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Tim’s Blog 2020-03-24T13:20:54+00:00

Public transport and coronavirus

Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, our region’s public transport operators have been running at a much-reduced frequency, offering vital services for our key-workers and other essential journeys. I’m very grateful for the continued [...]

May 28th, 2020|

Supporting businesses through coronavirus

As the world settles into a temporary ‘new normal’, as we deal with COVID-19, I’ve been struck by how our region’s response to the virus really underlines our strengths in collaboration and supporting one another. [...]

April 23rd, 2020|

Tackling the impact of coronavirus

Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen enormous and rapid change to everything in our lives. In this blog, I just want to take stock of where we are and where we are going as [...]

April 9th, 2020|

Rail investments coming down the line

Being situated just a stone’s throw away from the station, I regularly see Intercity Express Trains going in and out of Temple Meads from the Combined Authority offices. It was only two and a half [...]

March 4th, 2020|

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Tim Bowles
Tim BowlesMayor of the West of England