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Business & Economic Resilience Updates

“We cannot allow a lost generation” – Metro Mayor

Speaking at the first meeting of the new Liverpool City Region Economic Recovery Panel, Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has spoken of the shared responsibility to avoid a lost generation of young people.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

£180m of Existing Liverpool City Region Schemes that will help drive our Economic Recovery

£180 million of investments in the Liverpool City Region’s economy that were made last year will be vital to driving the region’s post COVID-19 economic recovery, says Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram.
General News

Young people invited to join the Metro Mayor’s Youth Advisory Group to tackle Coronavirus impact

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has announced the creation of a Youth Advisory Group as part of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on young people.
General News

More Mersey Ferry services added as people Rethink Travel

Commuter services will increase from Monday 1 June.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

“We must be ambitious for our economic recovery” – Metro Mayor

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has set out the Combined Authority’s initial analysis of the economic impact of COVID-19 on the city region and revealed the first steps of a four-pronged approach to drive economic and business recovery. 
General News

LCR Cares distributes more than £1 million in less than two months

Less than two months after it was launched, LCR Cares, the community fund set up by Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram, working in partnership with the Community Foundation for Merseyside and the National Emergencies Trust, has now distributed more than £1 million to 240 community groups.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Metro Mayor launches Sustain – a new programme to support Liverpool City Region businesses

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has launched the latest support programme designed to help Liverpool City Region business leaders navigate the unprecedented shock to the local economy of COVID-19.
General News

The Case for the Liverpool City Region: The impact of Covid-19 is greater in the Liverpool City Region than anywhere else

A clear message to the Government from the Liverpool City Region’s Metro Mayor and all political leaders across the City Region, asking for fair funding to help them avoid devastating consequences for the people of Merseyside.
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Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Metro Mayor Announces Liverpool City Region Economic Recovery Panel

Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has announced the creation of a Liverpool City Region Economic Recovery Panel, to help steer the city region through the economic recovery following the coronavirus crisis.
General News

Mersey Ferries to re-start commuter services and temporary suspension of Mersey Tunnel tolls to end from Thursday 14 May.

The announcement comes as more people are expected to travel and return to work this week.