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Viewing entries posted in September 2020

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Manea car park gets thumbs-up from Fenland planners

17 September 2020

Fenland district councillors have given unanimous approval for a car park at Manea station, funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority, so that the much-needed project can now forge ahead.

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Mayor wins back ‘lifeline’ Fen services after train chiefs cave in

16 September 2020

In a surprise U-turn following a meeting with Mayor James Palmer, train operator CrossCountry has announced it is reinstating the stops at Manea and Whittlesea stations which it axed last week.   

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Mayor urges people to make journeys by bus and train as the region returns to school and work

10 September 2020

As we usher in a new season, it is great to see so many of us have returned to the office and children to school.

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Mayor says Covid must not be used as an excuse to cut Fenland ‘lifeline’ services

10 September 2020

The train operator Cross Country has decided to stop its services halting at Whittlesea, March and Manea, blaming a resource issue.   

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Mayor Palmer to take seat on GCP Board to secure breakthrough in joined-up CAM working

10 September 2020

Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough James Palmer has said he intends to take up a position as a non-voting member of Greater Cambridge Partnership’s (GCP) Executive Board, to help drive forward a joined-up ‘One CAM’ approach to delivering the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM).

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Kickstart Scheme opens for applications

4 September 2020

The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Growth Hub is helping to support local businesses to access the Government’s landmark Kickstart Scheme.

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More seats, more carriages, and longer trains for Fen Line passengers

1 September 2020

Over the August Bank Holiday, Network Rail completed the final section of infrastructure works on the £29 million upgrade of the rail line between Cambridge and King’s Lynn.  

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