Archive for May, 2016

Altrincham Interchange – Unfinished Business (2) ….

Posted on May 22nd, 2016, by The Chairman

Following on from the Blog post we produced in September 2015, I visited Altrincham in February 2016 together with the “Friends of Altrincham Interchange” to gain an update on progress with the Interchange. (I often pass through Altrincham on the train from Mobberley, though rarely leave the train there). I produced a report on its […]

MCRUA response to Wales & Borders Franchise Consultation ….

Posted on May 9th, 2016, by The Chairman

The Wales & Borders franchise consultation was launched by the Welsh Government and covers the services currently operated by Arriva Trains Wales. This includes the Chester to Manchester via Warrington line, the Manchester to Crewe, Shrewsbury, Hereford to South Wales services and the Chester to Crewe service. We understand the franchise’s most profitable services are […]

Metrolink News – May 2016

Posted on May 7th, 2016, by The Chairman

Here’s the latest Metrolink news. Time to enforce Yellow Boxes. There’s no point in having them otherwise. My experience is that Manchester has been consistently poor at this and from long before Metrolink came to town.