We have been awarded a significant contract to assist East Midlands Councils.
This exciting commission provides support to help the region make the case for and win the right specification within the forthcoming East Midlands Rail Franchise.
The contract will also ensure an effective dialogue between the Department for Transport’s (DfT) franchise team and the East Midlands Councils, who represent all the local authorities in the East Midlands region, this supports delivery of DfT’s devolution agenda and will prioritise unlocking the economic potential that exists across the East Midland’s region.
SCP Director – David Young, said:
“SCP are delighted to be given the opportunity to support East Midlands Councils in making the case to unlock the full economic potential offered by the East Midlands Rail Franchise, working closely with the local authorities, local businesses and the Department for Transport.”
Andrew Pritchard – EMC Director of Policy and Infrastructure said:
“The forthcoming Franchise Competition is a massive opportunity for the East Midlands. We look forward to working with SCP to help make our ambitions for improved services a reality”
For further information contact David Young on 0113 887 3323