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Light Rail news roundup 17th February 2023

Friday February 17, 2023

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Motorists in Manchester urged to be ‘tram aware’, free travel for firefighters in Edinburgh, new trains for Docklands and poetry on Tyne & Wear Metro.


Birmingham venue for 2023 Light Rail Summit

Wednesday February 15, 2023

The Institute of Engineering and Technology’s impressive conference facilities in the heart of Birmingham are set to host a major light rail event in September.


TOPAS Approved Light Rail Transit Signal

  Mallatite Limited become the first UK company to gain TOPAS accreditation. With light rail becoming a more popular mode of transport in congested cities, Mallatite Limited offers solutions that enable operators to deliver more reliable, efficient and seamless journeys for passengers. Mallatite have further enhanced their LED technology and are now able to offer […]


Light Rail news roundup 10th February 2023

Friday February 10, 2023

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – West Midland Metro employees raise cash for charity, a member of the Edinburgh Trams team in line for award and recognition for Seaton’s commitment to providing unforgettable visitor experiences. 


Group highlights third-party disruption

Light rail leaders have agreed to work together on ways to improve reliability and reduce costs by targeting disruption that’s due to factors beyond the control of operators.


Light Rail news roundup 3rd February 2023

Friday February 3, 2023

In this week’s news from the light rail sector – Rugby ticket offer returns to Edinburgh, essential engineering works in Dublin, customers save money on Tyne and Wear Metro, and an appeal for volunteers from Blackpool Heritage Tours. 


Appeal for tram volunteers in Blackpool

Wednesday February 1, 2023

Ahead of another busy season, Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours is appealing for volunteers to help it run a packed programme of activities.


Sector professionals meet to discuss light rail communications

Marketing and customer service professionals from across the light rail sector have agreed to share best practice across a range of activities that aim to promote tramways and similar transit systems.


Career Opportunities at the WMCA

Monday January 30, 2023

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 […]


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