Northern Train

Transport bosses slam funding cuts

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Neil Tague

Senior figures have reacted with dismay to the reduction of support for Northern transport projects, claiming measures including the axing of backing for smart ticketing betray the “levelling-up” agenda.

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Place Events in 2021

Welcome to our conference plan for next year, blending familiar favourites with new topics reflecting the changing world.

Dilon Hilton

COMMENT | Strength in difference at heart of ‘placekeeping’

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In a four-part series, Hydrock’s engineering team has discussed the changing nature of place and communities in the North West. In this final instalment, director of building performance engineering Dilon Hilton looks at the greater need for more local provision and fit-for-purpose buildings.

Greater Manchester Cycling

Manchester’s £5.5m ‘active travel’ bid approved

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Sarah Townsend

The money from the Government’s Active Travel Fund, intended to support interventions to encourage walking and cycling, will help fund the construction of a city centre ‘Triangle’ system and a five-mile foot and cycle route in Wythenshawe.