Apprenticeships

Metro Mayor celebrates completion of new St Winefride’s Campus

The former Catholic Church in Bootle has been transformed into a state of the art training facility and Life Rooms.
Apprenticeships

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram launches Liverpool City Region apprenticeship portal

The UCAS-style portal has been created thanks to the Metro Mayor’s powers relating to the skills agenda.
Apprenticeships

Liverpool City Region Careers Hub to improve opportunities for young people

The LEP has launched a new careers hub to help young people make better careers choices.
Devolution Stories
Ron Russell

Ron Russell

Ron Russell is the Centre Manager at The Rutherford Cancer Centre North West, which is currently being built as part of Paddington Village in the heart of Liverpool's Knowledge Quarter. Scheduled to open in 2019, the new centre will treat up to 500 patients a year.
Devolution Stories
Margaret Wilson

Margaret Wilson

Improving the employment and skills prospects for all residents across Liverpool City Region is a key priority for the Combined Authority. It's a cornerstone of the Devolution package agreed with Government and includes funding the innovative £4.5m Households into Work programme.
Devolution Stories
Lee Omar

Lee Omar

Lee Omar is the founder and CEO of Red Ninja Studios based in Liverpool Science Park. Red Ninja is one of the city region's leading digital innovators, built on a belief that design and technology can change lives for the better. With its origins in games and mobile apps, Red Ninja now builds sensor technology, delivering leading-edge research and development on health and transport including a digital health application that prevents falls in our ageing population.
Devolution Stories
Louis Jones

Louis Jones

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has contributed £3.4 million in funding to help Alstom to create the groudbreaking facility, where it will fulfil a €28 million contract to repaint the 56-strong fleet of Pendolino trains, used by Virgin on the West Coast Main line.
General News

Metro Mayor says 18,000 more construction workers are needed

A Combined Authority report says that thousands of additional construction jobs will be needed in the coming years to meet demand.