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Funding bid to unlock Cambridge Northern Fringe East development moves forward

21 March 2018

Government has today (Wednesday 21st March 2018) announced that a bid for £193m of Housing Infrastructure Funding (HIF) from the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority has taken an important step forward to co-development stage.

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Sustainable growth plans for area brought together for the first time with new investment planned

21 March 2018

A new Cambridgeshire and Peterborough strategy for housing, transport and sustainable economic growth has been prepared as an important step towards achieving the Combined Authority’s ambition to deliver over 100,000 new homes and 90,000 new jobs by 2036.

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Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority to consider plans to invest £5.5m in ‘outstanding’ digital and mobile connectivity countywide

21 March 2018

Cambridge and Peterborough Combined Authority will discuss plans to invest up to £5.5m to ensure the county has outstanding digital connectivity - including tackling poor mobile phone coverage – at its board meeting at the end of March.

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Mayor welcomes £4m funding boost to future proof fibre networks

14 March 2018

The Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has welcomed the Chancellor's commitment to provide up to £4m Government funding to help to bring full fibre broadband connectivity - capable of gigabit speeds of over 1000Mbps – to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Cambridge tops the FDi Awards in MIPIM

13 March 2018

Cambridge has been ranked the number one Small City in Europe at the fDi’s European Cities and Regions of the Future 2018/19 ceremony, held today (Tuesday 13th March) at the international property show, MIPIM, in Cannes.

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A10 dualling to pick up pace with Combined Authority investment

22 February 2018

A £350,000 boost towards the dualling of the A10 could help the scheme move one step closer next week, if the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority Board (CPCA) give the green light to release funding to move the scheme forwards.

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Mayor hopeful for Cambridgeshire-Boston trade agreement following US Mayors Conference

9 February 2018

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Funding for two major projects welcomed

1 February 2018

Almost £11 million will be invested in the local area to unlock vital housing sites thanks to new Government funding.

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Cambridge autonomous metro moves one step further

31 January 2018

Cambridgeshire is one step closer to having an autonomous metro system now that the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority have given the go ahead for the next stage of development at today's Board meeting.

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St Neots Masterplan Working Group gets to work

23 January 2018

St Neots deserves more, can do more and could benefit from £5.8million pounds of new investment!

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