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Ashton Interchange steels itself for major construction milestone

25 March 2019
Ashton Interchange steels itself for major construction milestone

Tameside Council and transport leaders have marked an important milestone in the construction of Ashton’s new transport interchange, visiting the site to see the completion of its steel superstructure.

Cllr Brenda Warrington, Leader of Tameside Council and Councillor Warren Bray, Tameside’s Executive Member for Strategic Development and Highways visited the construction site last week to witness the latest progress of the £32.7m interchange project.

Due to open in spring 2020, the new interchange will provide a modern and accessible gateway to the town. Built on the site of the existing bus station on Wellington Road, it will allow passengers to easily change between different modes of transport, including bus, Metrolink, rail, walking and cycling

Read the full press release here.