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Christmas travel advice is stay local

Christmas travel advice is stay local

Stay local wherever possible is the message from Peninsula Transport this Christmas. The changes to the government rules and the new tiers announced at the weekend make it even more important to only travel if absolutely necessary. Cornwall is Tier 1 and Plymouth,...

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Government infrastructure spending welcomed

Government infrastructure spending welcomed

  The government commitment to spending on infrastructure and levelling up across the regions has been welcomed by Peninsula Transport at its Board meeting on 4 December. Chairman, Councillor Geoff Brown, said: “We warmly welcome the government’s commitment...

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Green light for A303 Stonehenge welcomed

Green light for A303 Stonehenge welcomed

  The decision by the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hons Grant Shapps MP, to give the green light to the package of road improvements on the A303 at Stonehenge has been welcomed by Peninsula Transport. The £1.7bn package of improvements include a two mile...

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£60M for North Devon link road welcomed

£60M for North Devon link road welcomed

  Peninsula Transport has welcomed the news that the government will provide £60M of funding for the North Devon Link Road. Drivers, businesses and residents in North Devon will soon benefit from a multi-million-pound road upgrade set to get underway this month...

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Strategic road corridors in SW Peninsula

Strategic road corridors in SW Peninsula

The Chair of Peninsula Transport, Geoff Brown, has written to the Secretary of State for Transport, Rt Hons Grant Shapps MP, to emphasise the importance of the strategic road corridors to provide consistent and reliable connections North/South via the M5 and A38 and...

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Board meeting 3 Sept held online

Board meeting 3 Sept held online

Due to the ongoing situation with Covid19 Peninsula Transport will hold its next Board meeting on 3 September as a virtual meeting. The virtual meeting will be open to the public and more information on how to access the meeting, the rules governing online meetings...

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New Study marks major milestone

New Study marks major milestone

A major milestone has been reached by Peninsula Transport with the publication, today, of the Economic Connectivity Study (ECS). The ECS provides a thorough study of the economic issues in the Peninsula and the strategic transport corridors which form the backbone of...

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National Bike week 6-14 June

National Bike week 6-14 June

Now is the time to get cycling in the Peninsula.    Large numbers of people have been getting out and about on their bikes to get their daily exercise via lockdown and yet more are now using their bike to get to work.   Peninsula Transport Chairman, Cllr Geoff Brown...

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