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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Launches Plan to Increase Apprenticeships

As part of National Apprenticeships Week, Liverpool City Region has published its Apprenticeship Growth Plan setting out how it will increase the number of apprenticeships over the next three years....
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Steve Rotheram and UK Music launch Wish You Were Here report

The Metro Mayor was joined by Michael Dugher, CEO of UK Music, and Wendy Simon, Liverpool’s Assistant Mayor and cabinet member for culture, to unveil a radical plan to grow Liverpool’s world-famous music scene...
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Liverpool City Region to host summit to improve mental health awareness

The summit hosted by Steve Rotheram and Luciana Berger will have a particular focus on supporting employers to tackle mental health stigma; reduce sickness absence rates, increase attendance levels, and boost staff wellbeing and productivity ...
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Steve Rotheram and Andy Burnham call first Convention of the North

Metro Mayor's for the Liverpool City Region and Greater Manchester join together to provide focal point for Northern Powerhouse Rail campaign...
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Steve Rotheram launches £4.5m initiative to help households into work

Metro Mayor brings together 24 advocates to help unemployed families into work across the Liverpool City Region ...
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Steve Rotheram challenges house builders

Speaking today at his own housing summit, the Metro Mayor challenged housebuilders to make the Liverpool City Region an exemplar for innovation, sustainability and design excellence...
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Influential report says Liverpool is top UK investment destination in the North West

Arcadis has identified Liverpool City Region as one of the UK’s top four growth hot spots...
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Steve Rotheram joins fellow regional mayors to call on government for further investment and devolution for their city regions.

Five regional mayors, have co-signed a letter to the Prime Minister Theresa May, calling on the government to review the way in which funding for new housing is allocated to city regions...
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£3m boost for clean buses in the Liverpool City Region

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has secured £3m funding to help reduce bus emissions...
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Metro Mayor pledges to make City Region the UK’s third most visited destination

The Metro Mayor is pledging to make the city region the third most visited UK destination behind London and Edinburgh ...
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Steve Rotheram urges communities to help shape a shared cultural future

The Metro Mayor is encouraging people and organisations across the Liverpool City Region to get involved in shaping the area’s cultural future...
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Steve Rotheram calls on government to engage with the Liverpool City Region on education and skills devolution

The Metro Mayor has welcomed the “broad thrust” of recommendations outlined in a report from the Northern Powerhouse Partnership...