Tag: Public Transport

The steps going up to the platform

Walkden Station is now recognised as a “Top Priority” to TfGM

Walkden Station have missed out on another funding opportunity despite being Salford’s busiest station. Recent revelations on the proposed Park […]

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Northern Rail’s service in Salford voted the worst in the country in new report

Credit: Transport Pixels. Used under CC BY 2.0. In a recent report from the National Rail Passenger Survey, Northern Rail’s […]

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Salford Red Devils partner with Go North West to run buses to and from fixtures

The bus operator Go North West is teaming up with Salford Red Devils and the Salford Red Devils Supporters’ Trust […]

Southport-bound train at Walkden station. Photo Laura Joffre

Walkden and Swinton to lose direct rail service to Southport

Residents from Swinton and Walkden will lose their weekdays direct train service to Southport when the new timetable is introduced on December 15.

Snow causes chaos across Salford with Schools and transport affected

Snow causes chaos across Salford with Schools and transport affected

Heavy snowfall over night has caused disruption across Salford and Greater Manchester, with many schools closing and delays on public transport.

L-R – First Manchester Operations Director, Adrian Worsfold, TfGM Interim Head of Bus Services, Alison Chew, GM Night Time Economy Adviser, Sacha Lord, TfGM Committee Chair, Councillor Mark Aldred, Manchester City Council’s Executive Member for the Environment, Planning and Transport, Councillor Angeliki Stogia

Revamped ‘Free Bus’ service to pass into Salford for first time

Transport for Greater Manchester’s Metroshuttle bus service is changing this weekend and for the first time, one of the routes will stop at Salford Central.

Student launches petition for disabled access on public transport

A COLLEGE student from Swinton has started a petition to ensure that all northern rail train stations have disabled access.  […]

Shocking violence and abuse figures on Greater Manchester’s trams have been revealed

Shocking violence and abuse figures on Greater Manchester’s trams have been revealed

PASSENGER’S have been left in fear over lack of supervision on Manchester’s Metrolink, saying: “it is not a nice experience […]