Press Releases

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Press Releases
  • PwC Cambridge spearhead initiative to hear views on the drivers of business growth across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough. New piece of qualitative research gives local businesses the opportunity to have their say via an online survey. Download the press release here.
  • Support for the findings of the Greater Cambridge Mass Transport Options Assessment Report from business and academic member organisation, Cambridge Ahead. Download the press release here.
  • Cambridge Ahead research explores the current and future landscape of wet lab and incubator space provision for start-up and early-stage life science companies in the Cambridge sub-region. The research examines the economics of providing commercial space for high-potential firms and highlights non-traditional funding routes as opportunities through which future development could be supported. Download the press release here.
  • On November 18th we are holding a #BetterMobile ideas generation hack, to reconsider how we use and access mobile connectivity, because mobile signal can always improve as out demand increases. Download the press release here.
  • Affordable mass transit for Cambridge and the wider region: A report commissioned by Cambridge Ahead and the Greater Cambridge Partnership to gather technical expertise and evidence to inform future investment decisions. This research is part of on-going work to find future-proof transport solutions that will reduce traffic congesting, parking and pollution problems for Cambridge and the wider region.  Download the press release here. Download the report here.
  • Cambridge Ahead research highlights the need to develop proactive strategies to attract teachers to the Cambridgeshire region 21st March 2017: Download release and Download report
  • Cambridge Ahead sets process for city region’s expansion as latest data reveals unabated growth of Cambridge companies 23rd January 2017: Download
  • National Infrastructure Commission Interim Report Cambridge-Milton-Keynes-Oxford Corridor 16th November 2016: Download
  • Working with the City Deal is best route to solve congestion 16th August 2016: Download
  • Cambridge Ahead on the announcement that Abellio has won the East Anglia rail franchise 11th August 2016: Download
  • New Cambridge Cluster Map data tool offers accurate insight into growth of the sub-region 25th July 2016: Download
  • On Devolution proposals for the East of England 11th March 2016: Download
  • #CambsNotspotter: Creating a hyper-connected Cambridge 7th March 2016: Download
  • New data reveals remarkable growth of Cambridge companies 25th February 2016: Download
  • New initiative aims to close the Skills Gap in Cambridge 9th February 2016: Download
  • The Case for Cambridge initiative to central Government announced 9th October 2015: Download
  • New Cambridge Growth data announced by Cambridge Ahead 3rd June 2015: Download
  • Joint Press Release by CA & Stagecoach ─ the new Route R service 26th March 2015: Download
  • Cambridge Ahead Quality of Life survey Press Release 1st October 2014: Download
  • Ian Mather appointed new chair of Cambridge Ahead 14th April 2014: Download
  • Cambridge Ahead Launch Press Release 15th November 2013: Download