Liverpool Council

Latest stories

1d
Daily Telegraph
Shark sightings stir memories of 1930s attackcould do.”Beryl Morrin as an adult.Beryl Morrin didn’t let the shark attack aff
Shark sightings stir memories of 1930s attack
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
could do.”Beryl Morrin as an adult.Beryl Morrin didn’t let the shark attack affect her ability to do things for herself. Liverpool Council chief executive Michael Cullen said seven signs would be put up around the lake where users are most... Read more
1d
The Age
Sydney's newest university to open next yearand Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the invest
Sydney's newest university to open next year
The Age / Posted yesterday
and Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Liverpool residents target council over proposed rate risefurious over proposed rate rise after budget blow-out Furious residents in Syd
Liverpool residents target council over proposed rate rise
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
furious over proposed rate rise after budget blow-out Furious residents in Sydney's south-west have lashed out at Liverpool Council for trying to raise rates to prop-up its ailing budget. Liverpool Council had forecast a slim deficit of... Read more
1d
Daily Liberal
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
and Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
1d
The Border Mail
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
and Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Illawarra Mercury
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Illawarra Mercury
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
and Law who did not meet the ATAR cut-off. While Mr Baird applauded the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Northern Daily Leader
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
The Young Witness
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Western Advocate
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
The North West Star
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Daily Liberal
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campusand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
University of Wollongong to open Liverpool campus
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney's newest university to open next yearand Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the invest
Sydney's newest university to open next year
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and Law who did not meet ATAR cut-off marks. While Mr Baird praised the investment of the University of Wollongong and Liverpool Council in the city's future education, he was less positive about the federal government's commitment to school... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Illawarra Mercury
UOW sets up in Liverpoolspace to grow the school of nursing.’’ Professor Wellings said the university
UOW sets up in Liverpool
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
space to grow the school of nursing.’’ Professor Wellings said the university had received a lot of support from Liverpool council, while Councillor Mannoun said the plan was a ‘’huge boost for our city, its people and a wise investment... Read more
11 related stories
2d
Liverpool Echo
Smithdown Road roadworks are killing my businessowner of the Christakis Greek Restaurant on Smithdown Road is complaining about
Smithdown Road roadworks are killing my business
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
owner of the Christakis Greek Restaurant on Smithdown Road is complaining about roadworks that are affecting his business. Liverpool council said the delays were due to “issues with the supply of materials” from building contractor Dowhigh Ltd. A... Read more
6d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fighting for food security in western Sydneywill include a night market, cooking shows and a banquet cooked by local chefs.
Fighting for food security in western Sydney
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
will include a night market, cooking shows and a banquet cooked by local chefs. Photo: Anne Loxley has been working with Liverpool Council and local food banks to raise awareness about food security issues. (702 ABC Sydney: Amanda Hoh) The... Read more
6d
Belfast Telegraph
QUB professor Scraton key player in Hillsborough justice fightPhil Scraton played a major role in getting to the truth about Hillsborough. A
QUB professor Scraton key player in Hillsborough justice fight
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Phil Scraton played a major role in getting to the truth about Hillsborough. A criminologist, he was given funding by Liverpool Council to ensure external, independent scrutiny of the investigations and inquiries following the disaster. He... Read more
868 related stories
8d
Daily Mail
Linda McCartney was not a groupie she was VERY liberated about sexbut a bog-standard four-bedroom structure in red brick with a steeply pitched r
Linda McCartney was not a groupie she was VERY liberated about sex
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
but a bog-standard four-bedroom structure in red brick with a steeply pitched roof — like an enlarged version of the Liverpool council house in which he’d grown up. The décor was Linda’s usual style of comfortable-verging-on-shabby: soft,... Read more
8d
Liverpool Echo
Shoe shop Pavers fined after Liverpool staff exposed to asbestos-riddled store roomsimpact which will bring home to both management and shareholders for the need t
Shoe shop Pavers fined after Liverpool staff exposed to asbestos-riddled store rooms
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
impact which will bring home to both management and shareholders for the need to comply with health and safety legislation.” Pavers Ltd was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £120 and full costs of £12,180.66 were awarded to Liverpool counc... Read more
8d
Liverpool Echo
Here's what ECHO readers think about Liverpool's homelessness problemsomeone a cigarette, bought them a pint or given a kid sweets? Did you check th
Here's what ECHO readers think about Liverpool's homelessness problem
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
someone a cigarette, bought them a pint or given a kid sweets? Did you check them for cancer, alcoholism or diabetes?” Liverpool council, the Whitechapel Centre and Liverpool BID company launched a campaign in February called Chang£?, which... Read more
8d
Liverpool Echo
Toxteth Chaplin's pub owner admits £350,000 tax evasion and benefits fraudtax man about the garage. He pleaded guilty to dishonestly making false claims
Toxteth Chaplin's pub owner admits £350,000 tax evasion and benefits fraud
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
tax man about the garage. He pleaded guilty to dishonestly making false claims to the Department for Work and Pensions and Liverpool council and evading £894 in National Insurance contributions. Maureen Knutsen pleaded not guilty to dishonestly... Read more
8d
Liverpool Echo
Homelessness in Liverpool - this is what you could do to help the homelessLive Event you are trying to watch is either unavailable or has not started No
Homelessness in Liverpool - this is what you could do to help the homeless
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
Live Event you are trying to watch is either unavailable or has not started No Second Night Out is an initiative by Liverpool council and the Whitechapel Centre aimed at ensuring no new rough sleeper has to sleep out for more than one... Read more
9d
Liverpool Echo
Meet Liverpool's number one citybikerup to 10 times a day. Phil Moreton, 60, prefers to cycle to his city centre jo
Meet Liverpool's number one citybiker
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
up to 10 times a day. Phil Moreton, 60, prefers to cycle to his city centre job over using his senior pass on the bus. Liverpool Council has crowned Phil ‘Mr Citybike’ and revealed him as the their citybike scheme top user - having pedalled... Read more
11d
Liverpool Echo
Green Mayoral candidate reveals plans to create a 'Scouse Pound' if electedacademic and expert in alternative currencies as a way to help the local econom
Green Mayoral candidate reveals plans to create a 'Scouse Pound' if elected
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
academic and expert in alternative currencies as a way to help the local economy. Cllr Crone, who leads the Green group on Liverpool council, told the ECHO: “As mayor, I will work tirelessly to support and promote local, independent companies.... Read more
11d
Liverpool Echo
Five on Friday: From Angela Eagle tipped as a Labour leader to homelessness in Liverpoolup across the city Giant video advertising screens could be put up at key rout
Five on Friday: From Angela Eagle tipped as a Labour leader to homelessness in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
up across the city Giant video advertising screens could be put up at key routes across Liverpool under plans approved by Liverpool council chiefs this week. It is estimated the screens could net the council £1m in extra revenue from advertising... Read more
11d
Liverpool Echo
What to do if you face homelessnessa very high standard, professionally staffed and with their own kitchens and ba
What to do if you face homelessness
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
a very high standard, professionally staffed and with their own kitchens and bathrooms.”Does the council have to help me? Liverpool council One Stop Shop. Every local council provides help for people who are homeless or likely to be homeless... Read more
12d
Liverpool Echo
This is how grateful homeless people are for a cup of tea and a hugor has not started But not everyone agrees on the value of giving food, money
This is how grateful homeless people are for a cup of tea and a hug
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
or has not started But not everyone agrees on the value of giving food, money or both to people on the streets. Liverpool council, the Whitechapel Centre and Liverpool BID company launched a campaign in February called Chang£?, which... Read more
14d
Liverpool Echo
'Fleeing my abusive husband left me homeless on the streets'Domestic violence is the main cause of homelessness in Liverpool council saw a
'Fleeing my abusive husband left me homeless on the streets'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
Domestic violence is the main cause of homelessness in Liverpool council saw a rise of almost a third in people formally classed as homeless because of domestic abuse last year. Jacqui Nasuh, founder of the Merseyside Domestic Violence Service... Read more
15d
Liverpool Echo
Hope St student halls crumbling just months after being builteditor Catherine Jones , a regular visitor to the nearby Liverpool Philharmonic
Hope St student halls crumbling just months after being built
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
editor Catherine Jones , a regular visitor to the nearby Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, has also spoken out about the issue. Liverpool council does not have a strong enough planning strategy to resist poor buildings. https://t.co/se8WA7fptv She... Read more
15d
Liverpool Echo
How rough sleeping has almost DOUBLED on Liverpool's streetsone night in Liverpool late last year - up from eight in 2014 and just three in
How rough sleeping has almost DOUBLED on Liverpool's streets
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
one night in Liverpool late last year - up from eight in 2014 and just three in 2010. Several homelessness charities and Liverpool council agree the count underestimates the scale of the problem, with the true figures likely to be higher. Watch:... Read more
16d
Liverpool Echo
Liverpool to stage European Taekwondo ChampionshipsTournament. Joe Anderson, Mayor of Liverpool, said: “We are thrilled to have b
Liverpool to stage European Taekwondo Championships
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
Tournament. Joe Anderson, Mayor of Liverpool, said: “We are thrilled to have been awarded this championship event. “Liverpool Council and city is committed to increasing awareness and participation of Taekwondo locally and we are encouraging... Read more
16d
Liverpool Echo
Over £9,000 of fake cigarettes seized from Liverpool shops in weekend trading standards crackdownand can be stuffed full of substances including rat droppings, mould, dust, dea
Over £9,000 of fake cigarettes seized from Liverpool shops in weekend trading standards crackdown
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
and can be stuffed full of substances including rat droppings, mould, dust, dead flies, rat droppings and human excrement. Liverpool Council Alcohol and Tobacco Unit joined by Merseyside Police raids on Liverpool retailers and seizing illegal... Read more
17d
Liverpool Echo
Futurist campaigners ‘very alarmed’ by emergency works on cinemadeteriorated “with internal collapse, leaning walls and a high risk that claddi
Futurist campaigners ‘very alarmed’ by emergency works on cinema
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
deteriorated “with internal collapse, leaning walls and a high risk that cladding tiles may fall off”. Inspectors handed Liverpool council a Section 77 legal notice, giving five days to make the structure “completely safe”. The work will see... Read more
2 related stories
18d
Liverpool Echo
Plan for giant video advertising screens to net Liverpool council £1mGiant video advertising screens could be put up at key routes across Liverpool
Plan for giant video advertising screens to net Liverpool council £1m
Liverpool Echo / Posted 18 days ago
Giant video advertising screens could be put up at key routes across Liverpool under plans set to be approved by Liverpool council chiefs next week. It is estimated the screens could net the council £1 million in extra revenue from advertising... Read more
18d
Liverpool Echo
Watch: Futurist cordoned off tonight as historic building becomes 'safety threat'Liverpool council says it faces a race against time to secure the safety of the
Watch: Futurist cordoned off tonight as historic building becomes 'safety threat'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 18 days ago
Liverpool council says it faces a race against time to secure the safety of the famous Futurist Cinema on Lime Street. Bosses at the authority have been served with an emergency notice by building inspectors - saying they have just five days to make... Read more
2 related stories
18d
Liverpool Echo
Parts of the Futurist to be dismantled as historic building becomes 'safety threat'Liverpool council says it faces a race against time to secure the safety of the
Parts of the Futurist to be dismantled as historic building becomes 'safety threat'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 18 days ago
Liverpool council says it faces a race against time to secure the safety of the famous Futurist Cinema on Lime Street. Bosses at the authority have been served with an emergency notice by building inspectors - saying they have just five days to make... Read more
2 related stories
19d
Liverpool Echo
The murky market of illegal cigarettes being sold every day in LiverpoolLithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Spain, the Canary Islands and some Africa
The murky market of illegal cigarettes being sold every day in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Spain, the Canary Islands and some African countries. The stash has been passed to Liverpool council’s Alcohol and Tobacco Unit, along with the names of the premises visited, and they could now take formal... Read more
21d
Liverpool Echo
Liverpool set to bid to host 2026 Commonwealth GamesCoast, Queensland, Australia. The next games are due to be held in the South A
Liverpool set to bid to host 2026 Commonwealth Games
Liverpool Echo / Posted 21 days ago
Coast, Queensland, Australia. The next games are due to be held in the South African city of Durban in 2022. Last year, Liverpool council bosses said they’d decided against submitting a bid for the city to host the Commonwealth Games. According... Read more
5 related stories
25d
Liverpool Echo
Five on Friday: The top political stories of the last weekstart on the Waterloo Dock site in around 12 months time, although a planning a
Five on Friday: The top political stories of the last week
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 days ago
start on the Waterloo Dock site in around 12 months time, although a planning application would need to be submitted to Liverpool council and so far no blueprints have been received. 5. Theatre cash Unity Theatre Hope Place Liverpool The money... Read more
26d
Royston & Buntingford Crow
Late-blooming psychic medium Donna aims to leave little doubt about her abilities when she appears on stage in StevenageStevenage There’s no denying that Donna Fallon has led a colourful life. Her
Late-blooming psychic medium Donna aims to leave little doubt about her abilities when she appears on stage in Stevenage
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 26 days ago
Stevenage There’s no denying that Donna Fallon has led a colourful life. Her dad was a gangster, and she was raised on a Liverpool council housing estate. As she says: “I was a stay at home wife with three children for many years. “It wasn’t... Read more
26d
Liverpool Echo
£15m plan to move Isle of Man ferry terminal from Pier Head to Waterloo dockPier Head to Waterloo Dock to make way for a new cruise terminal. But a planni
£15m plan to move Isle of Man ferry terminal from Pier Head to Waterloo dock
Liverpool Echo / Posted 26 days ago
Pier Head to Waterloo Dock to make way for a new cruise terminal. But a planning application would need to be submitted to Liverpool council and so far no blueprints have been received by the local authority. If the Isle of Man plan is... Read more
30d
Liverpool Echo
Dodgy driver racks up more than 300 parking finesshow fines per vehicle rather than per driver, so more than one driver could be
Dodgy driver racks up more than 300 parking fines
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
show fines per vehicle rather than per driver, so more than one driver could be responsible for some of the poor parking. Liverpool council said it was unable to provide information about parking tickets. A St Helens council spokesman said when... Read more

People in this news