Mayor: Football hubs to support next generation of Gerrards and Rooneys

New state-of-the-art football hubs will help develop the “next generation of Gerrards and Rooneys” according to Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson.The Parklife project will see the creation of 12 floodlit 3G pitches, as well as health and fitness and coaching facilities, across Liverpool.Liverpool City Council says completion of four of ... Read More...

The Interview: Liverpool’s ‘Forrest Gump’ on his record-breaking running challenge

The Interview: Liverpool’s ‘Forrest Gump’ on his record-breaking running challenge Interview with Rob Pope Croxteth vet Rob Pope has smashed records and raised thousands for charities in a mammoth adventure partly inspired by Forrest Gump. The ambitious runner made big sacrifices and tested his fitness to cross America five times before declaring ... Read More...

The Interview: Andy Grant on life-changing injury to medal success

The Interview: Andy Grant on life-changing injury to medal success Interview with Andy Grant Bootle-born Andy Grant joined the Royal Marines aged 17. Three years later he was hit by an explosion in Afghanistan and suffered catastrophic injuries including a severely damaged right leg.  Following countless operations and against doctors’ advice, Andy chose to ... Read More...