The Florrie receives national Historic England award for building’s rescue

Liverpool’s Florence Institute has received a national accolade at the Historic England Angel Awards 2018.The building, affectionately known as ‘The Florrie’, won in the Best Rescue of a Historic Building or Place category during a ceremony last night (27 November).The awards were hosted by historian Bettany Hughes at the Gillian ... Read More...

Prescot shops and restaurants receive special Knowsley Business Award

Prescot traders received a surprise accolade for their contribution to the area as the biggest ever Knowsley Business Awards took place.The annual celebration of the borough’s individuals and organisations returned last night (22 November), with 850 guests in attendance.Retailers and food and drink establishments from Prescot’s independent business community were ... 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...

Christmas countdown: Festive family fun in Liverpool

Christmas countdown: Festive family fun in Liverpool Get out and about in Liverpool to enjoy the countdown to Christmas – there’s something for everyone. Words by Natasha YoungSuper-sized Santa Where? Museum of LiverpoolWhat’s happening? Christmas 2018 marks the return of the famous Blackler’s giant Santa to the museum. The statue was formerly in the old ... Read More...