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Metro Mayor welcomes first new train to the Liverpool City Region

The train was unveiled at a newly redeveloped Stadler rail depot in Kirkdale

Ultrafast broadband infrastructure for Liverpool City Region by 2023

Infrastructure which will enable ultrafast broadband connectivity across Liverpool City Region to be delivered to all 6 boroughs.
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Metro Mayor: “I’ll step in to save Halton Transport buses serving schools”

Statement following Halton Borough Council’s announcement that the process to put Halton Transport in to liquidation has commenced.
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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Approves £2m for Moss Nook Housing Scheme

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved more than £2 million to enable the development of 240 homes at Moss Nook in St Helens.
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New report calls for government action on Universal Credit

The Resolution Foundation in partnership with the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, has called on the government to make vital reforms in three key areas.
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Housing First celebrate clients' 'firsts'

There have been many notable moments for the people we are working with during the first six months of delivery.

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Announces Proposals for £5.3m Funding for Data-Driven Health Improvements

Proposals have been announced for a ground-breaking project that could help prevent falls for elderly people, tackle antibiotic resistance and improve many other areas of health and social care through better use of data and technologies.
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Metro Mayor’s fast and flexible fund now ready to unlock growth

A new £20 million fund designed to support sustained growth for Liverpool City Region’s most ambitious businesses, is about to launch.

Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region Proposes Freeze on Precept and Tunnel Tolls

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region, has unveiled budget proposals for Liverpool City Region Combined Authority in 2020/21.

Further funding secured for Kirkby

The Combined Authority will be stepping up to support the Council’s purchase of St Modwen's assets by investing £10 million allocated from the Single Investment Fund.
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Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram Announces £16.1 million for Skills across the Liverpool City Region

The investment will fund skills education at colleges, local authorities and learning providers across the Liverpool City Region.

Inaugural Liverpool City Region Culture and Creativity Awards take place

The winners were named at a glittering ceremony held at the Lady Lever Art Gallery in this year's Borough of Culture - Wirral.