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A Tale of Two Halves

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Since 1982, the unstoppable Manchester City have only won once at Anfield; and Tuesday night proved that stat will remain until further notice. Liverpool exhibited earlier in the season that their relentless pressing could emit chaos in a City defence which has been close to watertight this season. Liverpool managed … Read More

University of Liverpool Labour Students “Tongue-in-Cheek” Call for Execution of Monarch Criticised

8 months ago / 0 comments

The University of Liverpool Labour Students have been condemned for a tweet which appeared to insinuate a desire to execute Queen Elizabeth II. Referring to the 369th anniversary of the execution of King Charles I, UoLLS tweeted ‘Happy #RegicideDay comrades! We did it once, we can do it once again.’ … Read More

Hillsborough families report: Why has it taken 28 years?

10 months ago / 0 comments

The fact that it has taken 28 years for a Hillsborough families report is nothing short of a national disgrace. Many Hillsborough family members and also survivors of the disaster have had to deal with awful mental health problems as a result of the tragedy in 1989.  An example of … Read More

Wearing his heart on his sleeve – ‘Grayson Perry’s Dresses’ at the Walker

10 months ago / 0 comments

‘Making Himself Claire: Grayson Perry’s Dresses’ opened at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool on Saturday and features many of the dresses worn by the artist when dressing up as his female persona Claire. Perry describes himself as a transvestite and has been cross-dressing as ‘Claire’ since he was a … Read More

North: Identity, Photography, Fashion – a celebration of diversity

2 years ago / 0 comments

Sat on Liverpool’s waterfront is Open Eye Gallery, one of the most important galleries -not only in the northwest but also throughout the UK- for promoting photography as an artistic discipline. This year the gallery celebrates its 40th birthday of pioneering work in this field and it has certainly started … Read More

Steven Gerrard retires after ‘nineteen spectacular years’

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Steven Gerrard has today announced his retirement from professional football after nineteen spectacular years. The former captain of Liverpool, who has spent the last year and a half in the MLS with David Beckham’s former club LA Galaxy, has retired amid rumours he may be interesting in going into coaching. … Read More

Clean Cut Kid @ Headrow House, 23/10/16

2 years ago / 0 comments

Heading back to Leeds on their first headline tour were Liverpudlian band Clean Cut Kid at Headrow House. They kicked off the night with ‘Runaway’, their single that was released in October 2015 along with the B side ‘Jean’. They performed ‘Jean’ stripped back, giving lots of emotion to the … Read More

In The Middle with Louis Berry

2 years ago / 0 comments

Last Wednesday we had the opportunity to catch Louis Berry before his gig at The Wardrobe on the same day that Annie Mac interviewed him. Tonight is the last day of your tour, how has it been? It’s been brilliant! I’m gonna say my favourite show was Glasgow, it was … Read More

Last-Minute Pain for Leeds Netball

3 years ago / 0 comments

Women’s Netball University of Leeds 1sts 35 – 36 Liverpool 1sts LEEDS netball 1sts agonisingly missed the opportunity to close the gap between them and first-place Liverpool 1sts as a tense end saw the latter edge the match 36-35. After falling six behind at the end of the first quarter, Leeds … Read More

Liverpool can succeed under Klopp

3 years ago / 0 comments

Following Liverpool’s 1-­1 draw against Everton in the Merseyside derby the decision­ makers at Anfield decided that it was time to freshen things up. Brendan Rodgers was sacked with the club tenth in the Premier League and with just four wins in all competitions so far. Former Borussia Dortmund and … Read More