Archive for August, 2012

August 22nd, 2012

Help for train operators to improve services for cyclists

A new Cycle-Rail Toolkit to aid train operators to enable travellers to combine cycling and rail travel has been launched.

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August 22nd, 2012

National Football Museum welcomes 100,000th visitor

The National Football Museum has welcomed its 100,000th visitor – just six weeks since it opened its doors.

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August 22nd, 2012

Help for holidaymakers as roadworks lifted

The Highways Agency will help keep traffic moving over the August Bank Holiday weekend by ensuring motorways are free of roadworks,

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August 21st, 2012

Green light for Smithfield development

The latest phase of Muse Developments’ award- winning Smithfield scheme has been granted planning consent by Manchester City Council.

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August 15th, 2012

Business Growth Hub signs up 100th Partner

The Business Growth Hub is celebrating signing its 100th partner, Regionplus North West which joins its world class business network.

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August 15th, 2012

Barrow in Furness to receive Coastal Communities Funding

Barrow in Furness are included in the six seaside projects that will create new jobs and local enterprises in coastal town development.

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August 15th, 2012

Statement from Sir Richard Branson, Founder Virgin Group

This statement has been issued by Sir Richard Branson, following the announcement to award the West Coast Mainline franchise to FirstGroup.

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August 15th, 2012

New operator for West Coast rail services

A new £5.5 billion franchise for rail services on the West Coast has been announced by the Department of Transport.

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August 14th, 2012

Fleet of Tall Ships to sail into Liverpool

A fleet of tall ships will sail into Liverpool later this month as the city plays host to the innaugural Irish Sea Tall Ships Regatta.

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August 14th, 2012

Virgin Trains plays its part in 2012 Games success

Virgin Trains is proud to have played its part in helping Briatin deliver a fantastic 2012 Games experience.

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