Liverpool City Region has a rich heritage in popular music, film, television, theatre, literature, gaming, media and digital applications.
Local Growth Fund is Government’s funding pot of at least £2bn a year from 2015/16 to 2020/21.
Information about funding programmes the LEP and partners are involved in to help businesses grow.
The University of Liverpool is one of the UK’s leading research institutions, ranked in the top 1% of higher education institutions worldwide.
Our ambition is to ensure Liverpool City Region is able to deliver outstanding skills to underpin growth in our key sectors. To guarantee that residents and workers are equipped with the right skills, through developing existing talent and attracting new talent pivotal for sustainable growth.
Creating the skills needed to increase economic growth and improve productivity presents a considerable challenge to the City Region. Key interventions outlined in the Growth Strategy include comprehensive, sustained and coherent City Region based development and delivery of:
Recommendation from the City Region Area Based Review of Further Education, together with Skills for Growth work, will inform the Skills Strategy and future investment activity. (The full list of Skills for Growth agreements can be found here)