This section lists the various reports of studies
made by or on behalf of the TravelWatch NW. other
documents issued by TravelWatch NW. [Note (assuming that
you are using Internet Explorer) - if you want to download
a report rather than open it, use your right mouse button
on the link, and use the "Save Target As .." option]. Note
that the use of Adobe Acrobat 6.0 or above is
The North West's 'Weakest
Link' Rail Stations, February 2010 [44
pages, 1.05 MB]. Note that this version has poor quality
photographs. A version with good quality photos is 9MB,
and is available on request to the secretary at the
E-mail address on the left.
Air Passengers & Public
Transport - A report based on surveys of
passengers using airports in the North West [PdF file,
550kB, 33 pages]. There are also two XLS files which
represent Appendix 4 of the report: they are the results
and analysis of the surveys at Manchester
and Liverpool Airports.
[These files are 53 & 60kB].
Rural Transport Funding.
A report issued in August 2006 on the need for good
public transport in rural areas, and the problems of
funding it, with examples of services withdrawn due to
lack of funds. [PdF file, 218kB, 22 pages].
Rail Replacement Buses,
report issued in April 2006 (final version summarised
in next) [PDF file, 166kB, 28 pages]
Disrupted Rail Journeys,
report on the effects of engineering work [PDF file, 992
kB, 22 pages]. This report has been produced with
the aid of financial support from the NW Regional
The Key Bus Corridors Study,
Jan 2006 (commissioned by the NWRA) [PDF file, 326kB, 24
pages + Map]