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

Metro Mayor welcomes move to make travel easier for those carrying out essential journeys

Valid Merseyrail tickets to be accepted on City Region bus services.
Business & Economic Resilience Updates

Merseyrail and the RMT Union reach agreement on release of back-dated pay awards to support Guards during Coronavirus crisis

The agreement was reached during talks over the weekend, brokered by Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram.
General News

New trains for the Merseyrail network begin to take shape

The basic structure of the first train is now complete.

Metro Mayor announces half-price rail travel for young apprentices in the Liverpool City Region

The move could save could save apprentices aged 19-24 up to £680 a year.
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.