Royal Liverpool Philharmonic chief conductor named ‘Artist of the Year’

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s chief conductor has been voted Artist of the Year at the Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2017.Vasily Petrenko was presented with the prestigious accolade during a London ceremony after being chosen by the public.The conductor, who was previously named Gramophone Classical Music Awards Young Artist of ... Read More...

Alder Hey bags top national building prize

Alder Hey Children's Hospital has scooped a top national building prize at a prestigious awards ceremony.The West Derby facility, which cost an estimated £162 million to build, won the national Community Benefit accolade at the 2016 RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) Awards Grand Final.The annual contest, held at the ... Read More...

Award for Wirral regeneration masterplan

A masterplan to transform a Bromborough Pool brownfield site in Wirral with new homes has been recognised with a national award.Ainsley Gommon Architects and Wirral Council’s development management team won the Placemaking on Brownfield Land category at this year’s National Planning and Placemaking Awards for their work on the former ... Read More...

LEAF tea awarded prestigious accolade

Liverpool’s LEAF Tea Shop and Bar has been recognised by the coveted blind-tasted food awards, Great Taste.As it released its Great Taste stars of 2015, the widely acknowledged accreditation scheme gave LEAF’s Secret Garden blend of loose leaf tea its stamp of approval and shortlisted it from 10,000 food and ... Read More...