Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has announced £1.1m of funding from the Future Innovation Fund Pilot to 22 local SMEs who have continued to innovate during the COVID-19 pandemic, contributing to the city region’s economic recovery.
The three projects that will help tackle racial inequality in the city region.
Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region has announced an £8.4m investment in Project Violet, the next stage of development at Sci-Tech Daresbury, the world class location for high-tech business and leading-edge science.
The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved £650,000 to support Sefton Council’s plans to redevelop the Strand shopping centre and Bootle town centre.
The funding, from the Future Innovation Fund, goes to 14 local SMEs who have shown an ability to innovate and adapt in the face of the Coronavirus.
The ambitious regeneration project will transform the iconic Littlewoods Building on Edge Lane into the new home for the big and small screen.
A national centre of excellence for glass innovation, that aims to revolutionise and ultimately eliminate CO2 from glass production - is set to take a step closer with £9 million of funding from the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and investment from St Helens Borough Council.