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February 19, 2020
Ticket to Write brings Beatles stories to the stag...
February 18, 2020
Review: On Your Feet! at Liverpool Empire ***1/2
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February 17, 2020
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February 14, 2020
Frank Skinner Showbiz tour makes Liverpool Empire...
August 19, 2017
You can see why a tale of young dancers, actors and musicians on the cusp of life and striving for fame and success seems a perfect fit for young dancers, actors and musicians….
Well, you get the picture.
And reading the impressive biographies of the cast for this produc...
Classic FM is celebrating its 25th birthday with a special concert at Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall – including the first piece it ever broadcast.
Just as Handel’s Zadok the Priest heralded the start of the radio station, it will also open what is a sold-out night at Ho...
August 18, 2017
A special commemoration takes place in Liverpool later this month to honour the memory of Captain Noel Chavasse.
The army doctor, and son of the Bishop of Liverpool, was attached to the Liverpool Scottish and was the only serving member of the forces to receive two Vict...
August 15, 2017
Can you believe the International Slavery Museum is about to celebrate its 10th anniversary?
The Albert Dock venue opened its doors on Slavery Remembrance Day – August 23 – 2007, the year which marked the bicentenary of the abolition of the slave trade.
Now a decade on,...
August 14, 2017
Award-winning American singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey makes her debut appearance at the Echo Arena when she plays a gig at the Liverpool waterfront venue next week.
The 32-year-old New Yorker will play to fans in the city next Tuesday, August 22.
Del Rey has recently rel...
The Mathew Street Festival may be no more, but thousands of Beatles fans still descend on Liverpool each August Bank Holiday to celebrate all things Fab Four.
And the 2017 International Beatleweek, which runs from August 23-29, is promising to be as busy as ever, with a...
August 13, 2017
They talk about art imitating life. But sometimes life finds itself imitating art too.
So perhaps actress Lindzi Germain shouldn’t have been too surprised when a week after finishing the inaugural run of hit comedy The Royal last summer, she found herself in a hospital...
August 11, 2017
The round the world Clipper Race sets off from Liverpool today.
The Clipper Village on the Mersey waterfront has been giving people the chance to see crews carrying out final minute preparations ahead of the race which gets underway at lunchtime.
The fleet of 70ft ocean-...
August 10, 2017
Heritage Open Days take place next month, and visitors to Calderstones Park will be able to enjoy a colourful Courtyard Fair as part of the celebrations.
The Reader has joined forces with Independent Liverpool to stage the event on Saturday, September 9.
And along with t...
Calling out around the world – or Merseyside at least. Motown’s Martha Reeves is returning to Liverpool this weekend along with her Vandellas.
The famous singer will appear in the Live Lounge at the Cavern on Sunday.
And it appears she’s looking forward to her latest tri...