Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram reacts to Chancellor's Summer Statement

Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor, Steve Rotheram has reacted to today's (08/07/20) summer statement from the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
General News

Coronavirus NHS free travel scheme to end from Monday 13th July

The scheme was one of the first regional free NHS travel schemes to be introduced during the coronavirus lockdown and is the last to be brought to an end.
General News

LCR Cares passes £1.5 million mark

LCR Cares, the community fund set up by Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, in partnership with the Community Foundation for Merseyside and the National Emergencies Trust has now raised more than £1.5 million.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Reaction from Steve Rotheram to today's local government funding announcement

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region has responded to the announcement by Robert Jenrick today on local government finance.
General News

Statement from Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram on last night's city centre disorder

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region has this morning issued a statement following disorder in Liverpool City Centre last night (26 June).
Culture

Music Fund supporting city region’s economic recovery

The Liverpool City Region’s Music Fund has supported more than 50 music industry businesses.
General News

Households into Work team set to resume face-to-face support.

This will begin from 1st July 2020. (Photo taken before social distancing)
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

The Good Business Festival announces new format and event partners

The Good Business Festival, has announced further details of its new format with partners, content and ambassadors unveiled for the first time.
General News

Could you be part of Liverpool City Region’s Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board?

The city region’s Fairness and Social Justice Advisory Board, FASJAB, is calling for new members.
General News

Revenue losses for local transport risk economic recovery Metro Mayor warns

Many local transport services are likely to become unsustainable in their current form due to the impact of the coronavirus lockdown, the Mayor of the Liverpool City Region has said.
General News

Metro Mayor and Government Ministers meet to discuss regional recovery following the pandemic

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram was welcomed by key central government ministers to a virtual regional coronavirus impact meeting to discuss how the Liverpool City Region and central government will work together to drive economic recovery.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Metro Mayor launches new LCR Future Innovation Fund to support the city region’s most innovative SMEs

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has launched the £3m LCR Future Innovation Fund to support businesses in the region to adapt and innovate in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.