Consultants have reported that the economic and social business case is well proven for the restoring rail services on the Middlewich line. Unfortunately, initial work has highlighted challenges serving the line of the preferred route serving Altrincham and Crewe. The current proposal would see trains from Manchester-Preston via Sandbach, Middlewich and Warrington. Work is now underway to develop the Strategic Outline Business Case.
Source: Mid-Cheshire Rail Link Campaign Facebook Group