Tag : transport for the north
Next steps for the North's £70bn transport planSubscription
Transport for the North’s (TfN) senior strategy officer has laid out the next steps for its £70bn transport plan after industry leaders gave it the green light.
Transport for the North (TfN) has published its final £70bn strategic transport plan (STP) and investment programme in which it sets out its “ambitious vision” to transform the North’s economy over the next 30 years.
Bradford South MP Judith Cummins has called on Transport for the North (TfN) to include a stop at Bradford when it submits its proposals for Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) to the government.
New upgrade plans announced for Leeds railway station include installing a transparent roof.
Construction of the Northern Powerhouse Rail line could begin as soon as 2020, it has been revealed.
NIC chair claims HS2 needs £43bn extra funding Subscription
Transport projects around the country need an additional £43bn more funding by 2040 to be able to realise the benefits of High Speed 2 (HS2), National Infrastructure Commission chair Sir John Armitt has said.
Leaders across the north of England have called on the government to bring forward the delivery of Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) and “significantly” increase funding to £100bn by 2050.
Calls for TfN to take over trans-Pennine worksSubscription
The Northern Powerhouse Partnership has called for Transport for the North (TfN) to take over the trans-Pennine route upgrade.
Council for the North established Subscription
A Council for the North has been formed to prepare the region for Britain’s departure from the European Union.
Transport for the North’s (TfN) strategy director has revealed an alternative plan for the electrification of the Trans-Pennine line.