Tag: train station

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 […]

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.

Northern Rail blame leaves for Salford transport disruption

Northern Rail blame leaves for Salford transport disruption

Under-pressure Northern Rail have blamed leaves on the track for transport disruption across the network. This comes after furious Salford […]

Three Salford train stations nominated for step-free upgrade

Three Salford train stations nominated for step-free upgrade

Walkden, Swinton and Irlam are among 10 train stations being nominated by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Northern Rail […]

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.  […]