Friday 03 July 2015

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EMC phone lines are currently down

EMC is currently experiencing difficulty with its phone lines. The problem has been reported to our phone provider who is working on getting this fixed. In the meantime please contact EMC staff by email or via mobile. We hope to have the proble...

Midland Mainline Electrification: EMC outlines concerns to Secretary of State

Following last week’s announcement by Government that electrification of the Midland Mainline will be ‘paused’, EMC and partners have drafted a letter to the Secretary of State for Transport expressing disappointment at the decision and are lookin...

Essential Rail Investment at Risk: Leaders seek urgent meeting with Secretary of State

The electrification of the Midland Mainline – described by Network Rail as ‘critical to delivering a reliable and sustainable railway and tackling overcrowding’ has been ‘paused’ by the Government pending a review of Network Rail’s investment prog...

Essential Rail Investment at Risk: Government announcement due today

The electrification of the Midland Mainline – described by Network Rail as ‘critical to delivering a reliable and sustainable railway and tackling overcrowding’ – is reported to be at risk from a Network Rail funding gap caused by soaring costs fr...

HS2 East - Realising the Full Promise of HS2

HS2 East has published a summary document which was launched at an event in Leeds last week attended by EMC Chairman Jon Collins, along with the Chairs of D2N2 and Leicester and Leicestershire LEPs, where Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughli...

EMC Events

Councillor Development Network

08 Jul 2015 10:00

The Councillor Development Network supports both local authority Members and Officers responsib...

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New Role of a Councillor Workshop

14 Jul 2015 18:00

East Midlands Councils is holding two half day workshops for new Councillors or Councillors new...

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What is the impact of intra-EU migration? Are changes to free movement rules needed?Join our discussion on Free Movement on

09 Sep 2015 11:00

EMC is holding a participatory event on Intra-EU Migration and Free Movement.  The ev...

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Chairing and Facilitation Skills for Councillors

16 Sep 2015 10:00

East Midlands Councils are holding a half day workshop for Councillors on Chairing and Facilita...

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Working with "difficult" Coachees - Coaching CPD session

16 Sep 2015 10:00

Working with “Difficult” Coachees: A half day CPD session for the East Midlands Coa...

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