Metro development and operations in the West Midlands are in the worldwide spotlight after it was announced that the region’s expanding tram network has picked up eleven nominations from the judging panel of the 2021 Global Light Rail Awards. The awards, which are the industry’s highest profile ceremony, recognise the excellence of organisations in working […]
Residents in the West Midlands who have just gained a new job could benefit from free bus, tram and rail travel to work. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has teamed up with local transport operators to offer two four-week tickets free, then a third four-week ticket at a 50% discount from the standard price on selected bus, […]
Work to improve step-free access at two busy tram stops in the West Midlands has now been completed with successful upgrades to lifts at Bilston Central and Lodge Road. The lifts at both Bilston Central and Lodge Road are now fully operational again after essential work to provide a more reliable service for customers who […]
An eye-catching campaign has been launched to promote the many benefits of travelling using the Metro. Utilising colourful graphics, based around the letter M for Metro, the campaign aims to remind customers that the network provides a great way to get around the region following the lifting of Covid restrictions. It’s hoped that the campaign […]
West Midlands Metro is set to create more than 160 new jobs as it expands with new lines due to open or being constructed.
West Midlands Metro is urging customers to show consideration for others by continuing to wear a face covering, unless exempt under current rules.