Liverpool to commemorate Hillsborough anniversary this weekend

People across Liverpool are being encouraged to join businesses and cultural venues in commemorating the 29th anniversary of the Hillsborough tragedy.A minute’s silence will be observed this Sunday (15 April) in remembrance of the 96 people who lost their lives 29 years ago.Organisations and businesses including National Museums Liverpool and ... Read More...

Night-time ambassadors to support bars, restaurants and visitors

New night-time ambassadors will be on hand to support Liverpool businesses, customers and visitors during busy weekend evenings.The two new recruits have been appointed by Liverpool BID Company to work with restaurants, bars and hotels in the city centre’s BID areas, providing reassurance and support.Louise Solan and Richard Higgins will ... Read More...

Guinness World Record holding LEGO bridge to go on display in Liverpool

The world’s biggest LEGO bridge will go on display in Liverpool city centre next month.The Guinness World Record holding structure is 31 metres long and will be assembled from more than 200,000 individual bricks.Designed for the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and originally based at its Westminster headquarters, the three-meter ... Read More...

Day of Bold Street celebrations lined up as part of Independents’ Week

Liverpool’s restaurant and retail hotspot Bold Street will host a day of celebrations as part of a forthcoming Independents’ Week campaign.The festivities will form part of a seven-day programme of events and special offers honouring the city centre’s growing independent business community.Kicking off from 3-9 July, the initiative is being ... Read More...

Photography exhibition celebrates city’s commercial district

A photography exhibition celebrating Liverpool’s commercial district has launched at Our Lady and Saint Nicholas Church.The pictures on display are the winning entries from Liverpool BID Company’s ‘This Commercial Distract in Focus’ competition, which challenged entrants to capture street scenes from the area.The collection will be available to view at ... Read More...

Snowflake Trail artists sought for 2016

Liverpool’s Snowflake Trail is set to return for a third year this December and the festive event’s organisers are seeking contributors for project.Open Culture CIC and Liverpool BID Company are calling for proposals from artists and creative organisations to design and decorate the fibreglass snowflakes which form part of the trail.The ... Read More...