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Metro Mayor Hustings

Date - Fri 21 Apr 2017

Time - 3.00 pm

Duration - 1 hour and 30 minutes

Cost - Free

Disabled access? - Yes

Venue - Peel Hall, Peel Building, Peel Park Campus, 43 Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT


Summary

A debate about the future of transport infrastructure in Greater Manchester

Event details

On the 4th May, the Greater Manchester Combined Authority will be electing its first ever Metro Mayor. This will be a very significant role for the region and the individual will have enormous influence in shaping the future of the region.

Bosch and the University of Salford would like you to attend a debate about the future of transport infrastructure in Greater Manchester. The region faces many challenges over the next few decades and this debate will be an opportunity to hear how effectively each candidate plans to tackle congestion, poor air quality and build sustainable transport infrastructure in the region.

Confirmed candidates attending*:

- Andy Burnham (Labour Mayoral candidate)

- Jane Brophy (Liberal Democrat Mayoral candidate)

- Shneur Odze (UKIP Mayoral candidate)

- Will Patterson (Green Party Mayoral candidate)


The debate will be chaired by Rt Hon Baroness Beverley Hughes (Chair of Council and a Non-Executive Director of the GM Chamber of Commerce).


Debate organised by TFA - Stakeholder engagement and public affairs specialists

If you have any questions about the event or any special seating/access requirements, please contact the Events Team or call 0161 295 5241.

*Sean Anstee (Conservative candidate was invited - unable to attend).


How to register for the event

Please follow the link below to register for the event.

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Contact

Barbara Eriksson

b.l.eriksson@salford.ac.uk

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