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Issue 40: Guidance and support for businesses ahead of the end of the UK/EU transition period and support for business leaders through a peer network programme

24 November 2020

There are now under 50 days until the end of the transition period and the current rules on trading with the EU will no longer apply.

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Mayor backs Fenland and East Cambridgeshire proposals for market town funding

24 November 2020

Mayor James Palmer will this week ask the Combined Authority Board to approve Combined Authority funding for a raft of imaginative projects for market towns in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire.

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority mastermind ‘Trojan Bus’ to help police catch bus vandals

20 November 2020

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, led by Mayor James Palmer, worked with Stagecoach and Cambridgeshire police to bring about the arrests of people vandalising buses in Cambridge, by masterminding the idea of a ‘Trojan Bus’, a normal bus running not in service containing plain clothes police offers, able to draw up...

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Five Non-Executive Directors for CAM delivery company recommended for appointment to drive forward pioneering transport scheme

19 November 2020

The appointment of the first five Non-Executive Directors of the dedicated delivery company for the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) will be recommended to the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board next week.

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Combined Authority progress report reaffirms commitment to economic recovery

18 November 2020

In a confident report on the progress into its Devolution Deal with government, the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority provides strong evidence to the November Board that it is delivering on its twenty five year mission to double to region’s economy and is working for economic recovery following the Covid pandemic. 

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Issue 39: Would you be interested in receiving tangible support through a peer networks programme?

17 November 2020

The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority is considering launching a pilot of the Peer Networks programme which is funded by Central Government to support businesses across our region.Sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, the Peer Networks programme has a vision to create interactive groups consisting of...

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Strong market response to CAM design challenge as innovative process moves to next phase

13 November 2020

A challenge to the market to provide bold and innovative concept design solutions which could be instrumental to the future delivery of the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) has passed to its next stage after receiving an encouraging first phase response.

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Planning permission granted for new ARU Peterborough development

13 November 2020

Peterborough City Council has approved plans for a new state-of-the-art building which will be the home of ARU Peterborough, the city’s new £30 million university.  

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Last chance for public to have their say on most pressing climate issues for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough – survey closes in five days

11 November 2020

Last chance for public to have their say on most pressing climate issues for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough – survey closes in five days

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Mill SciTech Park pre-planning application submitted

11 November 2020

A pre-planning application for the development of the Mill SciTech Park, on the Hauxton Mill site in South Cambridgeshire has been submitted by o2h Group.

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