£4 million Funding Boost for Shakespeare North Playhouse

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved an additional £4.05 million from its Strategic Investment Fund, to support the construction of the Shakespeare North Playhouse, in Prescot.

Combined Authority Publishes Armed Forces Covenant Review

In advance of Armed Forces Day (Saturday 29 June), the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has published an annual review of progress on the Armed Forces Covenant agenda
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Kingsway tunnel receives Liverpool City Region key route investment

The project is part of a larger £25 million Liverpool City Region Key Route Network (KRN) programme.
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House of the Future Competition

Pupils across the Liverpool City Region are being challenged to design how our homes could look in years to come as part of the House of the Future Competition.
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Liverpool City Region Publishes Adult Education Budget Allocation

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has published details of how it will allocate its £51.3 million adult education budget to the city region’s colleges, local authorities and learning providers.
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Liverpool City Region finally on the HS2 map

For the first time, official HS2 maps show the specific locations for junctions to connect Liverpool and London and Liverpool and Manchester via HS2 that when connected to Northern Powerhouse Rail will deliver full HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail connectivity for Liverpool City Region.
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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority launches £18 million Skills Capital Fund

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has launched an £18m fund to enable local colleges and learning providers to improve their facilities.

Metro Mayor reminds fans to heed travel advice ahead of massive LFC weekend

Should LFC repeat the success of 2005, 500,000 people are expected to watch Sunday’s homecoming parade in Liverpool

Tour of Britain heads to Wirral in September

Wirral will host Stage Five of Britain’s biggest professional cycle race, the OVO Energy Tour of Britain.
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Mayors call for Northern franchise to be terminated

The Mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool City Region have called on the Transport Secretary to terminate Northern’s rail franchise as soon as possible.