Archive for November, 2016

Christmas Work 2016 ….

Posted on November 11th, 2016, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson has spotted the following Railway announcement …. During the run up to and during the Christmas period, we will be carrying out an extensive amount of work as we continue to build the Ordsall Chord and provide a better railway to passengers. The work will involve reconfiguring the existing railway between Eccles and […]

Welcome Metrolink news ….

Posted on November 10th, 2016, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson writes …. Welcome news. As from last Monday, the Passenger Information Displays (PIDs) are now showing realtime departure information at Altrincham, Navigation Road and Timperley Metrolink stops. These display units were installed many years ago, but problems of interfacing with Network Rail have meant they weren’t in use when all the other stops […]

The trouble with our trains ….

Posted on November 9th, 2016, by The Chairman

Mike Battman writes …. For those of you who missed the Panorama programme … Our Mid Cheshire Line featured!

Metrolink service revisions up to Christmas 2016 ….

Posted on November 8th, 2016, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson writes …. Metrolink are revising services on the run up to Christmas. Metrolink has announced temporary changes to boost popular services on the Altrincham, Bury, East Didsbury and Oldham lines for the busy festive period. From Monday 7 November through to Friday 23 December double trams will run on every weekday Bury to […]