Liverpool City Council to pull out of cruise terminal
After 15 years of operating the Liverpool Cruise Terminal, the local authority is looking to surrender its lease to make way for a third party to run the facility – while also jumping ship on its plans for a new one.
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Sunak’s transport games leave North fending for itself
Once again, we have seen the real view from Westminster – with leaders looking down on the regions and assuming we will dance to any tune they play for us, writes Paul Unger of Place North.
Manchester leaders propose HS2 workaround
Manchester City Council Leader Bev Craig and GM Mayor Andy Burnham said they would be “open” to conceding some ground in the short term in a bid to prevent the Prime Minister scrapping the Northern leg of the rail project entirely.
‘Levelling up? My a**e’ says Burnham over rumours govt will pull HS2 Northern leg
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and chancellor Jeremy Hunt are discussing ditching the high-speed rail project after it reaches Birmingham, according to The Independent. Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham was not amused.