Sunday 8 September Metrolink engineering work ….

Posted on September 3rd, 2019, by The Chairman

Paul Wilkinson writes ….

On Sunday 8 September, all day, Metrolink are undertaking essential engineering work in the Cornbrook area affecting the Airport, Altrincham, East Didsbury, and Eccles lines.

Changes to the tram service pattern will be as follows;
• Airport line – services will operate Manchester Airport to Firswood.
• Altrincham line – services will operate Altrincham to Old Trafford.
• Ashton line – services will operate Ashton to Bury.
• East Didsbury line – services will operate East Didsbury to Firswood.
• Eccles line – no tram service.
• Rochdale line – services will operate Rochdale to Exchange Square.

Bus replacement services will operate to all stops in both directions: including Old Trafford – Piccadilly.

You must buy a ticket or touch-in and touch-out at the closest tram stops when using replacement bus services.

Refurbishments at Cornbrook and Shudehill stops – replacement shelters.

Shudehill is closed from start of service 29 August 2019 until mid September 2019 for improvement works. Trams will continue to run from Victoria and Market Street.

Details are here.

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