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Steve Rotheram to offer David Davis "a northern perspective" on Brexit today

The Metro Mayor will be providing "a northern perspective" when he meets with the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis, in York today...
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Join the Metro Mayor's drive for fairness and social justice across Liverpool City Region

Following the appointment of Lynn Collins as Chair of the Mayoral Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board, work has now begun to establish the terms of reference of the board and its ways of working...
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Steve Rotheram says rail announcement is a "modest down payment on what’s really needed”

Following the announcement of a £300 million funding package for northern rail infrastructure, the Metro Mayor says more is needed to rebalance the UK economy...
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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...