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Monthly Archives: June 2017

Jun 28, 2017

Funding boost for West of England transport projects

2017-08-16T12:37:41+01:00 June 28th, 2017|

A mix of large and small transport projects across the region got the go-ahead today (Wednesday 28 June) from the West of England Joint Committee. Projects worth more than £17m were approved and awarded funding...

Jun 28, 2017

Go-ahead for £8.7m skills boost funding

2017-08-16T12:39:29+01:00 June 28th, 2017|

Three projects to boost practical skills in the West of England got the go-ahead today. The Joint Committee agreed a total of £8.7m from the local growth fund towards new infrastructure aimed to help stimulate...

Jun 26, 2017

Mayor announces funding boost for school enterprise programme

2017-08-16T12:40:57+01:00 June 26th, 2017|

An initiative to ensure school students in the West of England get early and relevant careers advice and work experience has received a funding boost. On a visit to Mangotsfield School on Friday 23rd June,...

Jun 22, 2017

Mayor welcomes record job creation figures for the region

2017-08-16T12:42:19+01:00 June 22nd, 2017|

West of England Mayor, Tim Bowles, announced that a record 1,600 jobs were created in the region in 2016/17, thanks to targeted campaigning with domestic and foreign-owned investors by Invest Bristol & Bath. He made...

Jun 14, 2017

June 17

2019-05-24T15:12:16+01:00 June 14th, 2017|

Life has been something of a whirlwind since I was elected on May 4. I’ve met so many people and enjoyed discussing with them the challenges we face, and our ambitions for the future of...

Jun 09, 2017

28 June 2017 / West of England Joint Committee Meeting

2017-12-01T15:51:39+00:00 June 9th, 2017|

A meeting of the Joint West of England Committee was held on Date: Wednesday 28th June 2017 The Joint Committee will started at 11am at the rise of the WECA Committee Place: BAWA, 589 Southmead Road,...