General News

Traffic light technology improving journeys for Liverpool City Region bus users.

The Intelligent Transport System (ITS) alters signal timings to prioritise buses that are running late.
Environment

Liverpool City Region Launches £6.4m Hydrogen Bus Project

The project will potentially see up to 25 hydrogen–powered buses on the streets of the Liverpool City Region.
General News
Steve Rotheram giving a speech

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram Consults on Fair Employment Charter

The survey focuses on what people would like to see in a Charter.
General News

Business and rail leaders mark five years of rail advancement

The event celebrated the first five years of the Liverpool City Region’s 30 year rail strategy.
Environment

Bus travel and satisfaction levels are up across the Liverpool City Region

The Liverpool City Region is once again bucking the national trend with rising bus passenger numbers, coupled with high satisfaction ratings from users.
Devolution

Steve Rotheram Announces Commission to Deliver New Station for Liverpool City Centre

The new station will enable the city region’s connection to HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail.
Culture

Metro Mayor backs Liverpool City Region bid to host Gay Games in 2026

The bid will be led by the LCR Pride Foundation and attracts tens of thousands of athletes and spectators.
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.
Energy

Steve Rotheram Announces Plans for a £10 million Green Investment Fund

The fund supports renewable energy projects and his ambition for a zero-carbon city region by 2040.
General News

Metro Mayor hails improved facilities as Newton-le-Willows Interchange scheme officially opens

The £18.95m investment was funded by the Local Growth Fund and Merseytravel.
Culture

Foundation launches to make Liverpool City Region the most LGBT+ friendly region in the UK

It aims to extend the reach of Pride across the whole of the Liverpool City Region.