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Bus franchising has emerged as the “leading option” as Liverpool City Region aims for London-style transport system

Bus services could be franchised as part of a London-style public transport system for the city region, according to Liverpool City Region’s Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram.

Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor announces new co-chair of the Cultural Partnership.

Maggie O’ Carroll, the Founder and CEO of The Women’s Organisation joins Professor Phil Redmond representing the city region’s cultural and creative sectors.
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Metro Mayor launches next step in creating Liverpool City Region’s first Fair Employment Charter.

The Fair Employment Charter will recognise and celebrate businesses that pay the real living wage.
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Joint statement in support of the Chinese community in response to the coronavirus outbreak in China.

There have been reports of verbal abuse towards the Chinese community in the city region.

National Apprenticeship week continues

National Apprenticeship Week is in its 13th year.
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Statement regarding the 61 bus service

The former Halton Transport 61 bus service will once again run in to Liverpool City Centre.
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Metro Mayor’s fast and flexible fund now ready to unlock growth

The £20 million fund will support sustained growth for Liverpool City Region’s most ambitious businesses.
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Metro Mayor welcomes first new train to the Liverpool City Region

The train was unveiled at a newly redeveloped Stadler rail depot in Kirkdale

Ultrafast broadband infrastructure for Liverpool City Region by 2023

Infrastructure which will enable ultrafast broadband connectivity across Liverpool City Region to be delivered to all 6 boroughs.