Sheffield City Region is building a thriving, super-connected and successful economy. These ambitions are set out in a Transport Prospectus – published in 2017. The document can be accessed below:
Local leaders are working with Transport for the North (TfN) which is a partnership of city regions seeking to grow the economy of the North through a ‘single voice’ for transport infrastructure.
SCR supports Northern Powerhouse Rail which has the potential bring 30-minute journey time and frequency enhancement between Sheffield, Leeds and Manchester and its airport.
SCR supports work that TfN are undertaking looking at solutions to Trans-Pennine connectivity. This connectivity is crucial to linking manufacturing and technology strengths both sides of Pennines.
SCR is working to deliver connectivity improvements in road and rail to strengthen Doncaster Sheffield Airport as a key northern international gateway and freight hub.