We have a 'once-in-a-generation' opportunity to deliver major east-west transport improvements which will act as the catalyst for economic growth on a transformational scale.
The Economic Heartland's potential is hamstrung by poor east-west connectivity. That's why the development of East West Rail and the East West Expressway, creating a 'multi-modal transport spine' along the Oxford to Cambridge corridor, is vital to realising huge economic growth. However, we are also identifying other opportunities to improve transport infrastructure throughout the Heartland, with investment leveraging significantly greater return to UK Plc.
On this page you can also find out about our progress on an over-arching Transport Strategy for the region, and how we're becoming a Sub-national Transport Body.