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Career Opportunities at the WMCA

We create an environment where you can learn, grow and thrive. We offer the opportunity for you to build lasting relationships and make an impact in a place where people, quality and value matter. Our vision is to build a healthier, happier, better connected and more prosperous West Midlands and you could contribute towards making […]


Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

A deep sadness hangs over the nation following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and all at UKTram would like to extend our sincere sympathy and thoughts to the Royal Family. We would also like to pay tribute to Her Majesty, and join the millions of people across the world mourning the Queen’s death while recognising her invaluable public service and legacy.


Light Rail news roundup 2nd September 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Luas launches safety campaign, funding settlement for Transport for London and the first new trams for Tyne & Wear Metro leave the factory.


Digital solutions driving down light rail costs

The benefits of using digital software applications to manage light rail assets and projects are to be put under the spotlight during an online event planned for later this month.


Light Rail news roundup 26th August 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Tram to join pride celebrations in Manchester, classical music in Edinburgh, timetable changes in Blackpool and a Teddy Bears’ Picnic at Crich Tramway Village. Manchester Metrolink Manchester Pride is set to return to the city centre over the August Bank Holiday weekend with thousands of […]


Light Rail news roundup 19th August 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Industrial action in Sheffield, a special travel offer on Tyne and Wear Metro for the return of the Great NorthRun and the opening of a new halt at Seaton Tramway.


Engineering appointment strengthens UKTram team

The appointment of a Lead Engineer is set to help UKTram deliver on ambitious plans to boost the growth of light rail across the country.


Light Rail news roundup 12th August 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – A new look for West Midland Metro’s website, free travel for children attending holiday clubs in Nottingham and the successful completion of modernisation works in Tyne & Wear.


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 […]