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Mayor joins first 8-car Fen Line train that doubles seats for Cambridge, Ely, Littleport and Waterbe

11 December 2020

Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough, James Palmer, today joined passengers between Cambridge and King’s Lynn at the launch of the new double-length service that will boost seats on Fen Line trains from this Sunday 13 December.

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Mayor James Palmer welcomes 400 free courses for adult leaders

11 December 2020

James Palmer, Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, has welcomed an announcement from the Department for Education confirming that tens of thousands of adults will be able to benefit from almost 400 free courses next year.

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AgriGrub's sustainable solution to food waste backed by the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority

11 December 2020

A Soham-based business that is pioneering a sustainable solution to food waste in the UK has been backed by a £62,000 grant from the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority's Eastern Agri-Tech Growth Initiative.

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Issue 41: Make sure you're ready for the end of the EU transition

11 December 2020

From 1 January 2021 business that deal with Europe will have to follow new rules on exports, imports, tariffs, data and hiring. If that's you, there's action that need sorting. To keep your business moving, check what you need to do at gov.uk/transition today.Changes for businesses and citizensYou need to act now if you're:

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Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority to launch Electric bikes in Cambridge and Peterborough from January

10 December 2020

From early January onwards, people in Cambridge and Peterborough city centres will be able to publicly hire electric bikes as they are rolled out by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority in collaboration with Voi Technology, the U.K.’s leading micro-mobility operator.  

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Groundbreaking ceremony marks start of ARU Peterborough construction work

8 December 2020

A ceremonial spade in the ground event has marked the start of construction of ARU Peterborough, the city’s new £30 million university.

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First £100K Homes to be offered at a discount of over a third of market value

7 December 2020

Market rate valuations on the first eight £100K Homes at Fordham, Cambridgeshire have revealed they were offered to buyers at a discount rate of 35%.The ground floor flats were valued at £150K and the first-floor flats at £155K but will be sold to the prospective first buyers at £100,000.

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District Councils open additional restrictions support grant schemes

4 December 2020

The six District Councils across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough are now accepting applications for their respective Additional Restrictions Support Grant schemes.

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2019-20 Combined Authority Final Statement of Accounts published

27 November 2020

The Combined Authority is required to prepare an annual Statement of Accounts by the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, in accordance with proper accounting practices.

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Combined Authority invest £710,000 to support the recovery of Cambridge city centre

27 November 2020

The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority have awarded a £710,000 Local Growth Fund grant to a partnership led by Cambridge City Council to support the recovery of Cambridge city centre from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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