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Mayor launches £2.3 million war chest for post-virus business

7 April 2020

Mayor James Palmer today launches a region-wide campaign urging companies caught in the grip of the pandemic to apply for Covid-19 grants to help them ‘build muscle’ for better times.

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Statement by Mayor James Palmer

24 March 2020

Today we face an unexpected new future and, in many ways, we all have to face it alone.

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MAYOR'S BLOG: Open for Business – but not Business as Usual

21 March 2020

Sign up for business updates from the Combined Authority here.

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Faster and direct bus services announced for Cambourne

6 March 2020

Today, the Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough announced plans for a number of initiatives for faster and direct bus services for Cambourne.   The Combined Authority will be exploring these initiatives with operators, funders and the local community.  These new bus services and better bus routes from Cambourne will go to key employment sites north and south of Cambridge city centre.

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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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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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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.

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Search on for brightest and best Business Board recruits to drive regional enterprise

28 August 2019

The Combined Authority is calling for new members to take their seat at Cambridgeshire & Peterborough’s top business table and spearhead putting the region’s first ever Local Industrial Strategy - LIS – into everyday action.

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Businesses in the Greater Cambridge and Greater Peterborough area to benefit from a £3.7 million skills training fund.

20 August 2019

Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Greater Cambridge & Greater Peterborough are urged to take advantage of a £3.7 million skills training fund to upskill their workforce.

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