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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Euston closure: DO NOT TRAVEL on West Coast main line this bank holiday weekend,...

West Coast main line train passengers are being urged not to travel to and from London this weekend and next when Euston station will be closed. Customers are instead being advised to...

Another reason to celebrate for 16 to 18-year-olds

Young people receiving exam results this summer have another reason to celebrate – they can now get 50% discounts on bus, train and tram travel for free. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM),...

Snap gets you from A to B like a VIP (and it’s cheaper than...

As passengers, we have become so used to being treated like cattle by transport companies when going from place to place that it has become completely normalised. Most transport companies seem...

Paradise Circus to be closed to traffic until summer 2019 to enable construction of...

From Monday 3rd September Paradise Circus will be closed to traffic in both directions until summer 2019. This is to enable construction of the Metro extension from Victoria Square to Centenary Square....

Cross City south to remain closed while trees and embankment are made safe

In the last 24 hours, two trees have fallen onto the line, badly damaging overhead power lines, and a section of the embankment, north of University station, has become unstable. The Cross...

Ryanair on biggest strike in airline’s 34-year history with around 400 cancelled flights

Over 70,000 passengers have been affected by the Ryanair strike today. Pilots from across Europe have coordinated a day of industrial action which correlates with one of the busiest days of...

More battery-powered trams on the way

The UK’s first battery-powered tram was launched in the West Midlands in April – now Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is looking to add up to 50 more to the expanding...

Highways England encourages motorists to check their vehicles before they travel over the summer. 

Highways England is encouraging motorists preparing to hit the road for the holidays to check their vehicles before they travel. Campsite bookings in the UK are reportedly up by as much as...

Music mogul and award-winning chef pay tribute to Birmingham’s Spaghetti Junction

Love it or hate it, Spaghetti Junction (officially named Gravelly Hill Interchange) is a major landmark for the Birmingham area. It’s an abyss of twisting and turning roads which wind into...

Highways England gear up for motorway lessons for learners

Highways England is geared up to support a law change from 4th June 2018 which means learner drivers can take motorway driving lessons to help improve road safety. Any driver will be...

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