Cultural events generate more than £85 million for Liverpool economy

Cultural events in Liverpool generated more than £85 million for the local economy last year, it has been revealed.High profile happenings such as the Giants Spectacular, Bordeaux Wine Festival and Liverpool International Music Festival (LIMF) attracted more than 2.2m people to the city.The figures have been revealed as part of the ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Six Memos exhibition, netball champions compete and more Curated by Natasha Young ART |Acclaimed European showcase arrives in Liverpool Work by 20 established and up and coming European artists is on show in St George’s Hall’s The Bridge Gallery from today (11 January) as ‘Six Memos’ opens.Until ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Street Orchestra Live, Veganuary and more Curated by Natasha Young MUSIC |Street Orchestra Live to pop up around the city The UK’s pop-up 40-strong Street Orchestra Live is in Liverpool for the first time and will be performing for free in public spaces around the city.They’ll play ... Read More...

Most read features of 2018: Top 5 interviews

Most read features of 2018: Top 5 interviews As the year draws to a close, look back on the most popular interviews  published on ymliverpool.com in 2018, featuring visiting celebrities and local talent. #1 | Pete Best - life after The Beatles Despite being one of just six people ever able to call ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Winter Arts Market, Beauty and the Beast and more Curated by Natasha Young SHOPPING | Arts market adds creativity to Christmas gift search Open Culture’s annual Winter Arts Market returns to Liverpool Cathedral on Saturday (1 December), bringing a wealth of creative Christmas gift ideas.And as you ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Turner Prize winner’s project, major Fernand Léger exhibition & Toxteth Day of the Dead Curated by Natasha Young ART | Turner Prize winner premieres new artwork Turner Prize-winning Lubaina Himid premieres her new artwork series ‘Random Coincidence’ at Liverpool Central Library from today (23 November) until 7 ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Christmas street party, Pop Up in the Palm House and more   FESTIVE | Christmas street party in Liverpool ONE See the retail and leisure complex light up with an evening of fun and festivities from 4-8pm today (16 November), getting the countdown to Christmas truly underway.The ... Read More...