09 January 2024
The railway will connect Oxford to Cambridge via new stations at Cambourne and Tempsford, near St Neots.
15 December 2023
National Audit Office also reveals full electrification will cost £1bn.
05 August 2023
Beth West said the £5bn route is not just a railway but an ‘economic project’.
30 June 2023
Campaigners made their feelings clear at drop-in events.
05 June 2023
Four-platform rail link on Cambridge Biomedical Campus expects to handle 1.8m passengers a year.
26 May 2023
But East West Railway Co admits northern route would be cheaper and less environmentally damaging
03 April 2023
It calculates that 300 buses per hour would be needed under GCP plans - but says phase one of light rail could be delivered for £600m.
15 March 2023
The government has also announced funding relating to growth around new stations.
13 January 2023
More homes than currently exist in the whole of Cambridge could be built in the area by 2041 under a revised housing blueprint put forward.
02 January 2023
There is still uncertainty over the final route.
30 December 2022
A new £184million Cambridge South railway station will be built after plans were approved by the Department for Transport.
17 November 2022
There had been doubts over the Bedford-Cambridge section.
12 October 2022
Campaigners brought a white elephant to the event.
12 October 2022
Residents are reminded that a face-to-face meeting with representatives from East West Rail is set to take place today (Wednesday, October 12).
07 October 2022
Buses alone ‘not the full answer for city’ says Cllr Lucy Nethsingha.
29 September 2022
The PM said that not building these projects fast enough was ‘one of these reasons for our sluggish economic growth’.
23 September 2022
Peter Blake’s comments will fuel further speculation over the future of the £5bn scheme.
26 August 2022
An embankment dubbed the ‘Great Wall’ could be scrapped after a huge backlash from campaigners, residents and politicians.
16 August 2022
Hannah Staunton responds to those who questioned the case for the Oxford-Cambridge line.
08 August 2022
A cancelled face-to-face meeting with representatives from East West Rail has been rescheduled to take place next month.