Transport for West Midlands - Articles and news items

Tackling anti-social behaviour on buses with live CCTV technology

Issue 2 2017  •  10 April 2017  •  Mark Babington, Safety & Security Manager at Transport for West Midlands (TfWM)

National Express West Midlands has installed 4G Ve motion CCTV units to its vehicles, helping Safer Travel police officers to target anti-social behaviour on buses in real-time. Mark Babington, Safety & Security Manager at Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), explores the benefits of the technology and speaks with some colleagues involved for their views.

Midland Metro passenger numbers soar after extension

Industry news  •  20 March 2017  •  Eurotransport Magazine

The number of people using the Midland Metro rose to record levels last year after the tram system was extended on to the streets of Birmingham city centre.