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Salford City Council’s new electric vans are greener in bid to become carbon neutral

Salford City Council have revealed that they have bought a fleet of electric vans in their aim to become carbon […]

Southport-bound train at Walkden station. Photo Laura Joffre

“Immense frustration” Salford leaders’ anger after Swinton train services cut by half

Northern Rail bosses have been heavily criticised after taking the decision to temporarily cut Swinton train services in half. The […]

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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 […]

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Major rail disruption in Salford amid ‘staff walkout’ at Manchester Victoria

Rail passengers in Salford faced major delays and cancellations last night amid a reported passenger disturbance at Manchester Victoria. Trains […]

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.