10 steps to revitalising Stretford town centre

Stretford Mall, Stretford Arndale, The Precinct, whatever you call it; Stretford Town Centre has been on a steady decline for some time now. After years of waiting for the old Tory Trafford Council to take action and nothing happening, it was great to see some recent good news on this from the now Labour-controlled council. Continue reading “10 steps to revitalising Stretford town centre”

Progress on the Metrolink Trafford Park Line – July 2019

It’s been a while since I’ve done an update on the Metrolink Trafford Park Line (TPL). I’ve generally avoided the area since work started on the TPL, as it’s been such a pain to cycle around there. It’s also not particularly safe or pleasant to cycle with the kids now, which is a shame as it used to be a relatively good way to get to Salford Quays. Continue reading “Progress on the Metrolink Trafford Park Line – July 2019”

Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – March 2019

Another quick update on the Stretford Cycleway in March 2019, following previous updates:

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Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Mid January 2019

Another quick update on the Stretford Cycleway mid January, following previous updates:

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Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Mid November 2018 (Part 3)

Work on the Stretford Cycleway isn’t just limited to what’s been carried out on Talbot Road and Stretford Road. There’s a number of upcoming schemes which will enhance what’s been done, to make the route safer and more attractive to use. Continue reading “Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Mid November 2018 (Part 3)”

Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Mid November 2018 (Part 1)

This is part 1 in an update on the Stretford Cycleway mid November, following previous updates:

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Trafford Civic Quarter Masterplan

Well, what a difference a year makes. This time in 2017 we were in the middle of the highly divisive UA92 and Refreshed Stretford Masterplan consultation. Since then, the 2018 local elections brought a change of executive at Trafford Council, plans for Turn Moss were scrapped and we’ve started to see a different approach from the council in regards to development in Stretford.

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Progress on the Stretford Cycleway – Mid September 2018

A quick update on the Stretford Cycleway mid September, following previous updates:

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