Erin's blog | Liam Byrne MP for Metro Mayor

Covid infection rates are going in the wrong direction - so we need Government to step up NOW so we can avoid a Leicester-style lockdown 

We can't have a testing letdown that triggers city lockdown. 

I've spent the last few days talking to ministers, city leaders and MPs - and colleagues in Leicester to learn the lessons from their experience. 

Liam Byrne, Shadow Mayor of the West Midlands, has today asked the region’s Tory Mayor to explain why three out of the seven boroughs in the region appear to have been left out of his plans to ‘Get Britain Building’ despite forecasts that unemploymen

Birmingham Labour Party has called on Andy Street to prove he has the funding available to reopen Moseley Station, as figures reveal that there is a £52 million black hole in the Mayor's plans.

A planning application to reopen Moseley Railway Station to commuter trains was submitted by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) on Thursday May 21st. The Mayor unveiled his plans with a video on his Facebook Page the same day.