Monthly Archives: August 2015

What sort of City Centre do we want?

St George’s Hall – A planning success from the 19th Century Does anyone now remember the monstrous buildings which for 5.5 decades obscured the magnificent frontage of Lime Street station? 6 big shops and a tower block, Concourse House, which … Continue reading

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What I learnt about Russia in Kazan

The centrepiece of the Tatar Sabuntuy Celebrations in Kazan I spent two days at the weekend in Kazan which is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, which in turn is part of the Russian Federation. This does not make … Continue reading

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UBER should not come to Liverpool

Hachney Taxis are safe, driven by people with knowledge and you know how much you will  pay for a ride I have been concerned for some time about the possibility of the UBER ‘taxi’ service come to Liverpool. I listened … Continue reading

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