The theme for 2011 in Liverpool could be (more…)
The British Side of Liverpool Cosmopolitanism
Amongst the many things Liverpool (more…)
Heritage in a tough climate – what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger?
I can’t help feeling mixed emotions about recent developments for Liverpool’s (more…)
More awards for Merseyside buildings
Leave! Before it’s too late!
Although according to one report, it already is too late. Policy Exchange, a ‘right-of-centre’ Think Tank have branded Liverpool (among others) as beyond help. All the regeneration efforts are wasting (more…)
New Beatles Museum, park postscards, and Councillors accused of being intimidating
A new Beatles museum is being planned for the revamped Pier Head, part of the new Pier Head-based Mersey Ferries terminal. While the irony of this association may have been lost on the builders, the new (more…)
New Culture Secretary in his ‘dream job’
In the latest cabinet re-shuffle by Mr Brown, James Purnell has been replaced as Culture Secretary by Andy Burnham, who grew up in Newton-le-Willows. Already he has been to visit his ‘home town’, and given (more…)