Cheshire and Warrington Local Transport Body
Friday, 10th January, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: The Council Chamber -Town Hall, Sankey Street, Warrington WA1 1UH. View directions

Contact: Sarah Baxter  Tel: 01270 686462 Email:

Note: Please see the Cheshire and Warrington LEP website for access to agendas and minutes 

No. Item


Welcome, Introductions and Apologies for Absence

The Chairman will open the meeting and welcome attendees to the meeting of the Local Transport Body.


Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.


Minutes of Previous meeting pdf icon PDF 124 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 4 October 2019.


Public Speaking Time/Open Session

A period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to address the meeting on any matter relevant to the work of the body in question.  Individual members of the public may speak for up to 5 minutes but the Chairman or person presiding will decide how the period of time allocated for public speaking will be apportioned where there are a number of speakers.



Department for Transport Update

To receive a verbal update from the Department of Transport.


Prioritising Business Case Development pdf icon PDF 320 KB

To consider a report recommending priorities for the next tranche of studies/business cases to be developed during financial year 2020/21.


Bus Strategy Update

To receive a verbal update on the work being undertaken to develop a bus strategy for the sub-region.


HS2 and Crewe Hub Update pdf icon PDF 67 KB

To receive an update in respect of HS2 and the Crewe Hub.


Northern Powerhouse Rail Update pdf icon PDF 139 KB

To receive an update on the Northern Powerhouse Rail.


Transport for the North Update pdf icon PDF 63 KB

To receive an update on Transport for the North.


Highways England Update

To receive a verbal update from Highways England.


Update on Local Authority Major Scheme Progress pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To receive verbal/written updates from each of the Local Authorities.

Additional documents:


Date of Next Meeting

To confirm the date of the next meeting as follows:-


Friday 17 April 2020.