Midland Metro Extension Starts!!!

The expansion of the existing Wolverhampton to Birmingham Metro tram system has begun in extending the line from Snow Hill station to New Street station in central Birmingham. In a night time operation over five days in central Birmingham, the new Metro bridge over Great Charles Street Queensway (the important tributary of the Aston Expressway […]

Midland Metro Extension Gets Government Funding

The Department for Transport has today announced official approval for funding the Metro Extension between Snow Hill  and New Street stations. It is now expected that  the government will provide £82 million of the estimated total cost of £127 million. Further details of the approval have yet to emerge. The rest of the funding will come […]

The Future of the Midlands Metro

The future development of the Metro tram system is organised differently from the Snow Hill to Grand Central one which opened on 30 May 2016. Further extensions to the existing network will be of great benefit to  West Midlands folk and visitors and should encourage new business investment in the region.