Christopher Shannon interview: Liverpool-born fashion designer a hit with Rihanna, Stormzy and more

Christopher Shannon interview: Liverpool-born fashion designer a hit with Rihanna, Stormzy and more For someone who didn't really want to become a fashion designer, having your clothes worn by the likes of Rihanna, Stormzy and Kylie Minogue is pretty impressive. London-based creator Christopher Shannon, who grew up in Mossley Hill, talks to ... Read More...

London city break: An insiders’ guide

London city break: An insiders' guide Free museums in abundance, a picture perfect skyline and architectural highlights. On paper there are plenty of similarities between our vibrant city and the buzzing metropolis of London. Like Liverpool though, the capital has no shortage of unique character to be explored beyond its most prominent ... Read More...

Food concept heading to city after ‘My Million Pound Menu’ backing

Food concept Pilgrim will relocate from London to Liverpool after receiving backing on BBC Two’s ‘My Million Pound Menu’.Last night’s (22 January) episode saw the city’s Graffiti Spirits Group offer the food venture a partnership opportunity for its forthcoming Duke Street Food & Drink Market.Matt Farrell, co-founder of the independent ... Read More...

Review: New Liverpool tour explores Peaky Blinders and Harry Potter locations

Review: New Liverpool tour explores Peaky Blinders and Harry Potter locations Review by Matthew Smith Whether you’re a fan of British independent cinema or Hollywood blockbusters, there’s no shortage of famous filming locations in Liverpool.Reel Tours, led by stand-up comedian and film fanatic Gary Lunt, has launched the only walking tour of ... Read More...

Five shortlisted designs revealed for Prescot Market Place

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the shortlist for the design competition to reimagine Prescot Market Place.Launched in May, the global design contest invited concepts from architect or landscape architect–led teams to redesign the town’s currently unused public open space.There were 45 entries to the competition which ... Read More...