General News

Work to begin on six new pop-up cycling and walking routes for Liverpool City Region

Most of the schemes are scheduled to be completed by the end of the summer.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Metro Mayor Welcomes £26 million Investment Towards Building Back Better

The four key projects are expected to make a significant contribution to the city region’s economic recovery.

Metro Mayor offers support for apprentices made redundant during the COVID-19 crisis

The initiative will help support redundant apprentices to find a new suitable apprenticeship or explore alternative study options.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

£6.5 million boost for Liverpool City Region’s socially trading organisations

Kindred will support the growth of the social economy in the Liverpool City Region.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Approves £34 million loan to Liverpool Airport

The loan will provide stability for the Airport during the Covid-19 recovery period.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

£17 million funding boost for Littlewoods Studios

The ambitious regeneration project will transform the iconic Littlewoods Building on Edge Lane into the new home for the big and small screen.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Revolutionary new St Helens partnership Glass Futures to take a step closer with funding boost

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.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Ambitious £8.8 billion Economic Recovery Plan for the Liverpool City Region

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region has today published Building Back Better an ambitious economic recovery plan for the whole of the city region

Cycle safety training for thousands of young people as lockdown eases

The vital training will help young people to cycle safely and confidently, with sessions being held throughout the summer holidays.
General News

Metro Mayor Appoints Industry Veteran to Deliver Mersey Tidal Power Project

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has announced the appointment of industry veteran Martin Land as Project Director for the Mersey Tidal Power project, which is set to play a key role in the city region’s post-COVID economic recovery.
General News

Metro Mayor urges Liverpool City Region residents to have their say on plans for economic recovery

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, is urging residents to take part in a public engagement exercise to listen to local people’s priorities and to help shape the Liverpool City Region’s ambitious plans for economic recovery.