Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Statement on Coronavirus crisis from Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor

The Combined Authority is working together with organisations from across our city region – businesses, charities, local authorities and voluntary organisations – to help understand the needs of our communities
General News

Combined Authority Approves £3.1m Boost for Crosby Lakeside

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved £3.1 million to support improvements to Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

BUDGET: Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram: Urgent action on Coronavirus must be the priority in this budget

He says immediate government action is needed to support the NHS to respond to the coronavirus crisis and to protect household incomes and businesses.
General News

Coronavirus updates

The Combined Authority continues to align with national government guidance regarding the Coronavirus and work with our partner organisations to ensure a multi-agency approach to this issue as it evolves.
General News

Metro Mayor Launches Town Centres Commission

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has launched an independent Town Centres Commission to ensure that the city region’s town centres have a prosperous and sustainable long-term future.
Environment

New report shows support in Liverpool City Region to improve cycling on roads and reduce cars

The Bike Life report is the UK’s largest assessment of cycling in 14 cities.
Energy

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram cites national need for Mersey Tidal Power Project to “keep the lights on” and avoid future energy crisis

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, will today announce progress and plans for the next phase of the Mersey Tidal Power Project
Culture

Trio of buildings to light up for a Nightingale’s Song as part of Sefton's Borough of Culture.

Waterloo and Bootle Town Halls along with The Atkinson in Southport will be the backdrop over 3 nights.
General News
Arial view of liverpool from Cathedral

Architects unveil their ideas in the Liverpool City Region Forgotten Spaces Competition.

17 architectural practises from across the country, including the 2019 Stirling prize winner Mikhail Riches, will be presenting their unique designs for six sites across the Liverpool City Region this week
General News

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.