The Journal and The Gazette Transport Links Breakfast

Join us for the latest in The Journal and The Gazette's series of business breakfasts where a panel of experts will debate the issues facing connectivity and transport links in the North East

How connected are we?

Planes, trains and automobiles - and ships - help connect the North East with the rest of the country and the rest of the world.

But is our connectivity as good as it could, or should be?

Join us for the latest in The Journal and The Gazette's series of business breakfasts where a panel of experts will debate the issues facing connectivity and transport links in the North East, and take questions from the floor.

The event is in association with East Coast and will look at all aspects of transportation - by air, road, rail and sea.

The event host:

Graham Robb

Senior Partner of Recognition Marketing and PR, Chairman of the Institute of Directors in the North East, and board member of the Entrepreneurs’ Forum

The panel:

Stephen Catchpole, Managing Director, Tees Valley Unlimited

Rachel Turnbull, Chief Executive, TT2 Ltd

Ross Smith, Director of Policy, North East Chamber of Commerce

Graeme Mason, Planning & Corporate Affairs Director, Newcastle International Airport

Anne-Marie Trevelyan, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Berwick upon Tweed & Dual the A1 Campaign Group

Martin Turner, Head of Sales, East Coast

Matthew Hunt, Port Director, Port of Sunderland

Event details:

Date:

Thursday 25th September 2014

Timings:

7.30am – 10.30am

Venue:

Ramside Hall Hotel, Co.Durham

Book your places:

Tickets - £25 +VAT

Tables of 10 - £200 +VAT

(package includes refreshments & a full English breakfast)

To reserve your seats please call Lesley Hampson, Event Manager, on 0191 201 6435 or email lesley.hampson@trinitymirror.com

Journalists

David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Graeme Whitfield
Business Editor
Mark Douglas
Newcastle United Editor
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer