University of Liverpool to break ground on 400-seat music venue

The University of Liverpool is preparing to start work on a £20.5 million Arts and Humanities Centre featuring a 400-seat auditorium.It’s hoped the performance space will ‘sit alongside the UK’s leading concert venues, as well as complementing established city destinations such as the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall’.According to the university, ground ... Read More...

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 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...