Music

The Libertines Return With New Album & Liverpool Show In January

The Libertines new album All Quiet On The Eastern Esplanade is out on the 8 March via EMI Records and the band are heading out on a club tour in January and February including a show at Liverpool’s Cavern Club on the 24 January. All Quiet On The Eastern Esplanade, The Libertines’ first new album in nine years, is available to preorder here. All Quiet On The Eastern Esplanade features eleven new Libertines songs and was produced by Grammy-nominated producer Dimitri Tikovoï (The Horrors/Charli XCX/Becky Hill) and recorded at…

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OH ME OH MY Announce Christmas Events

This Christmas, OH ME OH MY have got two incredible festive events happening in December.  With the season of all things glittery and merry now in full swing, their Santa’s Meet And Greet is taking place across select dates and then, to see out 2023 in the finest of celebratory styles, there’s a special Disco Afternoon Tea on Sunday 31 December.  Santa’s Meet And Greet – select dates through December This December, join Santa at…

Business

Housing Disrepair Conference Brings Together UK Experts

More than 100 legal experts gathered in Liverpool to share knowledge and experience around the current housing condition crisis. Hosted by MLA (Medical Legal Appointments), renowned for their three-decade expertise in facilitating expert witness reports, the gathering drew professionals from nationwide as presenters, from solicitors to surveyors, joined keynote speaker Kwajo Tweneboa, a passionate housing campaigner for the all-day event. Kwajo’s transformation into an activist stemmed from personal tragedy, after watching his father die in a…

Food and Drink in Liverpool

Delifonseca’s ‘Merry Mess-Free Christmas’ Returns For Festive Celebrations

Delifonseca Dockside is bringing back its much-loved Merry Mess-Free Christmas Dinner. Back for a third consecutive year, the hassle-free festive feast has become a firm favourite, with the ready-to-cook meal including everything needed for a delicious holiday feast, from pigs in blankets with sage leaves to maple and poppy seed parsnips and brussels sprouts with Jerusalem butter. The centrepiece of the dinner is a premium free-range Wirral white turkey courtesy of inhouse butchery, Edge &…

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The Base Welcomes Winter With Sustainable Festive Menu

Visitors to one of Liverpool’s newest wellness cafes, The Base can get into the Christmas spirit with sustainable specials taking centre stage on its new festive menu. Located on the ground floor of The Spine in Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter, The Base provides the perfect setting for lunchtime light bites, grab-and-go food options and an afternoon coffee surrounded by ho ho host of Christmas decor.  New for the season, choose from a selection of sandwiches, including…

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Craig Charles Funk & Soul Boxing Day House Party Coming to CONTENT Liverpool

CONTENT is hosting one of the UK’s legendary DJs, entertainers and all round party-starting icons – get ready for Craig Charles and his Funk & Soul Boxing Day House Party. This features an all-new DJ show for 2023 and invites fans to enter Craig’s living room as he delves into his extensive record collection bringing straight-up groove bangers, exclusive funk and soul cuts and much more. CONTENT on Boxing Day will be transported to a…

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MerseyMade Launches Festive Events Programme, a Special Christmas Menu and Extended Opening Hours

MerseyMade is bringing a little extra sparkle to the festive season with a series of Christmas events. The charming shop, café and events space, which showcases the work of local artists and makers, is also introducing a special three course Christmas menu and extending its opening hours until 10.30pm on Fridays and Saturdays. As part of MerseyMade’s schedule of events, ‘Find It, Fix It, Flog It’ star, Gemma Longworth, will be sharing some of her top…

Music

Finalists Announced For Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge 2023

Ten talented songwriters have won a coverted spot at the Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge 2023 Showcase Final taking place at LEAF on Bold Street on Saturday 27 January 2024. During the September entry period songwriters were invited to submit brand new songs inspired by works of art on public display across the Liverpool City Region. Judges Kaya Herstad Carney, Robert Vincent, Jon Lawton, Luke Moore and Alison Benson listened to all of the entries and…

Liverpool News

Formby High School Pupil Wins Formby Hall’s Design-A-Christmas Card Competition

Ellie-Rose Mcloughlin,13, a Formby High School pupil, is the winner of Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa‘s design-a-Christmas card competition.  All proceeds from Ellie-Rose’s cards will raise money for Cash for Kids Liverpool.  Ellie-Rose drew a picture of a little girl wearing a hand-knitted Christmas jumper from her grandma. She is witnessing the magic of Christmas from her living room, with Father Christmas’ sleigh and his classic reindeer. Ellie-Rose’s drawing also features golfing snowmen! Ellie-Rose says,…

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Meet Santa At Liverpool’s Adults-Only Christmas Grotto At Golf Fang

Who says Christmas is just for the kids? Take a swing down memory lane, and get ready to be immersed in pure 90s nostalgia with a visit from a seriously Bad Santa at the twisted crazy golf, cocktail bar & graffiti house, Golf Fang.  This weekend, everyone visiting Golf Fang or Big Fang Karaoke at Cains Brewery can meet the big man himself, straight from the North Pole*, hip-flask in hand, but it comes with a warning… just…

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Pattersons Launches Mouth-Watering 3 Days of Christmas Menu  

Liverpool’s favourite chicken and tunes hangout, Pattersons, is bringing the festive flavours of Christmas to the heart of the city centre with their 3 Days of Christmas menu, launching on Friday 1 December.   Inspired by the three big dates in the festive period calendar, the specials menu offers a choice of mouth-watering mains to indulge in throughout December, featuring the most-loved elements of Christmas feasting, with a tasty Pattersons twist.  From a Char Sui covered panko…

Liverpool News

The Reader Launches Christmas Appeal To Raise £10,000 For Children’s Reading Project

Liverpool-based charity The Reader, which uses the power of literature and reading aloud to transform lives across the UK, is calling for donations to help it reach a £10,000 festive fundraising target. Funds raised will support the First Page project, its work reading with children and their families across the North West.   Reading enjoyment has been reported as more important for children’s educational success than their family’s socio-economic status (OECD, 2002). However, a recent study by the children’s publisher Ladybird found that…

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Get Into The Christmas Spirit With These Waterfront Spots’ Festive Menus

With the festive season underway, those looking to sample the city’s best festive menus can head to a selection of waterfront spots, including Titanic Hotel for an indulgent Festive Afternoon Tea, The Smugglers Cove for a turkey kebab and more! Titanic Hotel  As the countdown to Christmas begins, visit Titanic Hotel Liverpool for its Festive Afternoon Tea. From £28.50 per person, indulge in a decadent selection of fresh sandwiches, including turkey and cranberry as well…

Liverpool News

Weekly Noise: Week #42

Weekly Noise is a short and straightforward way of sharing Liverpool’s trending news and topics in the form of a weekly poem. Laura Chonzi will take the top trending hashtags or stories on social media and turn them into a ten-line poetic masterpiece for each week of the month, hence the name. More hostages are being released as the truce ensues,Hopefully no one has to fish out for clues.Word on the street is UEFA corruption,We…

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Liverpool: A Guide To Being A Tourist In Your Own City

It’s time to explore your own city, here’s our guide to being a tourist in Liverpool. The Beatles’ Tours Ok, we know it’s obvious but of course we had to start here. The Beatles really helped put Liverpool on the map so here’s your chance to show your appreciation and embrace The Fab Four. The Magical Mystery Tour Bus We’ve all seen this colourful bus around Liverpool but how many of us have actually been…

Music

New Noise December 2023 Music Roundup

Well another year has slipped effortlessly through our collective grasp, and to signal the end of the old and in with the new, here at Liverpool Noise we welcome the collective efforts of our local musicians to add their artistic perspective to this transition. So first up is Centerfold with their second single Changing World, whose press release assures us that they are a “modern rock band”. However, that’s where the relationship with modernity ends,…

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Liverpool Christmas Market 2023: All You Need To Know

Find out all about the Liverpool Christmas Market, from opening times, food and drink stalls and the unmissable attractions. Liverpool Christmas Market 2023 Opening Times The enchanting aroma of gingerbread and mulled wine fills the air as the Liverpool Christmas Market transforms the Liverpool city centre into a winter wonderland. The Liverpool Christmas Market is open from 18 November to 24 December 2023, with extended opening hours from 11am to 10pm daily, except Christmas Eve…

Music

Make Winter Indie: A Music Night Supporting Mental Health Charity Mind

Get down to Round The Corner – a lovely little music venue in Liverpool’s Fabric District. Make Winter Indie is brought to you by university students, Katya-Sofia Neves and Haleema Williams who are studying Music Business at the Liverpool campus of SAE Institute. For indie music fans and to anyone hanging out on the Indie floors of the Liverpool club scene, Make Winter Indie is the live music night for you. Presenting indie bands who…

Music

Mutant Jazz #2 Is Ready To Hit Liverpool This December

Mutant Jazz is a collaboration between promoters Parrjazz and You & I Presents at Metrocola’s Metro Loft, on Leece Street, Liverpool.  The idea is to bring new artists from the Northwest who are part of the jazz spectrum and present them as key players in our rapidly mutating jazz scene, hosted and herded by the lovely MC Motormouf. The first Mutant Jazz event in September sold out and is still being talked about. The artists…

Film & TV

10 Films You Won’t Want To Miss At FACT And The Everyman Cinema This December

Winter is upon us. Snowball fights, cosy fires, hot chocolates with marshmallows and cream, but what should we watch on the big screen?  Fear not as the festive film season won’t let you down. Liverpool’s best independent cinemas, FACT’s Picturehouse and the Everyman cinema are showing a multitude of must-see films this December. Let’s dive in. Top 5 Upcoming films showing at FACT’s Picturehouse FACT’s Picturehouse is the place to be next month, home to…