Culture

The Liverpool City Region announces members of Music Board

A panel of experts from the world of music will be announced as members of a new music board.
Budget
Steve Rotheram giving a speech

Steve Rotheram announces priorities for the coming year

The Metro Mayor sets out an ambitious set of priorities to generate jobs, improve skills and deliver investment.
Environment

Liverpool City Region launches the Year of the Environment

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has officially declared 2019 as the Year of Action on the Environment.
Knowsley

£12m paves the way for Halsnead Garden Village development

The Combined Authority has approved £12m funding to support the creation of the development near Whiston.
General News

Combined Authority responds to job losses at Jaguar Land Rover

Combined Authority leaders met with management to establish how announced job losses will affect the local workforce.
Devolution

Steve Rotheram vows to bring politics to the people

The Metro Mayor will hold a new series of public meetings to help bring politics to people across the city region.
Environment

Work to start on 600km walking and cycling network

Work is set to begin on the first phase of a 600km network of cycling and walking routes across the Liverpool City Region.
General News

Steve Rotheram announces tender for new Mersey Ferry

Plans for a new Mersey Ferry for the Liverpool City Region are now a a step closer with the project being put out to tender.
Apprenticeships

Young apprentices benefit from half-price bus travel

Launched in 2018, the Apprentice Travelcard gives young apprentices living and working in our city region discounted travel.
General News
New Merseyrail Trains

State-of-the-art trains are coming to the Liverpool City Region

A fleet of new, state-of-the-art trains, which will transform the way people travel across the city region will be arriving in 2020.
General News
Statement on Cammell Laird Industrial Action

Statement regarding industrial action at Cammell Laird

Members of the Cammell Laird Taskforce have welcome the agreement to suspend the current industrial action.
Environment

The Liverpool City Region trials charge-on-the-go electric bus

Merseytravel and bus operator Stagecoach have recently ran a two month trial of fully electric, zero emission buses.