Tag : Northern Powerhouse Rail
Northern Powerhouse Rail set for autumn decisionSubscription
The £39bn Northern Powerhouse Rail project will be a priority focus in a crucial review of government spending over the next five years, the chancellor has said.
The chief executive of Everton Football Club will chair a commission set up to develop plans for a new £6bn railway station in Liverpool.
Implementing Northern Powerhouse Rail could unlock the potential for a metro-style service between Leeds and Bradford by upgrading existing lines, according to Bradford District Council.
Fears HS2 northern section will be slowed down Subscription
A senior Yorkshire local government leader has expressed fears that the northern section of High Speed 2 (HS2) will be designed for a lower line speed.
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.
Transport for the North (TfN) is planning to deliver its £35bn
Transport bosses have called on the rail industry to make the business case for the northern half of High Speed 2 (HS2).
Construction of the Northern Powerhouse Rail line could begin as soon as 2020, it has been revealed.
Jeremy Corbyn has reiterated Labour’s pledge to commit at least £10bn to the proposed Northern Powerhouse Rail project.
Businesses have demanded the creation of a cross-Whitehall panel to ensure megaprojects such as Crossrail 2 and