Northern Powerhouse Conference: North West airports ‘need improvement before Heathrow expansion’

Airports in the North West must improved before the region can benefit from the proposed Heathrow expansion, according to a senior figure in the aviation industry. Tim Hawkins, corporate affairs director at Manchester Airports Group, believes better air connectivity for Manchester is essential to reap the rewards of a third runway ... Read More...

Peel Ports named Seaport of the Year

Peel Ports has been named as Seaport of the Year at the North of England Transport Awards in Manchester. Peel’s Liverpool2 container terminal project was central to the win with judges acknowledging the “significant supply chain opportunities the new terminal will open up across the North”. The £400 million terminal, which opened ... Read More...