The parents of a severely disabled man have written to the Prime Minister begging him for help after their benefits were cut because he turned 18.
Liam Barker is unable to breathe without help but because he's now classed as an adult his family is struggling on the money they now get.
More top news
Nominations are now open for the ITV Fundraiser of the Year Award 2019
The contract includes designing and building a new train fleet and maintenance depot. The winning bid will be announced in January 2020.
Councils say they want to create new rail services, improve stations and build walk and cycle routes across the region.