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Midlands Connect agrees priorities for East Midlands Hub Station with Government

12/01/2018 - The set of priorities are designed to maximise the benefits of HS2


Midlands Connect Director to speak at one of Birmingham's largest business events

Midlands Connect Director to speak at one of Birmingham's largest business events

10/01/2018 - Big names in business will discuss development plans for the Midlands


Major Roads Consultation Could Transform Midlands Congestion Hotspots

Major Roads Consultation Could Transform Midlands Congestion Hotspots

23/12/2017 - Midlands Connect will respond to the Department for Transport's consultation in the New Year


Midlands Connect responds to Highways England Strategic Road Network Initial Report

Midlands Connect responds to Highways England Strategic Road Network Initial Report

13/12/2017 - We fully support the findings of this report, which says transformational investment schemes are needed to ensure effective integration with small and medium schemes.


Midlands Connect supports new West Midlands Railway franchise

Midlands Connect supports new West Midlands Railway franchise

11/12/2017 - The new franchise will bring "massive benefits"


Midlands Connect responds to government's rail strategy

Midlands Connect responds to government's rail strategy

29/11/2017 - Midlands Connect responds to government's rail strategy


Midlands Connect receives additional £6million to drive road and rail improvements

Midlands Connect receives additional £6million to drive road and rail improvements

22/11/2017 - In today’s Budget, the Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond has underlined the Government’s continuing commitment to Midlands Connect and the Midlands Engine with an additional £6million funding.


New £1.7 billion transport fund announced by Government

New £1.7 billion transport fund announced by Government

20/11/2017 - The Government has launched a £1.7 billion Transforming Cities Fund that will improve transport links and promote local growth within city regions


International Connectivity of the Midlands makes it one of the most exciting investment opportunities in Europe

International Connectivity of the Midlands makes it one of the most exciting investment opportunities in Europe

08/11/2017 - Launching a drive for closer working between the Midlands and China, the Communities Secretary has said the international connectivity of the Midlands makes it one of the most exciting investment opportunities in Europe


£1.6bn infrastructure investment at The Hub unveiled

£1.6bn infrastructure investment at The Hub unveiled

01/11/2017 - The vision to create a new urban quarter around the new HS2 Interchange Station in Solihull has been unveiled


Media contacts

Howard Hunt

Phone: 0121 214 7456 / 07384 249159

Email: howardhunt@midlandsconnect.uk

James Bovill

Phone: 0121 214 7944 / 07384 249164

Email: JamesBovill@midlandsconnect.uk