Church building to be transformed into college and community hub

A Bootle church building will be revived for the community as part of a £3 million Hugh Baird College scheme.Liverpool-based Crossfield Construction has been appointed as the lead contractor to develop the Health, Engagement and Training Hub.Through the Oriel Road project, the existing St Winefride’s Church will be extensively refurbished ... Read More...

Council proposes new charges for events in Liverpool’s parks and public spaces

Organisers of commercial and charitable events could face new charges for the use of Liverpool’s parks and public spaces.Liverpool City Council cabinet members will consider introducing the policy and rates, which the local authority says would “help safeguard parks from the potential impacts of future cuts to the council’s budget”.If ... Read More...

Shakespeare North Playhouse project moves towards construction stage

The preferred construction partner for Knowsley’s multi-million pound Shakespeare North Playhouse has been named.Knowsley Council cabinet members have agreed to appoint Kier Construction for the Prescot town centre scheme, with pre-construction work scheduled to start in April 2018.An April 2020 completion date has been earmarked for the theatre, education and ... Read More...

Everton fans asked to have their say on ‘key principles’ for new stadium

Eleven ‘key principles’ for Everton Football Club’s proposed new stadium development have been laid out.Considered the ‘starting 11’ for the project, the points pledge commitment to building ‘an iconic landmark for Liverpool’ at Bramley-Moore Dock as well as a ‘unique and innovative legacy for the Goodison Park site’.The principles are ... Read More...