Decision details

LCR 156 - Acceptance of Grant for Digital Skills Funding

Decision Maker: Chief Executive of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority (Katherine Fairclough)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval is sought to receive a grant offer of £1million from the Department for Education to support digital skills development across the City Region.


RESOLVED – That the Chief Executive:


(i)           accepted the grant offer of £1m from Department for Education as set out in the offer letter in Appendix One;


(ii)          authorised all necessary steps to be taken to in order to optimise the deployment of this funding; and


(iii)         requested that regular performance reports are brought forward on implementation.



Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 17/09/2020

Date of decision: 14/09/2020

Effective from: 22/09/2020

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