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Liverpool to stick with mayoral model until at least 2023 

Dan Whelan

Despite the controversial scrapping of its all-female mayoral shortlist, the city's Labour councillors voted against a motion to revert back to a leader and cabinet model at an emergency meeting on Saturday. 

L4 earmarked for 10-year regeneration

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Sarah Townsend

Liverpool City Council has unveiled a plan to improve the historical retail heart of the Walton district in the north of the city and has secured £1m to start the project.

Anderson to step aside following arrest 

Dan Whelan

The mayor of Liverpool will embark on a period of unpaid leave from the city council “to focus on cooperating with the police”, after he was arrested last week as part of a corruption investigation.

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Whitehall intervenes in Liverpool arrests scandal

Sarah Townsend

The council has been ordered to disclose to the Government details of any of its upcoming property development or disposal plans, and its strategy to secure “effective governance” following a string of high-profile arrests.