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...

Liverpool International Carnival lines up new 2017 location

The annual Liverpool International Carnival will relocate this summer as organisers look to broaden its appeal.The Brouhaha International team behind the event is this year collaborating with Liverpool International Music Festival (LIMF) and Liverpool City Council to host the vibrant celebration.The colourful parade, which has previously started in the city ... Read More...

Trevor Nelson: ‘If you see me on a flyer it’s because I really want to do it’

Trevor Nelson insists he ‘isn’t in it for the money’ ahead his appearance at this summer’s Liverpool International Music Festival (LIMF).The pioneering DJ and radio presenter has spilled the beans on what fans can expect from his festival set in a wide-ranging interview.Trevor, who has been instrumental in championing top ... Read More...

Liverpool Loves festival gets underway

A three-day celebration of the city region will begin today (4 August) as the Liverpool Loves festival gets underway.The award-winning waterfront event is expected to be bigger than last year’s inaugural festivities as the packed programme follows themes of business, culture, food and wellbeing.A Liverpool Loves Business day of seminars ... Read More...

Packed family programme revealed for LIMF

A programme of family activities and food has been unveiled for Liverpool International Music Festival’s (LIMF) Summer Jam weekend next month.Organisers are promising the festival’s biggest Family Zone yet when the free Sefton Park event returns on 22-24 July.Arts workshops, beach huts, street theatre will take place and the event’s ... Read More...