Trans Pennine Tunnel Report Dft

Transport bodies outline road improvement options

Neil Tague

Transport for the North and the Department for Transport have published three reports, partly trailed in last week’s Autumn Statement, seeking to address the issue of how best to unlock economic and housing growth in the region.

Place on Tour Rochdale Metrolink

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.

Manchester Airport aerial

Airport seeks small project partners

Manchester Airports Group has published a tender notice as it seeks to establish a framework agreement for small and medium-sized projects at Manchester Airport, with a total value of up to £200m over eight years.

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.