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Central Cambridge at major flood risk by 2050, warn Greens

Central Cambridge at major flood risk by 2050, warn Greens

Central Cambridge at major flood risk by 2050, warn Greens

They have laid down a challenge to the Independent Commission on Climate, set up by Combined Authority mayor James Palmer,


Electric bike hire scheme to launch in Cambridge and Peterborough in January

Electric bike hire scheme to launch in Cambridge and Peterborough in January

Electric bike hire scheme to launch in Cambridge and Peterborough in January

The Combined Authority and Voi Technology have also revealed details of how many have used their e-scooter scheme.

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Progress on Cambridge to Cambourne busway to resume... but with no preferred route

Progress on Cambridge to Cambourne busway to resume... but with no preferred route

Progress on Cambridge to Cambourne busway to resume... but with no preferred route

The GCP is planning to carry out an audit into the ‘assumptions and constraints' that led to the elimination of other routes.


‘£2,667-a-day’ salaries of Cambridgeshire metro directors questioned

‘£2,667-a-day’ salaries of Cambridgeshire metro directors questioned

‘£2,667-a-day’ salaries of Cambridgeshire metro directors questioned

They will be paid £40,000 a year for a minimum of 15 days work.

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Mayor’s alternative Cambourne to Cambridge busway scheme fails to secure backing of his own transport committee

Mayor’s alternative Cambourne to Cambridge busway scheme fails to secure backing of his own transport committee

Mayor’s alternative Cambourne to Cambridge busway scheme fails to secure backing of his own transport committee

The GCP’s Aidan Van de Weyer claims James Palmer ‘bungled’ the proposals.

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Cambridge roundabout plans on hold following financial concerns

Cambridge roundabout plans on hold following financial concerns

Cambridge roundabout plans on hold following financial concerns

A review found all the options for the Coldhams Lane junction would take the project significantly over budget.


20p-a-minute e-scooter trial launches in Cambridge with ‘geofenced’ area and Covid safety measures

20p-a-minute e-scooter trial launches in Cambridge with ‘geofenced’ area and Covid safety measures

20p-a-minute e-scooter trial launches in Cambridge with ‘geofenced’ area and Covid safety measures

The Combined Authority is working with operator Voi on the scheme.

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Transparency and oversight of Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro project questioned

Transparency and oversight of Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro project questioned

Transparency and oversight of Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro project questioned

The £2bn project needs proper scrutiny, councillors have warned.

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Tunnelling expert Lord Robert Mair says metro will be pioneering as he is lined up to chair delivery company

Tunnelling expert Lord Robert Mair says metro will be pioneering as he is lined up to chair delivery company

Tunnelling expert Lord Robert Mair says metro will be pioneering as he is lined up to chair delivery company

The renowned Cambridge-born civil engineer has been involved in London’s Jubilee Line Extension, HS1 and Crossrail, plus international metro projects.

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Combined Authority mayor James Palmer joins GCP board as government calls for closer working

Combined Authority mayor James Palmer joins GCP board as government calls for closer working

Combined Authority mayor James Palmer joins GCP board as government calls for closer working

Ministers have called for the two bodies to collaborate over transport plans.


Two new bus services between Cambourne and Cambridge announced

Two new bus services between Cambourne and Cambridge announced

Two new bus services between Cambourne and Cambridge announced

They will serve sites including Addenbrooke’s and Cambridge Biomedical Campus, the Science Park and Cambridge Regional College.


Former Crossrail chief executive Simon Wright to advise on £2bn Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro

Former Crossrail chief executive Simon Wright to advise on £2bn Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro

Former Crossrail chief executive Simon Wright to advise on £2bn Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro

He also worked on the Olympic Park, Euston Station redevelopment and is advising on the House of Parliament revamp.

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