Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry visited the Birkenhead shipyard and engineering and was told Merseyside’s fast-growing maritime sector was the key to job and wealth creation. Liverpool city region’s £4bn maritime sector can drive local job and wealth creation over the next few years with shipyard Cammell Laird leading the charge. That was the clear … Continued..
New facility off Princes Dock will be incorporated into Peel’s £5bn Liverpool Waters development and is expected to see the creation of 500 jobs. Work on the next phase of Liverpool’s new £50m cruise terminal will begin in October after Liverpool City Region Combined Authority approved £20m for the project. The cash will come from the … Continued..
SUNDAY 19th AUGUST: The world’s top drift racers descended upon the city of Liverpool today to witness Gaz Whiter being crowned champion of Red Bull Drift Shifters; one of the biggest, loudest and most precise motorsport events to ever hit the UK. The competition saw twelve global drift legends showcase their skills just feet from excited spectators … Continued..
UK Parliament artist is creating artworks with Liverpool residents to explore impact of race relations laws
Artist Scarlett Crawford has been appointed by the UK Parliament for a new project entitled First Waves: Exploring the impact of race relations legislation in the UK. Over the course of her artist residency, Scarlett is holding workshops at partner organisations across the country, including Bluecoat, Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts. The project is timed … Continued..
Liverpool BID Company has revealed footfall figures that show the city centre’s high street continues to thrive and buck the national trend. Despite reports of a downturn nationally, Liverpool is on the up reporting 12 consecutive months of footfall growth year on year along with a 6.7 per cent year on year increase in footfall … Continued..
Ten acclaimed Chinese artists, living and working in Liverpool’s twin city Shanghai, will showcase their work in a brand new free exhibition taking over the waterfront. This is Shanghai will bring together the work of ten leading contemporary artists from China, reinforcing a creative link between the two cities which are often compared due to … Continued..
Peel Energy is to develop a district heat network at Liverpool Waters development, under the name of Mersey Heat. The first phase of the network will be centred on existing buildings around Princes Dock along with planned new developments along the waterfront. The heat network will support space heating and hot water provision within the … Continued..
Enquiries to: Culture Liverpool Direct line : 0151 233 2008 E-mail : [email protected] August 2018 Dear Resident / Business Red Bull Drift Shifters Event Day: Sunday 19th August 2018, Gates 09:30am, Event Starts 10:30am, Event Finish 2.30pm Road Closures for Event Setup: Friday 17th – Monday 20th August Liverpool is proud to host a … Continued..
A HUMONGOUS picnic blanket is going to be created by youngsters across Liverpool and Wirral to form part of October’s Giant spectacular. Thousands of children from the two areas will become Dream Catchers as they prepare for Liverpool’s Dream which takes place from 4-7 October. A brand new participation programme for schools and community groups … Continued..
Everton Football Club and its official charity, Everton in the Community, has launched a new mental health focused campaign to raise funds to build a permanent facility – called ‘The People’s Place’ – in the shadows of Goodison Park. The ‘People’s Place’ campaign has the backing and support of Everton CEO Professor Denise Barrett-Baxendale, first … Continued..