North west news
Campaigning news from the North west
Live in or around Bolton and travel by bus frequently? Join us at a 'Swap with me' event with First Bus in Bolton on 19 April to have the change to talk to drivers and share your experiences of travelling by bus. Places to attend are allocated on a first come first served basis so book your place today!
Over the last few weeks, campaigners from across the North West have been meeting with their prospective parliamentary candidates to discuss local services for blind and partially sighted people in their constituencies.
As you may be aware, the Government is currently undertaking a tender process to appoint new operators to run two rail services, Transpennine Express and Northern Rail from late 2015 onwards. We want to hear your experiences of the current services and what improvements you would like to see in any new service provision.
Manchester City Council and Transport for Greater Manchester are in the process of developing the busy Oxford Road area in the centre of the city.
Mike Tupper is a volunteer campaigner in the North West. With PLACE assessments just kicking off; he shared his thoughts and experiences of PLACE and why you should get involved.