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Career Opportunities at Midland Metro Alliance

The Midland Metro Alliance is designing and constructing a number of Metro extensions on behalf of Transport for West Midlands (TfWM). The expansion of the network in the West Midlands forms part of TfWM’s ambitious plan to regenerate public transport, providing much-needed links to the existing heavy and light rail networks, and helping to connect […]

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Talbot Gateway Tram Extension reaches new milestone as tram testing will take place this week

Trams will run along the extended section of track along Talbot Road between North Pier & Blackpool North Tram Hub, as part of a week-long exercise to operationally test the track and signaling equipment.

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European award for Nottingham’s talented tram manager

A member of the team running Nottingham’s tram network has been recognised as a rising star in the European transport sector after scooping a prestigious international award.

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Pre Metro proposals published

Pre Metro are still pursuing their ambitions to segregate the current dual-track heavy rail lines between Stourbridge and the Round Oak Steel Works near Brierley Hill to provide a dedicated passenger service. 

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Christmas Comes Early for Stourbridge Charity

The popular Side by Side Theatre Company has recently been surprised with sponsorship from the Stourbridge Shuttle operators, Pre Metro, just in time for Christmas.

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New look tram unveiled as a ‘green symbol’ of Nottingham’s climate ambitions

NET and Nottingham City Council have unveiled a striking new look for one of Nottingham’s trams to help create a ‘green symbol’ of the city’s ambitious ‘Carbon Neutral Nottingham 2028’ climate goals.

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Stourbridge Dasher seeks alternative funding opportunities

The Stourbridge Dasher, the proposed passenger service between Stourbridge and Brierley Hill, is now seeking funding from sources other than the Department for Transport’s ‘Restoring Your Railway’ scheme.

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Blackpool Trams win Most Improved System at Global Light Rail Awards

The Blackpool Tramway has won the award for the Most Improved System in 2020/21.

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The UK’s Most Reliable Railway Operation

The Stourbridge Shuttle remains the UK’s most reliable train operation, recording an average PPM rating of 99.84% so far this year.

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