Smithdown Road: Spotlight on the transforming Liverpool street

Smithdown Road: Spotlight on the transforming Liverpool street For decades a student hub, Smithdown Road and its surrounding suburbs have long been a bustling mix of homes, businesses and cultures. Now a growing assortment of popular bars and restaurants, coupled with an evolving demographic, means the area could be experiencing its biggest ... Read More...

Council plans crackdown on HMOs in the Dales

Plans to crack down on the number of HMOs (House in Multiple Occupation) in the Dales neighbourhood of Smithdown have been revealed.Liverpool City Council says the over concentration of shared housing is impacting on the lives of local residents with noise complaints and anti-social behaviour (ASB) incidents above the city average.Currently, ... Read More...

Tiger Rock Hawker opening city centre branch

East Asian eatery Tiger Rock Hawker will open its second Liverpool branch by expanding into the city centre next month.The Smithdown Road establishment is celebrating its first anniversary with the launch of a new outlet on North John Street.Owned by husband and wife duo Kean and Vikki Teh, Tiger Rock Hawker serves up ... Read More...

New council plans to limit HMOs revealed

Plans to limit the number of houses in multiple occupancy (HMO) in parts of Liverpool have been revealed.Liverpool City Council’s cabinet is expected to approve the new policy which will target areas with high levels of HMOs including roads surrounding Smithdown and Ullet Road.The 'HMO Strategy' plans to give the council greater ... Read More...