Digital Strategy: Improving digital connectivity to benefit businesses and residents is the aim of a new study announced by West of England Mayor Tim Bowles.The study will look at levels of connectivity across the region. Read more

£3.9m Funding to Boost Skills. West of England Mayor Tim Bowles has announced £3.9m investment into skills to improve the opportunities of up to 3,000 adults to support social housing tenants into secure, more meaningful and better-paid careers. Read more

Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles Investment from the West of England Combined Authority and Local Enterprise Partnership will support the University of Bath to establish a new global centre of excellence: Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS) which will deliver transformational research and innovation and attracting sector-related businesses to the region. Read more

Blog from West of England Mayor, Tim Bowles plus more news from WoE Combined Authority