Proposals for spiral ramp connecting Stockport’s new town centre park to the River Mersey are unveiled
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and Stockport Council have unveiled ambitious proposals for an innovative spiral ramp linking the new town centre park being built above Stockport’s future transport interchange and the River Mersey.
Over 10,000 miles have been clocked up by riders on Greater Manchester’s new Bee Network hire bikes in the first four weeks the scheme has been active.
A new ground-breaking pilot is set to give people in Greater Manchester access to electric cars and e-cargo bikes, as an alternate to private vehicles.
As we continue to see high numbers of visitors into Manchester for shopping and leisure, major sporting events and concerts, it’s important to plan ahead before travelling this weekend.
Greater Manchester is open for Christmas, so get the most out of it and travel by Metrolink – the UK’s largest light rail network – to enjoy great days out with family and friends.
Contact the TfGM Corporate Communications Team
Visit our main website
Tram times, tickets and travel information
Most Greater Manchester e-scooter retailers inform buyers of their legal restrictions, new study shows
Customers buying electric scooters from most retailers in Greater Manchester are being made aware of the legal restrictions surrounding their use, according to a new study commissioned by Safer Roads Greater Manchester.
Greater Manchester clean air leaders formally confirm call on government to review impact of vehicle supply chain issues on GM Clean Air Plan
- Representatives from Greater Manchester’s 10 councils issue letter to Environment Secretary requesting he pause second phase of GM Clean Air Zone (CAZ) funding and conducts fundamental government review of vehicle supply chain issues with GM support
- Supply chain report – commissioned by council leaders and mayor – highlights need for further research into affordability and availability of compliant vehicles, particularly vans
- All 10 councils legally directed to implement charging Clean Air Zone to tackle illegal air quality contributing to around 1,200 deaths and other health conditions in Greater Manchester every year
- Committee confirms first phase of the Clean Air Zone – due to launch in May 2022 – should go ahead. Funding remains available to help upgrade non-compliant HGVs, with further funding for next tranche of businesses to be opened as soon as possible.
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has awarded Willmott Dixon Construction Ltd the contract to deliver a new interchange with a rooftop park and associated residential development in Stockport town centre.