The latest news from the Mayoral Club

Liverpool BID Company wins ballot for a further term of Retail & Leisure BID

10th July 2018 | By Sam Martin

Businesses in Liverpool back £5m masterplan to make the city centre safer and cleaner. Businesses in Liverpool have backed a £5m masterplan to make the city centre safer and cleaner. Liverpool BID Company secured a resounding 66% yes vote on the month-long postal ballot from its BID levy payers for a further term of the … Continued..

Major new public artwork for Liverpool waterfront to mark cultural anniversaries will be iconic landmark for City Region

| By Sam Martin

Liverpool Biennial and Tate Liverpool today announced a new joint project with internationally acclaimed artist Ugo Rondinone – his first major work in the UK. The sculpture, called Liverpool Mountain will stand at over 10 metres tall, next to Tate Liverpool in Royal Albert Dock Liverpool. The work is planned to be unveiled this autumn. … Continued..

Liverpool city centre’s booming hotels on course to smash sales record for 2018

| By Sam Martin

More than 820,000 hotel rooms were sold in the city centre in the first five months of the year and the International Business Festival in June will boost the figures even more. Liverpool city centre’s booming hotel sector is on course for another record year after more than 820,000 rooms were sold in the first five … Continued..

Celebrate your graduation at Fazenda

| By Sam Martin

Eleanor Roosevelt once said ‘The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams’. As your new chapter starts, Fazenda is the perfect place to celebrate your accomplishments this graduation. Indulge in continuous table side experience of freshly-grilled meats to mark this special occasion with your loved ones. Each graduate will receive … Continued..

Wild Thang are proud to be Culture Liverpool’s official uniform sponsor & partner for 2018/19

| By Sam Martin

2018 is a very special year for the city region, being 10 years since Capital Of Culture & Wild Thang are really proud to be sponsoring & supplying the Culture Teams Uniform. In 2008 Liverpool was named European Capital of Culture, since then they have never been far from the spotlight. Over the last five … Continued..

Liverpool’s Dream wants you!

9th July 2018 | By Sam Martin

The team behind what is set to be the biggest free street theatre event in the UK this year is looking to recruit hundreds of volunteers to be part of the unforgettable experience. Liverpool’s Dream will see Giants wandering the streets of Liverpool and Wirral for the final time from 4-7 October, and the team … Continued..

Pier Head reaches new heights with ‘Thrill Village’ 

6th July 2018 | By Tammi Murphy

Attention thrill seekers – Europe’s fastest thrill ride among 5 world class new experiences coming to Liverpool! From Saturday 14th July, The Pier Head Village Festival is taking fun to the next level, with family attractions, art galleries, artisan markets and new thrill rides set to tower over the city’s iconic waterfront. ‘Thrill Village’, created … Continued..

Liverpool is first city to take advantage of app-based on-demand public transport service ArrivaClick.

| By Tammi Murphy

Liverpool is to become the first UK city to run ArrivaClick, the Arriva UK Demand-Responsive Transport (DRT) solution, creating up to 70 new jobs. Complementing the existing bus network, ArrivaClick is to be the largest service of its type in the UK with the potential to transform thousands of journeys. The innovative new minibus service … Continued..

Shanghai artists take over Liverpool waterfront

11th July 2018 | By Tammi Murphy

11am Friday 13 July 2018: The basement of Cunard Building, Water Street entrance – Sneak peek of This is Shanghai contemporary art exhibition.   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 … Continued..

Get On (card)Board for Castle Creations!

4th July 2018 | By Tammi Murphy

SIX extraordinary structures made of cardboard, tape and community spirit will be created in each borough this summer in what is a cultural first for Liverpool City Region. Lost Castles will see hundreds of volunteers work with thousands of cardboard boxes to build monumental castle-inspired structures, some of which will be based on actual medieval … Continued..