Liverpool city centre church plans ‘Homeless Jesus’ installation

One of Liverpool’s most well-known churches is planning to install a striking sculpture which depicts Jesus as a homeless person.Casts of ‘Homeless Jesus’ have been displayed in cities across the world including in Manchester outside St Ann's Church (pictured).Liverpool Parish Church (also known as St Nick’s) says placing a version ... Read More...

Liverpool’s economy boosted by heritage says new research

New research from Historic England has revealed the important contribution that heritage makes to Liverpool's economy.According to the Heritage Counts 2018 report, unique historic buildings are boosting employment and tourism spending across the North West.The latest figures show that in the North West, 20,800 people are directly employed in heritage ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Winter Arts Market, Beauty and the Beast and more Curated by Natasha Young SHOPPING | Arts market adds creativity to Christmas gift search Open Culture’s annual Winter Arts Market returns to Liverpool Cathedral on Saturday (1 December), bringing a wealth of creative Christmas gift ideas.And as you ... Read More...

The Florrie receives national Historic England award for building’s rescue

Liverpool’s Florence Institute has received a national accolade at the Historic England Angel Awards 2018.The building, affectionately known as ‘The Florrie’, won in the Best Rescue of a Historic Building or Place category during a ceremony last night (27 November).The awards were hosted by historian Bettany Hughes at the Gillian ... Read More...

Prescot shops and restaurants receive special Knowsley Business Award

Prescot traders received a surprise accolade for their contribution to the area as the biggest ever Knowsley Business Awards took place.The annual celebration of the borough’s individuals and organisations returned last night (22 November), with 850 guests in attendance.Retailers and food and drink establishments from Prescot’s independent business community were ... Read More...

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool

Get Ready for the Weekend in Liverpool Turner Prize winner’s project, major Fernand Léger exhibition & Toxteth Day of the Dead Curated by Natasha Young ART | Turner Prize winner premieres new artwork Turner Prize-winning Lubaina Himid premieres her new artwork series ‘Random Coincidence’ at Liverpool Central Library from today (23 November) until 7 ... Read More...