Public quizzed on Tram Train plans

A PLANNED £5.4 million Tram Train stop at Magna has gone out to public consultation.

The scheme will include a park and ride for 100 to 150 vehicles at the Templeborough venue to improve connectivity between Parkgate, Rotherham and Sheffield.

Proposals include building two platforms at Magna with footbridge, lifts, lighting, CCTV and shelters.

Visit to have your say. Those without internet can pick up an information pack at Rotherham Interchange or call 01709 515151 to request a copy.

The funding is from the Government’s Transforming Cities Fund. SYPTE has contracted Network Rail to deliver the tram stop.