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BUDGET | Northern Powerhouse Rail gets £37m boost

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Charlie Schouten

A matter of days after the Government agreed a £350m short-term loan to London’s delayed Crossrail project, the Chancellor’s Budget has earmarked £37m towards supporting the development of Northern Powerhouse Rail.

Blackpool Airport EZ Masterplan

Blackpool to mull ways forward for airport

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Airport consultancy York Aviation has made a number of recommendations for investment in infrastructure, operations and management of Blackpool Airport, with the return of commercial services to holiday destinations virtually ruled out.

Stockport Exchange November 2018

Plans in for Stockport Interchange

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Following a public consultation this summer, Transport for Greater Manchester has submitted a planning application for its mixed-use redevelopment of Stockport’s bus station.


Burnham: I don’t have power to get grip on transport

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Jessica Middleton-Pugh

Andy Burnham has announced a series of changes across Greater Manchester to ease congestion, but has admitted he doesn’t have the powers to make any meaningful impact on transport unless the Government gives him more control.