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Join us at this informative breakfast event on 19 September from 8.30am to 10.30am.

Kindly hosted by Transport for North, we’ll contrast long term plans for the region with local development and delivery. We’ve everything from 30 year plans to the challenges of expanding tram capacity and providing better services in Manchester.

This event will showcase the long term future of rail in the North of England, with a presentation from Tim Wood the Transport for the North Rail Director for NPR. This will then be followed by an insight into the development of local transport plans with a presentation from Transport for Greater Manchester. Finally, Metrolink will tell us about their exciting local expansion plans in the city. There’s something for everyone – regional, city region and local!

Come along and meet other people from the region’s transport community. There’ll be refreshments and opportunity for networking.

Places at this event are limited due to the size of the room. Please register below and we will email you with confirmation of your place.

We can accommodate up to 40 people and would like to have a wait list if we get more interest than this.

Registration will close on Thursday 12th September at 1700.


  • 08:15
    Registration opens
  • 08:30
    Event commences - talks on Northern Powerhouse Rail and TfGM, including time for questions
  • 10:30

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