METROLINK services in Altrincham, Eccles and East Didsbury will be disrupted in April and May due to planned improvement works.

Services will be replaced by like-for-like buses on Saturday, April 5 and Sunday, April 13, and again on May 11.

Replacement buses will also be in place on April 19 and 20, and again on May 24 and 25.

The changes will allow for improvements to the signalling system and an expansion of Deansgate-Castlefield station.

For more information, visit, or call 0161 205 2000.