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Greater Manchester launches consultation on bus reform proposals in light of new report on Covid-19

Greater Manchester is launching a further public consultation to get a wide range of views on its proposals to reform the bus market; in light of the findings of a new report on the impact of Covid-19.

Andy Burnham at the launch of contactless payments

Major safety boost for region’s transport network

  • Dedicated ‘trambassadors’ on Metrolink helping people to travel safely 
  • TfGM joins national hidden disability scheme to boost exempt passengers' confidence when travelling  
  • First of 27 new trams to be put in service & delivery of the second imminent 
  • TravelSafe Partnership to hold further days of action around face covering compliance on transport 
  • An extra 500 hours cleaning every week on trams and stops across the network in line with increased travel 
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Latest cycling and walking schemes secure £5.6m funding for next steps

Greater Manchester’s Bee Network plan to deliver the UK’s first joined up cycling and walking network has had £5.6m worth of new cycling and walking routes confirmed for the next stages of delivery.