Liverpool’s reputation ‘still being influenced by Capital of Culture status’

Liverpool’s national and international reputation continues to be influenced by its 2008 European Capital of Culture status according to new research.Findings by the Institute of Cultural Capital (ICC) highlight changes including a “growth in national confidence and stronger appreciation of Liverpool as a desirable cultural centre”.Dr Beatriz Garcia and her ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Where to see the Giants Spectacle and The Kazimier co-founder’s ‘live exhibition’   STREET THEATRE | Where to watch the Giants this weekend The spectacular ‘Liverpool’s Dream’ is now in full swing with Giants strolling around the city region from now until Sunday (7 October).Find out where ... Read More...

Plans for Waterloo office to residential conversion dismissed on appeal

Two applications to convert Waterloo offices into apartments have been dismissed on appeal by the Planning Inspectorate.The separate applications both proposed that existing workspace at 1-3 Crosby Road South be converted and extended to provide 30 and 32 homes respectively.DPP Planning submitted both sets of plans earlier this year on ... Read More...

Vintage market, café and creative workshop planned for Ten Streets

A vintage market, café and creative workshop could transform a vacant warehouse in Liverpool’s Ten Streets area if plans are approved.The proposed venue in the emerging district would also have space outside for occasional street food units and seating.Liverpool City Council’s planning committee will consider the plans for the Cotton ... Read More...

Stihl TIMBERSPORTS: YM Liverpool tries out the ‘original extreme sport’

Later this month the world’s best choppers, slicers and sawyers will descend on Liverpool for the 2018 Stihl TIMBERSPORTS World Championship. Described as the “original extreme sport”, the history of TIMBERSPORTS stretches back to 19th Century Australia and competitive foresters who would challenge each other after work, testing their technique and ... Read More...