Home > News

News

The latest news from the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority:

Viewing entries posted in September 2019

news logo

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough partners have come together to support former Thomas Cook employees

30 September 2019

Since the announcement on 23 September that Thomas Cook has entered compulsory liquidation, Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority partners have been working together to provide support for former employees.

Read more

news logo

‘Soham Station will be a platform for better local rail services’

25 September 2019

Mayor James Palmer has said the delivery of Soham railway station will act as a platform for better, more regular rail services for the area it will serve.

Read more

Mayor and Esther McVey 2

Mayor Palmer updates housing minister on infrastructure plans

24 September 2019

Meeting Mayor James Palmer during her visit to Cambridgeshire yesterday, housing minister Esther McVey said she believed that successful development demanded  infrastructure be put into place before homes themselves are built.

Read more

news logo

Mayor James Palmer backs rapid delivery of Cambridgeshire Metro extension to Alconbury Weald to support growth ambition for the area

18 September 2019

Mayor James Palmer has said the extension of the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) to Alconbury Weald, to be delivered ahead of the rest of the CAM, will offer the public transport solution the rapidly developing site needs to thrive. 

Read more

news logo

Mayor’s bid to fast-track Soham rail station goes for green light

18 September 2019

Mayor James Palmer has given his full backing to a recommendation to fund and immediately start all the work necessary to build Soham Rail Station ahead of time.

Read more

news logo

Mayor James Palmer welcomes Swaffham Prior’s renewable energy progress

13 September 2019

Mayor James Palmer has welcomed the exciting steps forward made by a South Cambridgeshire village community’s attempts to achieve future energy security

Read more

news logo

New events announced for public to have say on Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s transport future

4 September 2019

Three new consultation events have been announced for members of the public to have their say on the future of the area's transport network to 2050.   The new events form part of the ongoing consultation for the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority’s developing Local Transport Plan (LTP) and will take...

Read more

news logo

Haverhill businesses multi-million funding boost welcomed

2 September 2019

Plans to bring jobs and employment to Haverhill Research Park and Enterprise Zone have been given a welcome multi-million cash boost.

Read more

'active travel' 100K Homes 2-platform 4-platform A10 A15 Accounts Adult Education adult learning AEB affordable homes Affordable housing AGM Agri-Tech Apprentices Armed Forces Covenant Audit and Governance Committee Ball Board bounceback Budget Bus bus reform bus service Bus survey Business business advice Business Board Business Bulletin Business Plan business recovery business resilience business support C-19 C0vid-19 C2C CAM Cambourne Cambridge Cambridge South Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro capital grants Careers Central Government Chatteris Chief Executive city centre Climate change Combined Authority Combined Authority Board community commuting connectivity Consultation contingency coronavirus courses Covid Covid-19 Covid-19 recovery CPIER Dame Kate Barker DCLG decision-making Digital digital connectivity East Cambridgeshire East-West Rail Economic Commission Economic growth economic recovery economy Education Ely employee employment employment skills Fenland Fenland District Council Fenland Regeneration Fenland stations Finance free advice funding furlough GCGP LEP GCP governance Government Greater Cambridge Growth Growth Fund Growth strategy homelessness homes Housing Housing Infrastructure Fund Housing strategy Housing summit Huntingdon Huntingdonshire Huntingdonshire District Council iMET Independent Climate Commission Independent Economic Commission Independent Economic Review information event Innovation Investment Inward Investment IRRP report Jobs King's Lynn LEP Lifting Lockdown lighting LIS littleport local businesses Local Enterprise Partnership local growth Local Industrial Strategy Local Transport Plan Lockdown Manea March March Consultation Market Towns Market Towns; Infrastructure; Jobs; Housing; economic development Martin Whiteley Masterplan Masterplan for Growth Masterplans Mayor Mayor James Palmer Mayor James Palmer. CAM Mayor's Ball mayor's blog Mayor's Forum mayoral mayoral blog medicine meetings Meldreth Metro MIPIM mobile connectivity. Connecting Cambridgeshire mobile coverage mobile phone coverage National Infrastructure Commission Network Rail new coronavirus New Homes new station notspot Notspots Peterborough Peterborough-Ipswich line phone support planning post-Covid public access public access wifi public consultation qualification Rail rail franchise rail improvements railway railway station Ramsey re-opening Recovery recruitment resilience retail retraining Sajid Javid Salary shared ownership shops Skills SOBC Soham Soham rail Soham re-connection Soham station South Cambridgeshire St Ives St Neots station Strategic Bus Review strategic Outline Business Case Strategy superfast broadband support survey Talent Portal Task Force tender Thomas Cook training transparency transport transport and infrastructure transport committee Travel and Infrastructure tunnels underground university for Peterborough University of Peterborough Upskilling US Conference for Mayors VE Day veterans virus webinars Whittlesea Whittlesea Station improvement works Whittlesey Wi-Fi Wisbech wisbech rail workforce Workforce development Yaxley £100k Homes