Merseysiders urged to nominate threatened Victorian buildings

Merseyside residents are being urged to nominated threatened Victorian buildings for the 2018 Top 10 Endangered Buildings List.The Victorian Society’s annual campaign encourages people across the UK to put foward Victorian buildings in their area which they feel are under threat, whether from neglect, insensitive redevelopment or demolition.A shortlist of ... Read More...

Victorian Liverpool: prominent properties and their history

Victorian Liverpool: prominent properties and their history In 2002 the then chairman of English Heritage, Sir Neil Cossons, described Liverpool as “England’s finest Victorian city” - a reference, no doubt, to the many fine period buildings that have remained unaltered since the time of Charles Dickens. Dickens himself was a frequent and enthusiastic visitor ... Read More...

Mystery TV show shooting at The Bridewell

A mystery television show has begun shooting at The Bridewell in Liverpool city centre.Site owner Caro Developments, which transformed the former Victorian prison into student halls and short-stay apartments in 2015, says the project is a "new science series" for an ultra-high definition channel.The Bridewell, which sat derelict for 16 years ... Read More...