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The ‘tube map for Greater Manchester’ that reveals the future of our transport network

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The ‘tube map for Greater Manchester’ that reveals the future of our transport network. Announcing plans to move forward with bus regulation, the mayor of Manchester reiterated his ambition for a ‘London-style’ system. Andy Burnham has unveiled a map showing how he wants the conurbation’s transport network to look by 2029. In a speech that […]

London transport fabrics over the decades

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London transport fabrics over the decades. As part of the Celebrating Britain’s Transport Textile project, London Transport Museum curator Georgia Morley has researched the hard wearing and distinctively-patterned fabrics that have covered Britain’s transport seating since the 1920s. Read More: https://www.theguardian.com/cities/gallery/2019/mar/12/london-transport-distinctive-fabrics-moquette-history-in-pictures

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