Light Rail

West Midlands Metro extension set to open on Sunday

Passenger tram services on the new West Midlands Metro extension from Library to Edgbaston are set to begin from Sunday…

4 weeks ago

Five day major line closure on Metro: Feb 21-25

A major programme of modernisation work will close one of the Tyne and Wear Metro’s busiest lines between Newcastle and…

7 months ago

Successful rail delivery in Dudley for Metro extension

A major first has been celebrated for the Metro extension in Dudley with the delivery of the first pieces of…

7 months ago

Building work progresses on South Wales Metro

Progress on the South Wales Metro continues, with Transport for Wales (TfW) delivering major works over the Christmas period. From…

7 months ago

Progress on Birmingham Metro scheme as utility upgrades get underway

Construction on the Metro extension to Digbeth will move further forward when works to upgrade utility services in Meriden Street…

7 months ago

Keolis Amey Docklands appoints new MD for DLR

Richard Graham was recently appointed as the new managing director of Keolis Amey Docklands (KAD), the company responsible for the…

8 months ago

World-first battery charger for light rail wins international award

Rapid-charger for Very Light Rail awarded Engineering and Technology Innovation Award in new category. The world’s first rapid battery charger…

9 months ago

GWSR volunteers take occupation of ‘The Goods Shed’

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway (GWSR) volunteers have taken occupation of a new welfare building, which is a tasteful extension of…

1 year ago

Knitters use their wool power to mark Metro’s 40th year

A community group has joined forces in lockdown to knit a special birthday tribute to the Tyne and Wear Metro.…

1 year ago

The Severn Valley Railway launches livestream camera network

The Severn Valley Railway is launching an exciting new service for supporters and visitors - a network of livestream cameras…

1 year ago