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.
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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.
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Free adult education courses for low income learners

Level two courses will now be available - free - to people earning up to the Living Wage 

Metro Mayor launches programme to improve the gender balance in tech sector

Steve Rotheram has teamed up with InnovateHer to help get more girls into tech.

Liverpool City Region Careers Hub to improve opportunities for young people

The LEP has launched a new careers hub to help young people make better careers choices.
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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.
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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.
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Metro Mayor says 18,000 more construction workers are needed

A Combined Authority report says that thousands of additional construction jobs will be needed in the coming years to meet demand.