Transport

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“I’m going to spend Christmas alone once again” – How Covid-19 Restrictions are affecting Salfordians from abroad

Around 25% of Manchester’s population was born overseas, and Salford, which has seen a population increase of at least 138% […]

9 months after the E-scooter scheme was implemented, 80,000 trips had been taken by 30,000 riders, covering 100,000 miles. Image: Jonas Jacobsson on Unsplash

Unsafe E-scooters banned on London Networks – is it Time for Salford to Re-evaluate E-scooters too?

Salford residents have their say on whether Salford should introduce a ban as well. On 13th December, Transport for London […]

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Stagecoach set to merge with National Express

Bus company Stagecoach, which runs multiple bus routes through Salford, will be taken over by its closest competitor. The Scottish […]

Roadworks on the A560. (Image credit :Rutabah Khan"

Salford residents left “extremely frustrated” by long-term A560 roadworks

Roadworks in and around Salford have left locals “extremely frustrated”. The roadworks on the A560 Trafford Road have been taking […]

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Metrolink industrial action to strike Manchester Marathon

Metrolink strikes are expected to severely hamper mobility around Salford and the Greater Manchester area this Sunday.  The slated walkout […]

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‘Getting fresh blood into the industry’ is ‘really important’ – HGV drivers in Salford react to petrol and driver shortages

Copyright: © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.. Geograph.ie A Salford HGV driver spoke […]

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Go North West bus strike ends after union drivers win historic battle against ‘fire and rehire’

Bus drivers will finally be returning to their regular Salford routes after winning their battle against ‘fire and rehire’, ending the longest […]

Chapel Street damaged road. Image credit: Salford council. Sent in press release

Six months of Chapel Street roadworks due to start in April

Major work to three Salford roads will start from Monday, April 12 and will last approximately six months. Salford City […]

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Greater Manchester clean air plan – Salford residents invited to have their say

Today is the last day Salford residents can provide their views on clean air proposals for the city and the […]