Two popular Liverpool sites honoured with ‘Oscars of the park world’

Two Liverpool parks have been hailed among the best in the country having received the coveted Green Flag and Green Heritage statuses.Sefton Park and Stanley Park have been awarded both of the internationally recognised, government-backed accolades, dubbed the ‘Oscars of the park world’.On receiving the Green Flag honours, which recognise ... Read More...

Mayor: Football hubs to support next generation of Gerrards and Rooneys

New state-of-the-art football hubs will help develop the “next generation of Gerrards and Rooneys” according to Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson.The Parklife project will see the creation of 12 floodlit 3G pitches, as well as health and fitness and coaching facilities, across Liverpool.Liverpool City Council says completion of four of ... Read More...

John Moores Painting Prize 2018 winner announced

Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery has announced the winner of the prestigious John Moores Painting Prize 2018.Artist Jacqui Hallum, who will receive a £25,000 prize, is the 30th winner of the award which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year.Jacqui's winning entry 'King and Queen of Wands', is a multi-part work comprising three loose cotton sheets which ... Read More...