Tag: Trains

Irlam railway station. © Copyright Robert Eva and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Labour MP for Worsley and Eccles South Barbara Keeley demands better accessibility for our railway stations

Campaigning Eccles MP Barbara Keeley was left disappointed in her latest attempt to make Salford railway stations more accessible, particularly […]

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 […]

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 […]

Current scene at Manchester Victoria - credit: Twitter, @xDronee

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 […]

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 […]

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.  […]

Manchester Ordsall Chord train connection opened to public

Manchester Ordsall Chord train connection opened to public

MANCHESTER Ordsall Chord rail opened to passengers on Sunday. As you were #OrdsallChord first passenger train @northernassist @TPEassist @OfficialTfGM @transportgovuk […]