Council’s ‘ethical housing company’ appoints contractor to build first homes

A contactor has been appointed to build the first homes by Liverpool City Council’s new ‘ethical housing company’.Subject to planning consent, the chosen housebuilder will deliver more than 100 properties in a North Liverpool scheme costing around £14 million.Birkenhead-based Lovell Partnerships will work with the local authority's Foundations company, which ... Read More...

Albert Dock to be renamed

The Albert Dock is to be renamed today in recognition for the important role the landmark has played in the city’s fortunes.From today (6 June), the waterfront destination will be known as The Royal Albert Dock Liverpool after receiving royal status.Albert Dock requested the status as part of its preparations for a ... Read More...

Council welcomes recommendation that Liverpool keeps World Heritage status

Liverpool City Council has welcomed a recommendation that the city maintains its World Heritage Site (WHS) status.An initial report published ahead of an annual meeting of the World Heritage Committee is recommending Liverpool is not deleted from the World Heritage list.Last summer, the committee concluded that Liverpool’s status on the ... Read More...