Tfgm 2017 Contract

Council leaders opt for new Metrolink operator

Passengers on Metrolink will be travelling under new management from this summer following a decision by Transport for Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester Combined Authority to pick a consortium led by Keolis Amey to replace the incumbent.

Poynton Relief Road

Approval for £30m Poynton relief road

Cheshire East Council has granted planning permission for the £30m Poynton relief road, a project it is undertaking jointly with Stockport Council.

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Rochdale and Oldham build case for Piccadilly link

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The leaders of Rochdale and Oldham councils have joined forces to press for direct trams from their towns to Manchester Piccadilly station, criticising a “short-sighted decision” by transport bosses to vote against broadening Metrolink services.

Unlocking Growth In The North

Transport tops wishlist for Autumn Statement

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With less than a week until the new Chancellor of the Exchequer’s first Autumn Statement, a coalition of Manchester businesses has made an ambitious call for the Government to spend more on transport in the North per head than in London over the next decade.

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Metrolink changes go to TfGM committee

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The proposed changes to tram schedules following the completion of the Second City Crossing, including the extension of services from Manchester Airport, are to be considered by Transport for Greater Manchester’s committee on 11 November.