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Metro extension in Digbeth enters new phase as initial preparations begin for track laying

Friday November 25, 2022

Urban realm improvements which will help transform Digbeth as part of the Birmingham Eastside Metro extension have been completed and new carriageway opened as the project progresses.

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Light Rail news roundup 25th November 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Edinburgh and Nottingham systems plan for the festive season, tram customers in Sheffield urged to ‘re:connect’ and Midlands Metro Alliance celebrates environmental award.

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Career Opportunities at West Midlands Metro

Thursday November 24, 2022

Midland Metro Limited, the Operator of West Midlands Metro is looking to recruit the following roles: Rolling Stock Manager – £59,000 – The full job description can be downloaded here Maintenance Technician – £34,264 – The full job description can be downloaded here Technical Trainer – £40,055 – The full job description can be downloaded […]

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Light Rail news roundup 11th November 2022

Friday November 11, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Shuttle driver organises military vehicle parade in Stourbridge, free travel for veterans in Edinburgh and Nottingham students hear about the benefits of travelling by tram.

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Shuttle driver organises military parade

Thursday November 10, 2022

Stourbridge Shuttle Driver, David Spruce, has organised a military vehicle parade which will see around 25 military vehicles travel through Stourbridge Town Centre on Saturday, November 12.

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Light rail re-think set to transform urban connectivity

Tuesday November 8, 2022

A fresh approach to the way light rail is defined has the potential to transform connectivity in small and medium-sized UK cities.

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Light Rail news roundup 4th November 2022

Friday November 4, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Spooky signs in Nottingham, rugby fans urged to take the tram in Edinburgh, a track dualling project on the Tyne and Wear Metro reaches the half-way stage and an update on testing of new DLR trains.

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Light Rail news roundup 28th October 2022

Friday October 28, 2022

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Timetable changes in Blackpool, late night trams for ‘spooktacular’ event in Edinburgh, delays to engineering works in Manchester and Halloween competition from Luas.
Light rail colleagues are being invited to an event aimed at helping HR professionals to understand how to best support, attract and retain the future talent their businesses need.

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Light Rail HR professionals invited to youth employment event

Light rail colleagues are being invited to an event aimed at helping HR professionals to understand how to best support, attract and retain the future talent their businesses need.

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