Devolution

Steve Rotheram Announces Commission to Deliver New Station for Liverpool City Centre

The new station will enable the city region’s connection to HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail.
Devolution

Liverpool high-speed rail link plans approved by Transport for the North

The announcement backs Liverpool's case for north-south and west-east high-speed links.
Devolution

Steve Rotheram vows to bring politics to the people

The Metro Mayor will hold a new series of public meetings to help bring politics to people across the city region.
Culture

Wirral to be the city region's Borough of Culture for 2019

The Metro Mayor has announced that Wirral will follow St Helens in holding the title of the Liverpool City Region Borough of Culture.
Devolution

Steve Rotheram launches £500m fund for the city region

The fund will make delivering local jobs and positive social impacts a priority when considering applications.
Brexit

Metro Mayors’ Summit calls for strengthened commitment to devolution

Regional mayors are calling on the government to strengthen devolution and fully fund and devolve the Shared Prosperity Fund.
Devolution

Mayors join forces to push for Crossrail for the North

Steve Rotheram and Joe Anderson will be using the Convention of the North to call on government to make Crossrail for the North a reality.
Devolution

Steve Rotheram announces new £6 million fund to support our town centres

The Metro Mayor has announced a new £5 million Town Centre Fund to support the long-term success of the city region’s town centres....