Policy Submissions

S1026a - National infrastructure consultation (transport)


The IET has submitted a response to the National Infrastructure Commission’s call for evidence on improving connectivity in the North.


In line with the published terms of reference regarding future investment in the north’s transport infrastructure, the Commission is seeking to establish the extent of existing evidence regarding likely growth and connectivity requirements across the north of England.

In our response we have highlighted the key connectivity needs of the North and the complexity of expanding the Transpennine rail network.

Submission Details Submitted on 18 January 2016 to National Infrastructure Commission

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