TITLE

Metrolink go-ahead for East Didsbury and Ashton

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Modern Railways;Jul2009, Vol. 66 Issue 730, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the British Department for Transport to accelerate the construction of two Manchester Metrolink extensions to Ashton-under-Lyne and East Didsbury. Transport Secretary Geoff Hoon has agreed to spend £195 million in government funding and another £244 million which will come from local contributions for the project.
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43375012

 

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