Liverpool Lib Dems Wave The White Flag

In a recent interview on BBC Radio 4's "Today" Programme, Liverpool Liberal Democrat Leader Cllr Warren Bradley surprised listeners by admitting that his Party was losing support in the city.

£1M to Fix Liverpool Pot Holes

Conservative Chancellor George Osborne recently announced a doubling in funding for councils to repair pot holes, from £100m to £200m. The extra money has come from savings made by the Department of Transport.

Budget Good For Families, Motorists, Business & Liverpool

The last Labour Government left the economy in a mess with record levels of debt and the largest budget deficit of any major economy. Despit this, Chancellor George Osborne managed to help Liverpool and many of its residents in his recent budget.

Enterprise Allowance Scheme Launched

Former Shadow Minister for Liverpool and current Work and Pensions Minister Chris Grayling MP recently launched the government’s “Enterprise Allowance” on Merseyside.

David Cameron Supports Liverpool

In January, Prime Minister David Cameron paid his fourth visit to Liverpool in 12 months.  He was joined by Lord Heseltine and Liverpool born Tesco Chief Executive Sir Terry Leahy to discuss ways of boosting the region’s economy.

Regional Growth Fund Launched

Former Minister for Merseyside Lord Heseltine launched the £1.4bn Regional Growth Fund in December 2010 in an event at Liverpool Town Hall.