Sardine special: Manchester makes most-crowded train list TWICE as rail operators squeezed over conditions
Fire engulfs lorry carrying 20 tonnes of pet food on M61 – motorists stranded as motorway near Bolton closed
Christmas shutdown: Rail services grind to a halt in Manchester Piccadilly and Victoria... hello replacement buses
Man trapped under Manchester-bound train for hour as passengers told to look away from 'graphic scene'
'Opened like a can opener': Piccadilly to Eccles Metrolink tram collides with van carrying five-foot industrial saw