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Mayor urges new Transport team to revoke Ely North ‘mistake’

30 October 2019

Transport ministers have been warned by Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough James Palmer to rethink the decision to let improving North Ely junction slip down the Government’s priorities – or risk setting back work on several major infrastructure projects in the region.

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Combined Authority Board approves spend from quarter million fund for innovative affordable housing schemes

30 October 2019

The Combined Authority has today approved funding for a new dedicated team tasked with establishing Community Land Trusts to strengthen communities and deliver affordable housing across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

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Public to have say on Cambridgeshire and Peterborough radical bus reform

29 October 2019

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority is to launch a public survey on bus services as part of an ongoing radical reform of its bus network.

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Combined Authority cash for five affordable Meldreth homes

10 October 2019

Five affordable homes for Meldreth people could be completed this time next year, thanks to a grant of £215,000 from the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority. 

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Mayor calls for Cambridge South station action now

8 October 2019

‘We cannot wait for East-West Rail’ – Mayor calls for Cambridge South station action now

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‘We cannot wait for East-West Rail’ – Mayor calls for Cambridge South station action now

8 October 2019

The Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough James Palmer has said that a train station at Cambridge South must be delivered locally, with very little chance of it arriving by 2027 as part of the Government’s East West Rail plans.

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New 'Dragons Den' panel to allocate £50 million of funding to local businesses

1 October 2019

A new 'Dragons' Den' style panel including Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough James Palmer has been set up to hear pitches from local organisations for funding to help continued local economic growth.

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