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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

New service for local trains unveiled by West Midlands Rail.

From Sunday (10/12), Train services operating within our region will now be jointly managed by the Department for Transport and the West Midlands Rail consortium. The Rail consortium consists of 16 local...

Midland Metro tramline to reopen all the way from New Street to Wolverhampton St...

Due to the hard work of both the team at the Midland Metro and the Midland Metro Alliance, a full tram service between New Street Station and Wolverhampton St George’s will...

Passengers advised to plan their travel as the city gears up for record Christmas...

The start of the famous Frankfurt Christmas Market signals the start of the busiest time of year in Birmingham and passengers are being urged to plan their journeys and allow extra...

Scheme to improve traffic flow at two Great Barr junctions, including the Scott Arms,...

An £85,000 scheme to improve traffic flow at two Great Barr road junctions, including the Scott Arms, will begin this weekend. The traffic signals and control boxes at the Scott Arms junction...

Eurostar arrives in Birmingham as training for high speed rail college

Birmingham has welcomed a symbol of the city’s and region’s future employment prospects with the delivery of a newly refurbished Eurostar power car – the latest arrival at Birmingham’s new world-class further...

Driver taken to hospital following a collision with a tram.

The driver of a white BMW One Series, a man, aged 20, was taken to hospital on Wednesday evening (26/07) after a collision with Midland Metro tram on Swan Lane in...

Vital roadworks continue on the M6 J6/A38(M) Spaghetti/Gravelly Hill Interchange

Highways England are continuing a concrete repair and resurfacing scheme at Spaghetti Junction during summer 2017 Traffic management will be in place during the works, including seven full weekend closures of junction 6 of...

Mayor of the West Midlands presents £200m Midland Metro plans to transport secretary.

Plans for the £200m extension of the Midland Metro from Wednesday to Brierley Hill have been handed to the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling. Andy Street, Mayor of the West...

National Express West Midlands raises almost £2K for Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Bus company National Express West Midlands has presented Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity with almost £2,000 to help young patients and their families when they need it most. The operator’s Birmingham Central garage,...

Essential repairs to M5 Oldbury Viaduct start this week.

The Highways Agency have started preparatory work for a major concrete repair and waterproofing scheme on the M5 Oldbury Viaduct, between junctions 1 and 2, in advance of the main scheme,...

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