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Top stories in the North West

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Morgan Sindall signs £110m PF2 schools deal

Morgan Sindall has reached financial close on the £110m North-west private finance batch of the Priority School Building Programme.

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North-west pipeline closes the gap on the South-east

The North-west’s construction pipeline is closing the gap on the South-east, with £30bn of projects expected to be delivered by 2018.

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Government unveils Northern transport strategy

Plans to “revolutionise” travel in the North of England have been unveiled by the government today, including a multi-billion-pound TransNorth rail network.

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Local transport projects get pre-election boost

George Osborne has unveiled a range of regional transport projects in today’s Budget, including a new transport strategy for the North of England.

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Greater Manchester receives £2.75bn business rates boost

Chancellor George Osborne has confirmed that Greater Manchester will be able to keep 100 per cent of additional growth in local business rates – potentially generating £2.75bn.

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