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Major review of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough economy launched today

8 January 2018

An independent economic commission, chaired by Dame Kate Barker and including other prominent experts in the fields of business, academia and economics, will undertake a major review of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough economy.

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Report backs A10 dualling between Ely and Cambridge

8 January 2018

A new report recommends a £500 million transport upgrade for travel between Ely and Cambridge- including dualling of the A10.

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Consultation: Draft Budget 2018/2019

21 December 2017

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority's Draft Budget for 2018/19 was approved for consultation purposes at the Combined Authority Board meeting held on Wednesday 20th December 2017.

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Plans for a new 'business board' unveiled

20 December 2017

A proposal to create a more effective model where businesses and the public sector work in partnership for the good of the region has been announced by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) today.

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Funding for strategic bus review confirmed

29 November 2017

£150,000 worth of funding towards a review of the current bus provision across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has been given the green light at today’s Combined Authority Board.

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Funding for strategic bus review to be agreed

24 November 2017

Funding towards a review of the current bus provision across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough will be discussed at the next Combined Authority Board on Wednesday 29th November.

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Cambridge South moves one step forward after budget announcement

22 November 2017

The confirmation of major Government investment into a new railway station for the south of Cambridge, as part of a wider east-west rail connectivity project, has been hailed by local partners as a ‘significant boost for the region’.

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Ground-breaking new deal could bring homes, jobs and infrastructure to our region

17 November 2017

A ground-breaking new deal between Whitehall and local leaders in one of the most economically-important parts of the country could add hundreds of billions of pounds to the national economy each year and lead to the first new towns in the UK for half a century, Lord Adonis said today.

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LEP announces new Interim Chief Executive

14 November 2017

The Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP has announced its new Interim Chief Executive following a decision made by the LEP Board last Tuesday.

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New Deputy Mayor of Combined Authority Announced

8 November 2017

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) have announced that Cllr Charles Roberts will become the new statutory Deputy Mayor.

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