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...

FACT submits plans for Toxteth Reservoir installation

FACT has submitted plans for a new "immersive" art installation inside the disused Toxteth Reservoir.The Liverpool arts centre was awarded £250,000 last November from Arts Council England for ‘Rewire’.The visitor experience aims to explore the “power and effect of individual agency in the connected digital and physical world” with robotic ... Read More...

Liverpool’s Stuart era architecture: A lasting legacy

Liverpool's Stuart-era architecture: A lasting legacy The nation burns effigies and colours the sky with fireworks every 5 November to mark the anniversary of the Gunpowder Plot, an infamous act of Stuart-era treason. Annual explosions in the heavens aren’t the only reminder of this historical period in Liverpool, as several buildings erected during this ... Read More...