How Merseyrail dared to be different
Liverpool is different. And so is its very own rail network. None of the other city regions has a high tempo, heavy rail electric network quite like this.
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Of the four main constituent parts of the UK, only one of them saw bus use grow last year. It is the same one on track to having a smart and fully unified ticketing system across all forms of public transport, and which has also seen the use of its rail network double in 10 years. That’s Northern Ireland, where after decades of being sidelined as car dependency took hold, public transport is back.