Archive for February, 2015

Northern and TPE ITTs published ….

Posted on February 27th, 2015, by The Chairman

The Northern and TPE ITTs are published today. Follow this link to get into the detail. These are large documents. Review comments will follow once we’ve had a chance to analyse these in more detail.

Long-time supporter Wilson Hamman dies ….

Posted on February 19th, 2015, by The Chairman

Very sad news a few days ago that Wilson Hamman, long-time railway supporter has died at the age of 79. Wilson was in earlier days a signalman at Sandbach Junction, Northwich before moving on to work at Manchester Airport. He was a strong supporter of the Community Rail Partnership with his wise words and advice […]

Altrincham Improvement Works Sunday 22 February 2015 ….

Posted on February 19th, 2015, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson writes …. Tram Services Trams services will operate as follows: • Bury to Timperley • East Didsbury to Rochdale Town Centre • Eccles to Ashton-under-Lyne via MediaCityUK • Manchester Airport to Cornbrook Replacement Bus Services Bus replacement services will operate as follows: • Altrincham to Timperley calling at all stops Please buy your […]

Alderman Ron Carey BEM JP DL …..

Posted on February 7th, 2015, by Vice Chairman

We sadly report the death of retired railwayman Ron Carey at a nursing home in Northwich at the grand age of 94 years.

Metrolink set to return to Manchester Victoria ….

Posted on February 6th, 2015, by The Chairman

Metrolink set to return to Manchester Victoria station with closures announced for half-term week from 14 February 2015 Saturday 14 February – Tuesday 17 February No through trams through Shudehill or Victoria Tram Services • Altrincham to Piccadilly • Altrincham to Etihad Campus (peak only) • Bury to Crumpsall • East Didsbury to Piccadilly • […]