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New Merseyrail Trains

New state-of-the-art trains are coming to Liverpool City Region

A fleet of new, state-of-the-art trains, which will transform the way people travel in and around the city region will be arriving in 2020 as part of a £460 million investment by the Combined Authority...
Devolution
Steve Rotheram

Metro Mayor Vows to Bring Politics to the People

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, is to hold a new series of informal public meetings as a way of taking politics to the people of the Liverpool City Region in 2019.
Energy & Environment

Work set to start on first phase of 600km walking and cycling network for the Liverpool City Region

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

Metro Mayor announces tender for new Mersey Ferry

Plans for a new Mersey Ferry are one step closer with Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor, Steve Rotheram, announcing that the project is now out to tender (Friday 14 December)
General News

Young Apprentices benefit from half-price bus travel

Launched in 2018, the Apprentice Travelcard allows young apprentices living and working in Liverpool City Region to get to and from work at a heavily discounted rate.
General News
Statement on Cammell Laird Industrial Action

Statement on Cammell Laird Industrial Action

This statement is signed by members of the Cammell Laird Taskforce and endorsed by all leaders and mayors of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority's constituent local authorities - Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral
General News

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

A fleet of new, state-of-the-art trains, which will transform the way people travel in and around the city region will be arriving in 2020 as part of a £460 million investment by the Combined Authority...
General News

The Big Bus debate – Let’s discuss the bus!

The Big Bus Debate is a year-long public conversation to help inform how Liverpool City Region’s bus network can be better in the future.
Digital

Digital Spine to connect ultra-fast fibre broadband across Liverpool City Region

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is investing in a digital ‘spine’ to connect the city region’s key digital assets, the Hartree super computer...
General News

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Approves £24m Funding for Parkside Link Road in St Helens

At a meeting earlier today, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority approved funding of £23.8m for the Parkside Link Road project, expected to enable the creation of 3000 new jobs......