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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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Mayor gets unanimous Board go-ahead for Market Town multi-million giveaway

3 June 2020

The Board of the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority today unanimously approved triggering the process through which eleven market towns can bid for millions of pounds to help them build the future they want.

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Mayor’s Masterplan: £13.1 million for eleven Market Town makeovers

1 June 2020

Mayor James Palmer will this week ask the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board to trigger the process by which the region’s market towns can apply for millions of pounds to help them unlock opportunity and shape their own future.

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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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New Business Board chair has task of driving region’s new industrial plan

9 August 2019

A new Business Board chair today takes charge of pushing forward the first ever Local Industrial Strategy – LIS - for Cambridgeshire & Peterborough which was launched last month.   

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Sixteen affordable homes completed in Littleport

1 February 2019

A development of 16 homes to help local people who struggle to find long term affordable housing has been completed in Littleport. 

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Plans for a new 'business board' unveiled

20 December 2017

A proposal to create a more effective model where businesses and the public sector work in partnership for the good of the region has been announced by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) today.

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LEP announces new Interim Chief Executive

14 November 2017

The Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP has announced its new Interim Chief Executive following a decision made by the LEP Board last Tuesday.

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Combined Authority to provide leadership on review of local growth governance

28 September 2017

“It is important that we provide leadership and act urgently and decisively to restore trust, including that of the wider business community and central Government” said James Palmer, Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough today, in a letter to the GCGP Local Enterprise Partnership after it was revealed that Central Government is withholding growth funding secured for the area whilst the National Audit Office undertakes an investigation into the LEP.

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