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Plans for more West Mids Metro routes

Light Rail

Peter Plisner
05 October 2021
The West Midlands Metro network is set to be extended to Walsall
The West Midlands Metro network is set to be extended to Walsall


The West Midlands Metro network is set to expand further following plans for a £2bn investment programme. The West Midlands Combined Authority expects most of the money to come from the Government’s City Region Sustainable Transport Settlement fund (CRSTS) and Bus Services Improvement Plan fund.

Plans for more Metro routes would see trams reaching Walsall for the first time with further new lines in Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton. It’s part of a wide-ranging...

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