Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Survey Reveals 95% of LCR businesses are affected by COVID-19

A survey by Growth Platform, the City Region’s Growth Company, reveals the risks to city region businesses, as well as the priority support needed during the coronavirus outbreak.
General News
No1 Mann Island from Albert Dock

LCR Combined Authority Meeting: 20 March 2020 Update

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority met today (Friday, 20 March, for its usual monthly meeting and took a range of policy and funding decisions
General News

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.
General News

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.
General News

Metro Mayor’s fast and flexible fund now ready to unlock growth

A new £20 million fund designed to support sustained growth for Liverpool City Region’s most ambitious businesses, is about to launch.
Devolution

Further funding secured for Kirkby

The Combined Authority will be stepping up to support the Council’s purchase of St Modwen's assets by investing £10 million allocated from the Single Investment Fund.
General News

Metro Mayor launches group to tackle poverty and improve life chances

Figures show that nearly a third of children in the Liverpool City Region are living in poverty.
Digital
General News

£3m Investment in Grade A Office Space Could Create More than 100 New Jobs for Birkenhead

The investment will enable the No 1 Tower Road South development to go ahead and continue the regeneration of the Four Bridges area.
General News

£2m boost for Halton Business from LCR Combined Authority’s Strategic Investment Fund

Sandon Global currently employs 70 full time staff and supplies products to more than 50 countries around the world.