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Mayor Palmer says non-alignment of C2C scheme an example of need for ‘One CAM’ approach to delivery

30 June 2020

Mayor James Palmer has said findings which show the Greater Cambridge Partnership’s current Cambourne to Cambridge (C2C) busway scheme does not align with plans for the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) is more evidence of the need for a joined-up approach.

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Mayor's Blog: Lockdown Lift-Off!

16 June 2020

Remember Narnia, where it was always winter and never Christmas?  Then the White Witch was defeated and the whole world bustled back to life, full of the joys of spring.

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Mayor welcomes GCP rethink on C2C

16 June 2020

James Palmer, Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough, today welcomed the decision by Greater Cambridge Partnership to rethink their C2C - Cambourne to Cambridge - busway project and to work with the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority to build a route that will genuinely form the first part of the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro.

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Mayor's Blog: A Tale of Two Cities - and Eleven Market Towns

9 June 2020

We could all do with a pandemic pick-me-up and June hit the ground running with terrific news from the Combined Authority Boardzoom.

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Metro advisers urge ‘One CAM’ over ‘slice-and-dice’ jigsaw

9 June 2020

In a key step towards bringing the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro - CAM – to life, the CAM Partnership Board has heard how unifying the projects in one streamlined plan would move all strands forward at the same time.

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Mayor's Blog: The Home Front

7 May 2020

Blackout, lockdown.I won’t be alone in seeing parallels between the war in Europe that ended this week 75 years ago and the national emergency we’re facing today – a common enemy, a community-first attitude, compliance with irksome but life-saving rules, death and self-sacrifice on all Fronts, and many heroes emerging. 

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Mayor's Blog: Fools Rush Out

24 April 2020

It’s disappointing that we must grit our teeth for a few more weeks in solitary, but we’re using that time well to make plans for the Recovery.

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Mayor sets up Covid-19 ‘think-tank’ for Cambridgeshire business resilience

9 April 2020

Meeting for the first time today, a new Covid-19 leadership group set up by Mayor James Palmer laid out a hard-hitting agenda to help the region keep its businesses going until the emergency is passed.

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Mayor's Blog: Life v Lifestyle

9 April 2020

They used to say that a week is a long time in politics, but this April, none of us can take a day for granted.

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Mayor's Blog: Home Alone - Together

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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