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Steve Rotheram joins fellow leaders in plans to give the North a stronger voice

Following the successful Transport Summit in August, the mayors and leaders of Liverpool City Region, Greater Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds, and the Chair of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority have today called on the government to honour its commi...
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Transport for the North endorses Liverpool City Region’s case for High Speed connectivity

Transport for the North has made a clear statement to government that plans for the next phase of HS2 must commit to provisions for Northern Powerhouse Rail that would allow for high speed rail connections to Liverpool...
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Steve Rotheram visits Cammell Laird to see progress on the RRS Sir David Attenborough

The Metro Mayor visited Cammell Laird to see the progress being made on the £200m RSS Sir David Attenborough being built right here in the Liverpool City Region...
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Steve Rotheram signs the Armed Forces Covenant

The Metro Mayor kept his manifesto pledge by formally signing the Liverpool City Region Armed Forces Community Covenant...
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Steve Rotheram visits the University of Liverpool for a tour of two flagship projects

The Metro Mayor visited the University of Liverpool to find out about how it is connecting with industry, supporting innovation and tackling some of the world’s greatest challenges...
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Steve Rotheram appoints Lynn Collins to chair the Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board

The Metro Mayor today announced the appointment of TUC Regional Secretary, Lynn Collins as the chair of the Liverpool City Region Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board...
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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority awards £8.9 million to improve skills facilities

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has today agreed capital funding of almost £9 million to support skills and learning opportunities for communities across the City Region...
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Liverpool City Region is open for business during major upgrade to Lime Street station

Last month, alongide the leader of Wirral Council, Phil Davies and Alison McGovern MP, Steve Rotheram took the Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth, Jake Berry MP, to see the impact of the gas explosion in New Ferry and met local people and businesses affected...
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Steve Rotheram invites Prime Minister to make personal visit to New Ferry

Last month, alongide the leader of Wirral Council, Phil Davies and Alison McGovern MP, Steve Rotheram took the Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth, Jake Berry MP, to see the impact of the gas explosion in New Ferry and met local people and businesses affected...
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Steve Rotheram tells business leaders “Halton is key to Liverpool City Region’s economic future"

Steve Rotheram this week told a round table meeting with Halton business leaders, that the borough had a key role to play in the area’s economic future. The meeting was organised by Halton Chamber of Commerce and brought together a broad range of local businesses from the engineering, renewable energy, leisure, manufacturing and professional service sector...