People across Greater Manchester are being urged to drive, walk or cycle if they have to make essential journeys – and only use public transport…View More Mayor Andy Burnham calls on residents to drive, walk or cycle for essential journeys
MORE than 600 local residents have signed a public petition asking First Manchester Buses to ‘Bring Back Our Buses’ following changes to Greenfield’s 180 service.The…View More Hundreds back petition for reinstatement of Greenfield’s bus services
‘SAVAGE’ cuts to local bus services should be suspended immediately, says Saddleworth Parish Council following changes by First Manchester. The alterations introduced on October 27…View More Council calls for ‘savage’ bus service cuts to be suspended after changes without consultation
GREATER Manchester is launching a major public consultation to get a wide range of views on how the city-region’s bus services should be run. People…View More Greater Manchester launches major public consultation on how buses should be run
CAMPAIGNERS predict “expected improvements” to services when a new rail timetable is released in December. By then, platform lengthening work at Greenfield, which is Oldham’s…View More New timetable to bring improved service to long-suffering rail users?
By Charlotte Green, Local Democracy Reporter LONG awaited plans to make Greenfield train station accessible for disabled people could be thrown in jeopardy if transport…View More Provision of disabled access at Greenfield station still in doubt
Oldham Council has agreed a deal to bring a Lidl supermarket and a major UK hotel chain to Prince’s Gate at Oldham Mumps. The local…View More Supermarket and hotel planned for Oldham Mumps
Metrolink’s popular Oldham town centre line celebrates its fifth anniversary this weekend with an impressive track record. Around 60,000 tram passenger journeys are being made…View More Oldham town centre Metrolink line celebrates its first five years
A POPULAR new bus service could be deployed to help crackdown on crime in Saddleworth. But the primary function of the Saddleworth Rambler, introduced in…View More Bus service to be used to help fight crime?
Three Oldham teenagers who repeatedly kicked a man as he lay in a pool of blood at a tram stop have been jailed. At 9.36pm…View More Three Oldham teenagers jailed after attacking a man at a tram stop