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Maghull North station approved

Merseytravel has been granted permission to build its first new rail station in more than a decade, Maghull North on the Northern Line of the Merseyrail network.

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Council leaders opt for new Metrolink operator

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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.

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Vectos makes new hires and promotions

The transport planning and infrastructure design consultancy has made two appointments and two senior promotions in its Manchester office.

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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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Mode builds Manchester team

Mode Transport Planning has hired Luke Wheeler as senior consultant at the Manchester office.

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Work starts this month on Widnes Loops viaduct

Construction teams are preparing to install a set of giant concrete beams for a new road viaduct in Widnes, as part of the creation of a junction to take traffic to the Mersey Gateway bridge.