Category Archives: Roads

Public sector strikes and spending statements

The impact of Wednesday’s public sector strike on transport in Greater Manchester shouldn’t be too great, given that most services are operated by the private sector. TfGM advise that Travelshops are expected to be closed and bus stations are unlikely … Continue reading

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Tuesday night traffic in the city centre

I don’t much care for Tuesdays at the best of times. Tonight was pretty miserable though. I sat on a bus for 20 minutes as it struggled its way across the city centre from Salford Central station to Piccadilly Gardens. … Continue reading

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Spending review impact, part 3: roads

Third in a series of short articles looking at what effect the Government’s Comprehensive Spending Review may have on transport in Greater Manchester Is this a first for Manchester Transport and its predecessor blogs? A whole article about roads? Perhaps … Continue reading

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