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David Brown on achievements of the last year and TfN’s plans for 2017-18   |  Friday 14th April 2017

Following the publication of our new Business Plan and our Spring 2017 Update Report, TfN Chief Executive David Brown reflects on the achievements of the past year and looks ahead to 2017-18.

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Sub-national Transport Body status – what this means for Transport for the North   |  Friday 17th March 2017

John Cridland, Chair of Transport for the North explains the historical importance of our Statutory Transport Body status and what it means for the region.

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Digital Eye on Transport   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

The Northern Powerhouse Independent Economic Review, commissioned by TfN on behalf of northern partners, identified four prime capabilities which could drive transformational growth in the North’s economy. One of these four capabilities is Digital, so we decided to sit down with three Northern influencers in one of the fastest moving business sectors to ask their views on real-world connectivity. Here’s what they had to say.

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Focus on Sheffield   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

Connectivity is vital for growth, we will focus on key areas within the North of England which will form a key part of future economic growth. This month we’ll look at Sheffield City Region (SCR), a major Northern economy which will also provide a vital link between the North and the nation.

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What Does Tourism and Transport Mean to Cumbria?   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

It has long been acknowledged that investment in infrastructure and transport projects in Cumbria is critical to the wellbeing of the local economy and to the creation of a world class visitor destination to which we all aspire.

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The Future is Electric   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

Electric vehicles may still seem a distant future for many in the UK, but with government commitments to cutting emissions by 2050, we are looking at 60% of new car sales being ultra-low emissions or electric by 2030. Phil Blythe, Professor of Intelligent Transport Systems at Newcastle University and Chief Scientific Advisor, Department for Transport explains more.

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Small Medium Enterprise (SME) viewpoint   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

We ask small and medium sized businesses across the North West what improved transport links will mean for their business. We speak to Mark Bigley, Director of the Delivery Group, Lynsey Morrison, Finance Director of the Warrant Group and Dr Maurizio Bragagni, CEO Tratos UK.

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Connectivity to Fuel Growth   |  Thursday 1st December 2016

The goal of Transport for the North (TfN) is to create a world class transport system, a system that will better link up the individual cities and towns in the North, to allow them to function as a single economy and be stronger than the sum of their parts.

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