Oldham and Saddleworth Bus Service Changes, Spring 2015: Local Services Slashed

Plus: some severance of links with Tameside and Saddleworth areas Off-peak cuts to 408 service; Frequency reductions for 402. 406, and 410/411 circular routes; 6pm curfew for 353 and 354 services; 64 curtailed to Higher Blackley, though replaced by new route. Whereas its neighbours in the Tameside area have been royally shafted, the government’s attack on hardworking…

Tameside and Glossop Bus Service Changes, Spring 2015: The Axemen Cameth

MCT and Stagecoach benefit from FirstGroup retreat Spring 2015 cuts confirmed: affected services running to similar timetable as Sunday services; FirstGroup lose evening services; Dukinfield’s Mancunian way, three return journeys on weekdays. Apart from the fact the scale of Spring 2015’s cutbacks had been anticipated, the biggest headlines should be reserved for the operator changes.