The Northern Quota

News Live from Manchester


9th Feb
A train driver was taken to hospital after being rained on with shards of glass when a brick was hurled at his windscreen.  A reward of £1,000...
Electric Bikes
9th Feb
eCargo bikes are predicetd to be the newest mode of green travel around Manchester. The bikes are electrically powered via a reachargable ...
Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester
2nd Feb
The north risks having train services that are “second-best for 200 years”, Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has claimed. Mr Burnham told...
18th Nov
Salford has been one of over 30 locations in the UK used for e-scooter trials. The current trial began 12 months ago and was due to end in October...
Levenshulme Station to get step free access after years of campaigning
2nd Nov
Levenshulme train station is to be given step-free access after years of campaigning by residents who say society must do more for passengers with...
Thousands of football fans leaving Old Trafford tram after strikes suspended
29th Sep
Football fans have expressed relief after Unite Union suspended strike plans for Metrolink's 300 drivers at the weekend following a “...
Northern Rail train at Alderley Edge
30th May
The Mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool have called on the Transport Secretary to terminate Northern’s rail franchise as soon as possible....
15th Nov
Transport bosses have decided that the HS2 route will continue north of Crewe to a new HS2 station at Manchester Airport and then on to Manchester...
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