Liverpool City Region Combined Authority approves funding for £14m Network Space scheme at Mere Grange

Developer, Network Space, has successfully secured £1.85m of funding to further develop the Mere Grange mixed employment and residential site in Lea Green, St Helens. The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority approved the £1.85m bid on Friday 16 June, as part of funding available through the Single Investment Fund (SIF). Mere Grange is a 21-acre … Read more

Metro Mayor and Combined Authority unveil 100 day plan

The Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor and Combined Authority are today, (Friday 14th July), unveiling an ambitious 100 day plan to ensure that its historic Devolution Deal makes an immediate and tangible impact on communities across the six boroughs. The plan sets out more than 50 pledges and actions that will be delivered over the … Read more

New road safety strategy for the Liverpool City Region given the green light

The Liverpool City Region’s Road Safety Strategy 2017-2020 was approved at today’s Liverpool City Region Combined Authority meeting. This three year strategy aims to reduce the number of those killed and seriously injured on Merseyside’s roads. The plan outlines the methods and measures that will be used by partners who make up the Merseyside Road … Read more

Work gets underway on ‘Halton Curve’ to boost Liverpool City Region, Cheshire and North Wales rail links

Alun Cairns: Improvements will help unlock economic growth opportunities for North Wales Work has started on the 1.5 miles of rail track, known as the ‘Halton Curve’, that will unlock leisure and business opportunities between the Liverpool City Region, its airport, Cheshire and North Wales. Leaders and key officials will today (Friday 14th July) be marking … Read more

Life chances commission publishes ‘game changing’ programme for the Liverpool City Region

A programme of innovative work to improve children’s life chances has been revealed by the Liverpool City Region Child Poverty and Life Chances Commission. Publishing their latest annual report, the new programme represents the next step to deliver the long-term vision to reduce child poverty across the City Region and ensure that children get the … Read more

Have your say on the Liverpool City Region Rights of Way Improvement Plan (2018-2028)

Consultation for the Liverpool City Region Rights of Way Improvement Plan is now underway. This is a joint ten year plan prepared by the six Liverpool City Region local authorities and Merseytravel, on behalf of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, to improve the local network of public rights of way. There are 671 kilometres … Read more