Leeds summit of Northern leaders to demand a fair deal from Government

Political and business Leaders from across major Northern cities are to meet for the first time in Leeds today to demand a fair deal...

Commit to HS3 former Chancellor Osborne tells the Prime Minister

Theresa May's Government made a systematic attempt to bury the concept of the Northern Powerhouse according to the former Chancellor George Osborne. In an article...

Final piece of Ordsall Chord slots into place

The final eye-catching piece of the Ordsall Chord has been lifted into position by Network Rail. A steel cascade weighing 40 tonnes, was installed during...

Manchester Airport one of four U.K. Airports rated as poor for disabled passengers

Manchester Airport has been named in a report as one of four airports that must do better when it comes to dealing with disabled...

Travel advice ahead of Bolton rail station blockade

As work continues to provide a better railway between Manchester and Preston, Bolton passengers are being reminded of changes to train services over the...

Plans passed for redevelopment of Farnworth bus station

Plans for the construction of a new, modern bus station for Farnworth have been given the green light by Bolton Council. The council approved proposals...

Shocking video shows kids on a moped swerving around level crossing barriers in Altrincham

A shocking video has been released showing young people on a moped putting their lives and others at risk as they swerve at speed...

Manchester Oyster Card comes a step closer

Thousands of passengers can now, for the first time, use a single smart card for all their journeys on any Greater Manchester tram and...

Pulling the plug on Trans Pennine electrification will lengthen journey times and increase carbon...

Scrapping the electrification of the Transpennine Rail route will lengthen journey times and increase carbon emissions. That's according to a report out today from the Labour...

Anger in Manchester over the Government’s backing for Cross Rail 2

The announcement today that the the Transport Secretary Chris Grayling will support the estimated £31b London Cross Rail 2 project has angered politicians in...