work steps up to extend HS2 to...

Mickey Mouse added to road signs in effort to keep children safe on roads

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck have been added to a set of special edition road signs by Britain’s official road sign designer...

Work starts on the first Bee Network project: Wigan’s Muddy Mile

Work has begun to deliver the first scheme as part of Greater Manchester’s Bee Network - a plan for the UK’s largest cycling and...

16-day closure of West Coast main line this summer

Travelling between the North West and the South of England will become problematic this summer asThe West Coast main line will close for 16...

Burnham backs train operators call for the end of Rail Franchise system

Greater Manchester's Mayor Andy Burnham has come out in support of proposals published today that would give local accountability to the rail network. The Rail...