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Access all areas: Mayor’s trailblazing summit to bring better mobile phone coverage

16 December 2019

Mayor James Palmer recently convened a trailblazing summit bringing Mobile UK and the four Mobile Network Operators (EE, O2, Three, and Vodafone) together with business leaders and local councillors to achieve progress by collaborative action.  

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Just one week left on public survey of bus network

9 December 2019

Thousands of residents across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough have responded to an open survey of its bus services, with just under one week left to go.The public survey on the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough bus network is currently live and will close on 15th December.   So far nearly 4,000 people have responded...

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Bus Reform Taskforce meet for the first time

3 December 2019

The bus reform task force met today for the first time to agree next steps for the ongoing strategic review of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough bus services.The inaugural meeting of the bus reform task force brought together representatives from across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough along with bus transport experts with knowledge and...

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Mayoral Combined Authority unanimously approves independent Commission on Climate Change

29 November 2019

In a unanimous vote, Mayor James Palmer received full backing from the Combined Authority Board to push forward with setting up an independent Commission on Climate Change.

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Affordable Housing funded for South Cambs

28 November 2019

An opportunity to create more affordable housing in South Cambridgeshire was approved by the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board at their meeting yesterday.

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Consultation on CPCA Draft Budget 2020/21

28 November 2019

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority's Draft Budget for 2020/21 and medium-term financial plan was approved for consultation purposes at the Combined Authority Board meeting held on Wednesday 27th November 2019.

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Combined Authority Board approves funding for A605 in Peterborough

28 November 2019

Plans for improvements to the A605 in Peterborough took a leap forward yesterday when the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board agreed to provide further funding of £795,000 to progress construction.

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Mayoral team hears how St Neots Masterplan is moving ahead

20 November 2019

Led by Mayor James Palmer, a team of officers from the Combined Authority visited St Neots to discuss the latest steps towards delivery of the town’s Masterplan. 

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Combined Authority seals deal for Network Rail to build Soham station

6 November 2019

A new station to reconnect Soham with the rail network will improve economic growth, jobs and investment in the area, and give Soham people freedom of travel from their doorstep for the first time since the old station was axed in 1965.

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Join forces to support our armed services 365 days a year urges metro Mayor

5 November 2019

 In the run-up to Remembrance Sunday, Mayor James Palmer is calling on local businesses to follow his lead, and that of local Cambridgeshire & Peterborough councils, in signing the Armed Forces Covenant – a pledge to ensure veterans, and those still in uniform, are treated with the fairness their service and sacrifice deserves.

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