Reopened Halton Curve to ‘create business and tourism opportunities’

New rail links along the reopened Halton Curve are expected to “create further business and tourism opportunities” for the Liverpool City Region.Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Wrexham in North Wales got underway this morning (19 May), with the first service calling at Chester, Helsby, Frodsham, Runcorn and Liverpool South ... Read More...

Commission established to deliver ‘world-class’ railway station in Liverpool city centre

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has announced the formation of a commission to deliver a new 'world-class' train station in Liverpool city centre.Professor Denise Barrett-Baxendale, CEO of Everton Football Club, will chair the expert group tasked with choosing a site for the transport hub.The new station will fully connect the Liverpool ... Read More...

Approval recommended for controversial bus hub on Old Haymarket

Controversial plans to create a new bus hub on Liverpool’s Old Haymarket have been recommended for approval.Liverpool City Council’s planning committee deferred proposals for the permanent layover facility last month in order to carry out another round of consultation.Local business owners fear the scheme, which would be situated on a ... Read More...

Decision due on new Maghull train station

Merseyside looks set to get its first new train station in a decade.Plans to create the new station in Maghull, the first since Liverpool South Parkway in 2006, have been recommended for approval at today's Sefton Council planning committee meeting (18 January).Proposals for Maghull North, which it’s hoped will create ... Read More...