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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 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 [...]

Oct 31, 2017

Combined Authority agrees £6.5m investment

2017-10-31T16:50:08+00:00 October 31st, 2017|

The West of England Combined Authority will invest £6.5m to kick-start a series of major schemes aimed at getting the region moving, and securing more homes and jobs for local people. The decision to invest [...]

Oct 31, 2017

£4m skills investment moves a step closer

2017-10-31T17:01:07+00:00 October 31st, 2017|

A new programme to help improve skills and opportunities for up to 3,000 adults moved a step closer today (October 30) at the West of England Combined Authority meeting. The £4 million innovation pilot, announced [...]

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