River Festival 2019: Art & entertainment along Liverpool’s waterfront – Gallery

River Festival 2019: Art & entertainment along Liverpool's waterfront - Gallery Words by Natasha Young | Images courtesy of Liverpool City Council Liverpool’s popular River Festival returned with a vibrant schedule of art and entertainment along the city’s waterfront. The 1-2 June event, which also ran alongside the Changing Tides programme bringing ‘Gaia’ ... Read More...

Liverpool to showcase 23ft Earth replica as programme of festivities returns

Liverpool Cathedral visitors can witness the world under one roof in the coming months as the landmark welcomes majestic artwork ‘Gaia’.Following the success of last year’s ‘Museum of the Moon’, which attracted 60,000 visitors, this latest spectacle will see a 23ft replica of Earth featuring accurate and detailed NASA imagery ... Read More...

Search on for planners to help transform part of Liverpool’s waterfront

National Museums Liverpool is on the hunt for planners to help transform its waterfront estate.The brief is to create a modern visitor attraction which connects Liverpool’s historic waterfront with the city, its architecture and the River Mersey.The affected area, around the Canning Graving Docks, is at the heart of Liverpool’s World Heritage ... Read More...

River of Light celebrations returning to illuminate both sides of Mersey

River of Light will return in November, lighting up both sides of the Mersey with a specially commissioned musical display.Entitled ‘The Elements’, the spectacle will act as the finale for the Liverpool 2018 programme’s ‘China Dream’ season as well as the area’s bonfire celebration.Taking place on 4 November, the display ... Read More...

‘World class visitor attraction’ planned for Royal Liver Building

Plans for a ‘world class visitor attraction’, café/bar and a new restaurant at Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building have been revealed.The proposals form part of multiple newly submitted applications to carry out renovations at the Grade I-listed waterfront landmark.The overall scheme would mark phase two of updating the iconic building, which ... Read More...