Tag: Metrolink

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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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Eccles Metrolink line set to reopen 16th August after completion of safety-critical engineering works

The Eccles line was closed on Monday 19th July to enable access to two sections of the track to replace them.  The replacements were supposed to be completed over a two-week period was extended for a month, but it became evident that an additional concrete renewal alongside the track replacement was required after the tram track […]

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Metrolink hit by further service reductions as Eccles line remains closed

Due to coronavirus-related staff absences, a temporary reduced timetable for the Metrolink will be in place from this Friday, 6 […]

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Metrolink line to partly close as repairs to two of Salford’s worst roads to take place

Essential repairs will be taking place on Eccles New Road and South Langworthy Road from March 20th which will cause […]

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First phase of £2.5 bn development at The Crescent set to begin

A £2.5 billion Salford Crescent masterplan to regenerate a key area of the city includes a new Metrolink station and […]

£350m tram extension on track to open in early 2020, connecting Salford to Trafford Centre

£350m tram extension on track to open in early 2020, connecting Salford to Trafford Centre

The £350 million Trafford Park Line Metrolink tram extension, which will connect Salford to the Trafford Centre, is set to […]