Monthly Archives: November 2017

Nov 08, 2017

Heathrow hub bid takes a step forward

2017-11-08T15:46:46+00:00 November 8th, 2017|

A West of England bid to host a logistics hub in the region to serve Heathrow Airport’s expansion plans took a step forward today. From an initial 121 applications, 65 potential sites have been longlisted, [...]

Nov 08, 2017

November 2017

2017-11-08T09:39:10+00:00 November 8th, 2017|

It’s been a very busy few months. As well as my work here in the region, I’ve been travelling across the country, promoting the West of England and building new partnerships to help us on [...]

Nov 03, 2017

Joint committee agrees £35m investment

2017-11-03T10:56:24+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|

The West of England Joint Committee agreed to invest £35m into infrastructure projects when it met at The Guildhall in Bath on Monday October 30. The Joint Committee is the decision-making body for issues relating [...]

Nov 02, 2017

Mayor launches mentoring campaign

2017-11-03T10:23:30+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|

  West of England Mayor, Tim Bowles, took part in a mentoring session for young people as he launched a new ‘Unexpected Mentor’ campaign today (Thursday 2 November). The campaign, which aims to widen the appeal of [...]