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LEP News Round-up: December 2014

News round-up: during the last month, we:

  • Welcomed the infrastructure improvements in the Enterprise M3 area that were announced as part of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement:

Enterprise M3 and TVBLEP's statements on Heathrow to Airports Commission

Steve Capel-Davies, a Business Representative on the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership Forum and Chairman of its Strategic Transport Forum and Geoff French, Chair of the Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership have been invited by the Airports Commission to give evidence at their Heathrow consultation event on 3 December 2

Enterprise M3 welcomes additional funding for flood defence scheme

Responding to the publication today of the Government’s Flood Defence and Coastal Erosion Investment Plan, Geoff French, Chair of Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership, said: “The Enterprise M3 LEP welcomes today’s announcement of an additional £60million for the River Thames Datchet to Teddington flood scheme.

ENTERPRISE M3 APPOINTS TECH ENTREPRENEUR ANDREW LAMBERT TO ITS BOARD

Enterprise M3, the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) for the wider M3 corridor, has appointed Andrew Lambert, an entrepreneur who owns small hi-tech business Electronic Media Services Limited (EMS) which manufactures multi-channel routers, to its business-led board. The role will commence in early November.