A TOTAL of £7.7million will be invested in Trafford’s pot-hole ravaged roads over the next 12 months. The funding is part of the Council’s new highways improvement programme for 2018-19, and will help to repair and maintain some of the borough’s 518 miles of roads. Gorse Hill Roads scheduled for the work include Chatsworth Road […]
Jim Taylor, chief executive of Salford City Council, will also hold the dual role of interim chief executive of Trafford Council until the end of the year. The appointment comes after the news last week of Theresa Grant resigning as Trafford chief executive, understood to be following the change in political leadership from Conservative to […]
After applying a scorched-earth policy to Trafford’s services, a leading conservative councillor has written that things were rosy when he left it. Despite Amey PLC, despite the rise in crime and reductions in police numbers, despite the appalling maintenance of our roads and pavements etc etc, Councillor Mike Whetton thinks we’re in great shape. http://www.messengernewspapers.co.uk/yoursay/letters/16319688.tories-have-left-trafford-in-great-financial-state/?ref=mc&lp=2
A thousand miles of safe cycling and walking routes are to be created in Greater Manchester after an Olympic gold medallist persuaded town hall bosses to spend as much on cyclists and pedestrians as Amsterdam and other cycling nirvanas. The network – named Beelines, in homage to Manchester’s civic symbol of the worker bee – […]
A second man has been charged in connection with a fatal collision in Trafford which claimed the life of a 19 year-old woman. Thomas Humphreys has been charged with aiding dangerous driving; dangerous driving; driving without insurance; and perverting the course of justice. https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/second-man-charged-connection-fatal-14830163
This month’s Mayor’s Question Time will be held in Trafford at Stretford Public Hall on Wednesday, June 27, 2018.
Do you have a question for Andy?