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Andy Burnham vows to accelerate plans for improved, London-style transport network

• Mayor plans immediate talks with Government to accelerate bus franchising, with new target of 2024
• 95 electric vehicle charging points to be delivered by end of the year, with a further 200 by end of 2022
• Bike hire scheme to launch in November, with delivery partner announced next month
• 100km of cycling and walking routes to be completed by end of year
• Mayor asks TfGM to accelerate plans to bring Metrolink to Middleton as part of regeneration vision for town
• Mayor to chair inaugural meeting of Bee Network delivery board

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Don’t miss the bus consultation! – Final chance to have your say on how your buses are run

People and organisations across Greater Manchester and beyond have just a few days left to have their say in a major consultation on how the city-region’s buses should be run, before the deadline of 11:59pm on Wednesday 8 January 2020.

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Over 2,500 responses so far in consultation on how Greater Manchester’s buses should be run

More than 2,500 responses have been received at the halfway point in a major consultation on how Greater Manchester’s buses should be run.

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Greater Manchester launches major public consultation on how buses should be run

Greater Manchester is launching a major public consultation to get a wide range of views on how the city-region’s bus services should be run.