The Abdullah Quilliam Mosque

Liverpool faith leaders come together to strengthen understanding and unity

Leaders of Liverpool’s Jewish community have been invited to visit Britain’s oldest mosque as a gesture of good will and harmony between the two communities. The meeting will be held tomorrow at 7pm in the Abdullah Quilliam Mosque, Brougham Terrace,...
Mohamed Salah mural on Anfield Road (Credit- Daniel Zambartas)

Mohamed Salah scores victory as FSA Men’s Player Of The Year

Mohamed Salah has been named as the 2023 Football Supporters' Association player of the year for the third time. The Liverpool forward takes the accolade for the third time in his career having previously received the honour in 2018 and...
Shoebox Full of Love appeal, Christmas 2021. Photo (c) Shoebox Full of Love Facebook page, used with permission

Tackling poverty on Merseyside at Christmas with ‘life’s little essentials’

This Christmas, you can relieve the pressure on struggling people across Merseyside by donating to the Shoebox Full of Love appeal. The appeal provides gifts, which are all donated by the entire Merseyside community. Founder Siobhan Redmond explained: "We ask people...
The big guitar in poster Credit Timo Tierney

Hundreds of guitarists aim to hit the right note at fundraiser

Over 600 guitarists will be performing at the Big Guitar In at the Florrie tomorrow evening (Wednesday). The event will see  of all ages and abilities come together to play different tunes, with musicians Brian Nash from Frankie Goes to...
Green bin from Liverpool City Region

Consumers urged to ensure Christmas isn’t rubbish this year

Merseysiders anxious to reduce the amount of waste they produce this Christmas are being targeted in a ‘choose to reuse’ campaign. This is the first year of the campaign, run by Merseyside Recyling and Waste Authority (MRWA), and the authority...
Mr Maddens (Martin Freeman) vs Formby primary school teacher Mr Matthew King

First class Formby primary school teacher named teacher of year

  Formby's Matthew King has been awarded the prestigious title of one of the country's best teachers by the Pearson National Teaching Awards. His name was put forward for the competition by two co-workers after they forgot to get him a...
Pet dog (c) Shirley Lewis

Number of abandoned Merseyside pets at three-year high

Animal abandonment in Merseyside has increased by a fifth since 2020. The RSPCA have released statistics which show that pet abandonment in the UK has risen to a three-year high. Rescue shelters say this sharp increase is due to multiple factors,...
Artist's rendition of what the proposed barrage could look like. Photo (c) Liverpool City Centre Combined Authority

New tidal barrage could link the Wirral and Liverpool city centre

There are plans to join the Wirral and Liverpool City Centre by building a tidal barrage across the River Mersey. Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram said: "The River Mersey has been the lifeblood of our fortunes for centuries. I believe it...
Kevin McManus head of UNESCO City of Music (c) Kevin McManus

The man helping Liverpool music scene march to a new beat

The head of UNESCO City of Music Kevin McManus has launched an initiative to help promote the music industry in Liverpool. The 'Discover A New Beat' campaign aims to raise the public's awareness of the new music coming out of...

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