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Transport strategy launched to power the Midlands Engine

09/03/2017 - Transport strategy launched to power the Midlands Engine


Sir John Peace welcomes granting of Royal Assent for HS2 Phase One

23/02/2017 - The chair of Midlands Connect welcomes a 'momentous day' for HS2 between the West Midlands and London


Midlands Connect makes final step before release of Transport Strategy for the Midlands

Midlands Connect makes final step before release of Transport Strategy for the Midlands

15/12/2016 - Midlands Connect makes final step before release of Transport Strategy for the Midlands


Philip Hammond awards Midlands Connect £5m in Autumn Statement

23/11/2016 - Cash an indication of Govt commitment to improving transport networks across the Midlands, says chairman.


Commitment to HS2 Phase Two a landmark moment, says Midlands Connect

Commitment to HS2 Phase Two a landmark moment, says Midlands Connect

16/11/2016 - Group welcomes the Government's announcement on its preferred route for the second phase of HS2.


Report shows how HS2 is already embedded in local plans for growth

01/11/2016 - Report shows how HS2 is already embedded in local plans for growth


Transport strategy to power Midlands Engine given £12 million boost by government

03/10/2016 - Three year funding deal for Midlands Connect announced at Conservative Party Conference


‘Good transport links vital to future prosperity through Midlands Engine’, Labour fringe event hears

30/09/2016 - Good transport links will play a vital part in the economic strategy aiming to bring thousands of jobs and billions of pounds of investment to the region, a Midlands Connect fringe event at this year’s Labour Party conference heard.


Transport Secretary Chris Grayling at Midlands Connect conference

21/07/2016 - Transport Secretary hears how road and rail schemes will kick start Midlands Engine


Midlands Connect welcomes Network Rail proposals for region’s railways

Midlands Connect welcomes Network Rail proposals for region’s railways

11/07/2016 - Midlands Connect welcomes Network Rail proposals for region’s railways


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