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Monday, November 19, 2018

First Midland Metro tram leaves UK to be fitted with batteries.

A Midland Metro tram had made its was to Spain to be fitted with hi-tech batteries allowing it to run without the need for overhead power cables. Tram 18 was split in...

Foreign and Commonwealth Office issues warning against all but essential travel to The Gambia.

If you or a loved one is on holiday in The Gambia, please be aware that the Foreign and Commonwealth Office has issued a warning against all but essential travel to...

Work to begin on the extension of the Midland Metro from Wednesbury to Brierley...

Work to progress the proposed extension of the Midland Metro from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill is due to commence this week. The Midland Metro Alliance (MMA), working on behalf of West Midlands...

Birmingham Airport celebrates a record breaking year – 11.6 million passengers in 2016.

Birmingham Airport, the UK’s third largest airport outside London, has celebrated its most successful year to date, handling 11.6 million passengers during the 2016 calendar year. In total 11,639,738 passengers travelled through the...

Midland Metro tram stop in the city centre has been renamed.

A Midland Metro tram stop in the city centre has been renamed. The Snow Hill stop, on the edge of the city centre, is now called St Chads after the change came...

Public Transport on Christmas Eve

NX WM Buses - National Express West Midlands will be running Saturday timetables on most routes in Birmingham, with some high frequency routes slightly reduced from around 14:00. More information here London Midland Trains - Many...

National Express West Midlands have launched a range of discounted fares on their mTicket...

National Express West Midlands have launched a range of discounted fares on their mTicket phone app, which allows passengers to get their tickets direct to their iPhone and Android devices. The mTicket...

12 Offers Of Christmas with National Express West Midlands

During the month of December, National Express West Midlands will be giving you the chance to win some great prizes and give you access to some exclusive offers in the run...

Harborne Lane is Selly Oak has partially reopened following a severe burst water main.

Harborne Lane between Aston Webb Boulevard and Metchley Lane in Selly Oak has partially reopened today (01/12) after a large water main burst last Wednesday (23/11). Engineers from Severn Trent Water are working around...

More than a quarter of a million people use New Street in one day...

More than a quarter of a million people used New Street on Saturday (26/11), the highest ever number to have used the station in 24 hours. The figure - the equivalent to...

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