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BUS Station Concourse Improvements Will Be Just The Ticket

THE main concourse at Buchanan Bus Station in Glasgow is to be given a makeover as part of a £580,000 refurbishment contract. Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has approved the project which includes de-cluttering the area to improve passenger flow and the...

MILESTONE Reached In Queen Street Station Transformation

THE transformation of Glasgow Queen Street station is continuing as engineers start to build the steel skeleton of the new expanded concourse. The project team has now completed the installation of the west truss –- the first major piece of the steel structure that...

SEVENTY-Five More New Buses Announced By First Glasgow

FIRST Glasgow is to invest millions in more ultra-low emission vehicles, with additional funding being granted from the Scottish Green Bus Fund. Another 75 new bus are being bought for Glasgow in 2019, through £16.35million investment from First Bus and £400,000 from...

NEW Glasgow To Edinburgh Train Route Among Rail Improvements

SCOTRAIL have announced improvements to services in and out of Glasgow, including a new one to Edinburgh. The additional route to the Capital will run half-hourly via Cumbernauld and Falkirk Grahamston from Glasgow Queen Street High Level. It will start in December...

GLASGOW’S New Subway Trains On Show At Trade Fair

STRATHCLYDE Partnership for Transport (SPT) has unveiled new open-plan subway trains due to be in service in Glasgow from 2020, with an entirely staffless service operating the following year. The first of a fleet of 17 trains built by Swiss consortium Stadler...

CONSTRUCTION Starting On New Robroyston Rail Station

WORK has started on the new Robroyston railway station, which will serve a development of 1,600 homes in the north east of Glasgow.  Located between Stepps and Springburn on the Glasgow to Cumbernauld line, the unstaffed station will include step-free platform access,...

ALL Aboard As Partick Bus Station Improvements Are Completed

WORK on the redevelopment of Partick Bus Station is complete, with the first buses due to use the improved facility on Sunday 2 September. The £2.5million refurbishment includes an increase in the number of bus stances accompanied by improved waiting areas for...

PASSENGERS Advised Of Changed Access At Queen Street Station

THERE will be changes to the way passengers enter and exit Glasgow Queen Street station from Saturday 21 July as redevelopment continues at the site. Direct access to Low Level services from Dundas Street will close and be replaced with a temporary walkway via...

PIONEERING Electric Bus Trial In Glasgow By McGill’s

MCGILL'S Buses is trying out a zero local-emission bus on its busy 38 route into Glasgow City Centre. The electric bus is built by Yutong, China’s largest bus and coach manufacturer, and McGill’s partnered with its sole UK and Ireland distributor, Pelican Engineering,...

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