Major events and highway improvements

Keeping Greater Manchester moving

Improve your journey in 2021!

Welcome to TfGM’s travel advice pages.

Here you’ll find all the info to stay up to date with what’s happening and to help plan your journey.

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Impact map

This map will show both highway improvements and events taking place in central Manchester based on a time window. You can also filter down to see activities for the weeks ahead.

Highway improvements

A number of highway improvements are taking place in Greater Manchester at the moment and will continue throughout 2021.

Read our information on how you can limit the impact these have on your journey and the options which can save you time and money.

Major events this week

Lancashire Lightning v Notts Outlaws


Emirates Old Trafford - Notts Outlaws
Sunday 20 June 2021 from 2:30pm to 6:00pm
Impacted area(s)

Stretford, Old Trafford, A56 Chester Road, Altrincham Metrolink Line

Trams will be busy from 12.30pm until 2.30pm and again at the end of the match at around 5.30pm.

Supporters going to the event should use contactless for payments, it's the safe and easy way to pay. Just remember to touch in and out!