North on track to emulate Transport for London model

TRANSPORT for the North (TfN) was created a year ago as a critical part of the Northern Powerhouse agenda, with the former chief executive of Merseytravel David Brown taking the helm at the end of last year.

It recognises that cities with robust and efficient transport connections are more attractive places to do business, and are better positioned to access and attract the skilled workers and investment required for growth.
The plan is that the UK's northern cities will benefit from the same kind of ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...