Tim’s Blog

Tim’s Blog 2018-08-09T09:41:07+00:00

June 2018

Great news for our region that Bristol has been shortlisted to become Channel 4’s national headquarters or one of its two new Creative Hubs. Our Invest Bristol and Bath team has worked incredibly hard [...]

June 14th, 2018|

May 2018

It’s a year since I was elected as the West of England’s first Mayor. My role is new, and it’s different. Heading up the West of England Combined Authority (WECA), I’m here to look [...]

May 1st, 2018|

December 2017

I, like many others, take some time to reflect at this time of year. It has been a big year for me and I was, and still am, incredibly proud and humbled to have been [...]

December 20th, 2017|

November 2017

It’s been a very busy few months. As well as my work here in the region, I’ve been travelling across the country, promoting the West of England and building new partnerships to help us on [...]

November 8th, 2017|

August 2017

My first 100 days as West of England Mayor have been fascinating. I have met and discussed challenges and priorities with key partners – including our constituent councils, central Government, business, transport and housing providers, [...]

August 16th, 2017|

July 2017

Here in the West of England we already have an international reputation for innovation and we must build on this, so over the past few weeks I’ve visited, and been impressed by, a number of [...]

July 13th, 2017|
Tim Bowles
Tim BowlesMayor of the West of England Combined Authority

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