With one fell swoop – well actually £6.3million from the Government – and suddenly all roads lead to Soham with the increased likelihood of more than 550 new homes now sooner than expected.
A key victory has been won in Lord Derby’s long-running battle to build 400 homes on Hatchfield Farm in Newmarket.
This morning my voting card arrived for the mayoral election in May.
The government and its spending watchdog have launched an investigation into the running of two major bodies responsible for millions of pounds worth of investment in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk.
Communities Secretary Sajid Javid refused to be drawn today on whether he supported MP Steve Barclay’s call for the chairman of the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to step aside pending an inquiry.
The Combined Authority for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is now an official body.