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Housing First Course Welcomes Delegates From Around The World

It will enable the trainees to go back to their home countries and train others to deliver the Housing First approach.
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Metro Mayor recognises local workers and regional firms on completion of new rail depot

Steve Rotheram thanked workers at Stadler Rail depot in Kirkdale for their efforts in helping to bring new state-of-the-art trains to the Liverpool City Region.

First Liverpool City Region Environment Summit Celebrates Community Action in Year of the Environment

Liverpool City Region’s first ever Environmental Summit today (Friday 8 November) will feature a celebration of a year of community environmental projects
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Metro Mayor Calls for £200m To Clean Up Brownfield Sites for Housing

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has called on this, or any future government, to provide £200m funding to clean up brownfield sites and make them ready for development.

Liverpool City Region Apprenticeship Portal Shortlisted For European Award

Be-More, the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s UCAS-style apprenticeship portal, has been shortlisted for a prestigious European award.
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Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram launches Good Business Festival

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region,…

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Publishes Clean Air Proposals

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority will be asked to endorse an interim air quality action plan at its meeting next Friday (1 November).
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Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram Announces Potential £5 million Support for Social Economy

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, will announce plans to establish a fund to support socially trading organisations to multiply and grow across the city region, including potential funding from the Combined Authority of up to £5 million.
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New ‘MetroCard’ travel scheme to replace Walrus card

A new MetroCard smart travel scheme is to replace the Liverpool…

Simon O’Brien named as Liverpool City Region cycling and walking commissioner

Simon will be helping to deliver the Metro Mayor’s vision for an active travel revolution across all six districts of the city region

Finalists in the Liverpool City Region Culture and Creativity Awards announced.

Six of the finalists – those for the People’s Choice award - will now go to a public vote.