Barlow House

HS2 chooses Manchester base

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HS2 Ltd, the company established to deliver high-speed railway connections between key cities, has signed terms on office space at Barlow House, Minshull Street.

Merseyrail New Trains 2020

Merseytravel reveals £250m framework winners

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Charlie Schouten

Companies including Pell Frischmann, IBI, Waterman, Aecom, and Arup have secured a place on a framework covering disciplines such as engineering consultancy, public affairs, quantity surveying, and architecture.

Closures planned in £27m Warrington track upgrade

The West Coast main line will close for 16 days this summer as Network Rail carries out upgrades to the Acton Grange junction in Warrington, a key section of track on the route between Crewe and Preston.

Manchester Bridges

Listed bridge restoration begins

May and June will see road closures in Manchester city centre as three grade two-listed bridges are repaired and repainted.

Metrolink

Warnings ahead of Metrolink and Euston closures

Two of the Greater Manchester tram network’s lines will be closed for improvement works over the Easter weekend, while Virgin services to London will terminate short of the capital.