Greater Cambridge Partnership

Greater Cambridge Partnership

The Greater Cambridge Partnership is the local delivery body for a City Deal with central Government, bringing powers and investment, worth up to £1 billion over 15 years, to vital improvements in infrastructure, supporting and accelerating the creation of 44,000 new jobs, 33,500 new homes and 420 additional apprenticeships.

Telephone: 01223 699 906
Address: Greater Cambridge Partnership, Cambridgeshire County Council, Cambridge
Postcode: CB5 8UJ
Country: United Kingdom
Membership type:Corporate 21-50 (£500+VAT pa)

The partnership of councils, business and academia will work together, and with partners and local communities, to grow and share prosperity and improve quality of life for the people of Greater Cambridge, now and in the future.

The five partners are:

It is the largest of several City Deal programmes taking place in the UK and brings key partners together to work with communities, businesses and industry leaders to support the continued growth of one of the world’s leading tourism and business destinations.

The Greater Cambridge city region has achieved growth and success on an international scale, with an enviable status as a global hub of technology and innovation.

With the University of Cambridge at its heart, Greater Cambridge is a world-leading centre for research, innovation and technology which has led to the ‘Cambridge Phenomenon’ – a unique ecosystem of bright minds, commerce and local investment.

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GCP publishes reports on Waterbeach, Comberton, and Fulbourn Greenway consultations

The Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) has reported on its Greenways project, which last year set out to consult with the public on proposals for new and improved cycle, walking and equestrian routes from Waterbeach, Fulbourn and Comberton into Cambridge.

24 April 2019Read in full

'Choices for Better Journeys' campaign wraps up

Thousands of people have shared their views on the future of travel in the Greater Cambridge area in a record-breaking engagement.

11 April 2019Read in full

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Last chance to join thousands in Better Journeys survey

Thousands of people living across the Greater Cambridge area are being urged to share their views on congestion-busting methods before a survey closes at the end of the week.

27 March 2019Read in full

What are your ‘Choices for Better Journeys’?

What are your ‘Choices for Better Journeys’?

There's still time to express your views in Greater Cambridge Partnership's (GCP's) Choices for Better Journeys survey about future travel in the Greater Cambridge area and beyond. GCP is asking for your opinions on a range of issues through an online survey that runs until Sunday 31 March.

26 March 2019Read in full

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Businesses back GCP's 'Choices for Better Journeys' campaign

Businesses have backed a new engagement campaign that asks how best to cut congestion and transform public transport in Greater Cambridge.

13 March 2019Read in full

GCP launches a new apprenticeship service

The Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) is launching a new service to get more people into apprenticeships.

11 March 2019Read in full

Ceremony marks start of work on Chisholm Trail

Ceremony marks start of work on Chisholm Trail

Councillors and campaigners broke ground at a ceremony today [Friday 8 March] to mark the beginning of construction on the Abbey-Chesterton Bridge and Chisholm Trail which will further improve cycle links in Britain’s cycling city.

8 March 2019Read in full

Plans unveiled for new public transport link

Views sought on Cambourne to Cambridge better public transport scheme

Your views are sought on plans for the next phase of a new public transport link and Park & Ride site between Cambourne and Cambridge. The public consultation closes to comments at midnight on Sunday 31 March.

5 March 2019Read in full

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GCP unveils options to improve public transport and air quality

Hundreds of thousands of people who travel into and around Greater Cambridge each week are being urged to give further feedback on what they want from a future world-class public transport system.

27 February 2019Read in full

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GCP projects 'a must have' to improve travel to CBC

The thousands of additional new workers and patients expected at the Cambridge Biomedical Campus (CBC) over the next decade ‘must have’ the transformative new public transport schemes and cycling improvements planned by the Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) or face longer journeys, a new report shows.

22 February 2019Read in full

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