Funding boost to help people back to work

The North East is to benefit from a share of £12m funding to help more people with mental health problems back into work. The North East Combined Authority (NECA) is one of four pilot areas which will use government funding to test whether better co-ordination of mental health and employment services could help thousands of […]

Tobyn Hughes appointed as Transport Operations Director for the North East

The North East Combined Authority has announced the appointment of its first Managing Director for Transport Operations, to deliver high quality, integrated public transport services across the region. Tobyn Hughes, previously Deputy Director General of Nexus, will take on the new role responsible for integrating public transport delivery for the Combined Authority area of 2 […]