Archive for June, 2015

Halton Curve Parliamentary Train 2015

Posted on June 26th, 2015, by The Chairman

Here are details of the above event.  We hope you will be able to join our colleagues from the North Cheshire Rail Users Group (NCRUG).  NCRUG tell us a video of the event will be made and shots will be taken both on the train and at various vantage points along the route.  They say […]

MCRUA supports the Halton Curve upgrade ….

Posted on June 19th, 2015, by The Chairman

MCRUA has sent a letter of support to Merseytravel in respect of the proposed upgrade of the Halton Curve. A copy of the letter can be downloaded here – haltoncurve_l1 For those who would rather not download it, here it is …. ***************************************************************************************** 16 June 2015   Mr Frank Rogers Director of Integrated Transport Services […]

Airport Expansion – Western Link still needed? ….

Posted on June 11th, 2015, by The Chairman

There’s a useful article this week in the Guardian Series about the plans to expand Manchester Airport, allowing it to cope well with more than its current record of over 22 million passengers. This includes ensuring the transport links are appropriate for passengers and those working there. In part of the document there is the […]

Metrolink Update – June 2015 ….

Posted on June 9th, 2015, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson, our Secretary writes : Two parts to this Metrolink update: —————————————————————————————- Market Street stop improvement works over the next two weekends in June Work continues in improving the Market Street stop with trams passing through without stopping on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 June 2015.  Passengers travelling to Market Street should use either […]