North West

Welcome to CIHT North West

Hayley Palmer, Past Chair, would like to extend her thanks to The Region during her time as Chair.

You can read Hayley's 2019 Chairs Report by clicking on the picture below.


CIHT North West Awards Dinner 2019

The CIHT North West Region Awards categories were:

  • Project of the Year
  • Environmental Award
  • Safety Award
  • Best Practice Award

The guest speaker this year was Peter Slater, a freelance sports broadcaster, author and occasional university lecturer.

Pictures from the evening can be found here


An Illustrious History

On Tuesday 24th April 2015 the North Western Branch became CIHT North West. The North West Region covers the areas of: Blackburn with Darwen; Cheshire; Greater Manchester; Halton; Isle of Man; Lancashire; Merseyside and Warrington. The North Western Branch celebrated its 50th anniversary on 8 April 1999 and was one of the largest branches having around 1000 members. Five members of the Branch had become National President since 1949 starting with:
Sir James Drake (1959-1960)
Michael Callery (1989-1990)
David Ogden (1999-2000)
Alistair Haydock (2006-2007)
Chris Jackson (2009-2010)

Certificate of Merit

The Institution’s Certificate of Merit has been awarded to six members of the Branch:
Donald Dean (1979)
Don Hestor (1980)
Bill Johnson (1986)
Gordon Stinson (1998)
Keith Patterson (2002)
Phil Mason (2011)
The Branch has always been well represented on the CIHT’s Council, its Boards and Committees.

North Western Motorway History

Work on developing the UK Motorway system, which transformed British travel, started in the mid-1950s and it all started in the North West.

Past Chairs

Details on the previous chairs of the North West Region and Branch can be found below.

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