More young people with learning disabilities helped into work in Liverpool

Young people with learning disabilities are being supported into work through a new scheme launched by Liverpool City Council.The council has teamed up with the Marriott Hotel, Hilton Hotel and grounds maintenance partner Glendale Liverpool to offer supported internship placements.Just 6% of young people with learning disabilities in the city ... Read More...

MCM Liverpool Comic Con cancelled

Next year’s MCM Liverpool Comic Con, due to take place at Exhibition Centre Liverpool in March, has been cancelled.The organiser of the international pop culture event announced via social media that it has decided to axe the Liverpool show indefinitely.Anyone who has already bought tickets for the event will be ... Read More...

Green light for multi-million pound Metquarter transformation

A multi-million pound regeneration Liverpool’s Metquarter has been given the go-ahead.Liverpool City Council has approved plans which will see the Whitechapel shopping centre repositioned as the city’s “premium retail and restaurant destination”.Owner Queensberry Real Estate, which acquired the shopping centre in January 2016, submitted a detailed planning application for the ... Read More...

Strawberry Field: ‘Final piece in Liverpool’s Beatles jigsaw’ given the go-ahead

Plans to transform Strawberry Field into a new visitor centre and work hub for young people have been given the go-ahead.Liverpool City Council’s planning committee approved The Salvation Army’s ambitious plans, which have been described as the "final piece in Liverpool’s Beatles jigsaw", at a meeting yesterday (14 November).The 1970s ... Read More...