Moon landing: Liverpool City Region events marking 50th anniversary

Moon landing: Liverpool events marking 50th anniversary As the 50th anniversary of the moon landing is marked in 2019, Liverpool has a host of totally space-tacular events lined up. Curated by Natasha Young Fernley Observatory open days Monthly | Hesketh Park, Southport When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to take steps on ... Read More...

Liverpool’s favourite cultural events returning in 2019: Africa Oyé and more…

Liverpool's favourite cultural events returning in 2019 Familiar cultural favourites are returning to Liverpool in 2019, bringing another helping of exciting line-ups and unique additions. Words by Natasha YoungOyé on the way with another bumper line-up Popular summer festival Africa Oyé will fill Sefton Park with the music and culture of Africa and ... Read More...

Get ready for the weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Chinese New Year, mini art school and more 9-10 February | Curated by Natasha YoungPacked programme of Chinese New Year celebrations Liverpool will mark the Year of the Pig and 20 years of the city’s twinning with Shanghai this weekend by staging live performances, traditional entertainment ... 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...

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...

Royal Albert Dock: New tenants and ‘Royal’ status boosting footfall

New tenants and the acquisition of ‘Royal’ status have boosted visitor numbers at Liverpool’s Royal Albert Dock according to bosses.The latest data shows footfall increased by 13% during the April to September summer period this year, compared to the same six months in 2017.An expanding events programme and the role the Grade ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Immersive AURORA arrives, traffic-free cycling fun and more.   EXPERIENCE | 'Walk through water' at AURORA AURORA arrives at Toxteth Reservoir today (21 September), transforming the cave-like vaults of the Grade II-listed site into an immersive ‘walk through water’ experience.Open for bookable hourly sessions from Thursday to ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get ready for the weekend in Liverpool Rum and Gin Festival, pop-up cinema screening, last chance to catch painting showcase and more   FESTIVAL | Rum and Gin Festival arrives at landmark Toast the end of the summer in style as the UK’s Rum and Gin Festival tour stops off at Liverpool’s St George’s ... Read More...

Council rejects LFC plans to host non-football events at Anfield

Liverpool Football Club’s plans to host non-football sporting events at Anfield have been rejected by the council’s planning committee.Objections to the proposals had been put forward by and on behalf of neighbouring residents which included concerns over an increase in disruption and noise levels.The first application, which was rejected, also included ... Read More...