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SWITCH: Safe space for queer women and non-binary people in Liverpool

Liverpool’s newest event for queer women and non-binary people will return this Saturday (May 4) at the Quarry. 'SWITCH' emerged onto Liverpool’s queer scene last summer and has continued to grow in popularity ever since.

Toxteth community project provides healing through gardening

  Granby Toxteth Development Trust (GTDT) has worked in collaboration with the Whitechapel Centre to develop a therapy garden for members of the local community to learn gardening skills and grow their own vegetables. The newly renamed New Beginnings Garden of...
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New app helps Merseyside families track cheap, healthy food

Liverpool families struggling with the cost of living will be able to find affordable, healthy food with the help of a new app. The app enables people to find their closest community food space and Queen of Greens bus stop....
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Merseyside blindness charity welcomes Rotheram’s promise to make Mersey Rail accessible

A Merseyside blindness charity welcomed Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram's pledge to make all Mersey Rail stations and platforms accessible for those with disabilities. However, Margaret Guppy, a volunteer from Bradbury Fields, told Mersey News Live that not enough is being...
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Bronte youth club gets new lease of life with redevelopment

A redevelopment project has begun at Bronte Youth Club in the city centre of Liverpool. The club is located on Trowbridge Street and for many years was the heart of the local community. Harrison Stringfellow are the architects behind the redevelopment...

UK’s first ‘rainbow taxi rank’ introduced to Liverpool’s Pride Quarter

Merseyside Police has worked alongside LCR Pride Foundation and Liverpool City Council to introduce a number of new security measures to the city's vibrant Pride Quarter. The changes include the introduction of the UK's first designated 'rainbow taxi rank' as...

Drag performer set to raise the curtain on Up Next Festival

The Up Next Festival is set to open tonight, with an aim to shine a light on hidden artistic talent in Merseyside. The show-opener is a piece produced by Andrew McKay, a Merseyside drag artist. McKay's piece, 'Wo-Man', will be...
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Police appeal for information after pub worker beaten and hospitalised

Merseyside Police are appealing for information after a pub worker was pushed to the ground and beaten at their workplace. Two men and a woman entered The Southport Coaster pub on Lord Street when an argument between them occurred, on...
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Old Royal Liverpool Hospital building collapses in dramatic footage

Dramatic footage showing one of the towers of the old Royal Liverpool Hospital building collapsing has gone viral on social media. The video shows the Duncan Building crashing down within moments, sending a large cloud of dust across the demolition...

Murder arrests after 90-year-old woman found dead

Police are appealing for more information following the arrest of two people in connection with the death of a 90-year-old woman in the Wirral. Police received a report at 11:20am yesterday that Myra Thompson had been found in a house...