Category Archives: Liverpool

Liverpool Pride – Liverpool at its best

I had a wonderful time earlier today at the Liverpool Pride march and activities. As ever it was a heady mixture of fun, noise, extrovertist behaviour, fancy dress, and laughter. But we must never forget that it is not only … Continue reading

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Liverpool needs a big plan with big ideas after a big conversation

I was quite depressed at the meeting of the Council last Wednesday. The Labour Party totally ignored the results of the flawed consultation that it had led and abolished the Elected Mayoralty, which is good, but introduced the least popular … Continue reading

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A new future for the Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

It’s always sad when a company goes into administration and that is true of the company behind the Liverpool Food and Drink Festivals which folded yesterday. However, in this case there may be a silver lining. I have been concerned … Continue reading

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Lib Dems welcome Everton FC Consultations

We are pleased that consultation is now starting on the redevelopment of Bramley Moore Dock by Everton. However, questions still remain about infrastructure costs and the redevelopment of the County Road area when EFC move out Today I welcomed the … Continue reading

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In Praise of…. Liverpool

What other City in the World not only has buildings as beautiful as these but where you can see them from a deck of a Cruise Liner? There’s an old saying, “familiarity breeds contempt”. That is partly true. Too often … Continue reading

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Liverpool’s World Heritage Site still at risk!

The Council must use more than warm words to ensure that the UNESCO World Heritage Site is preserved for generations to come. Liverpool Lib Dems Culture Spokesperson, Cllr Carole Storey is demanding that the Council do more to preserve the … Continue reading

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Allerton Road – A great District Centre for all your needs

Come and see what Allerton Road has to offer on Saturday when there will be community stalls at the Farmers Market and the Lord Lieutenant of Merseyside will be visiting the Farmers Market and retailers. Over the past few weeks … Continue reading

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Is Liverpool’s City Centre building development one big Ponzi scheme?

Regrettably, I believe that this failed development in Norfolk Street will be one of many when Liverpool’s speculative property boom turns to bust Over the past few months I have been inundated with e-mails from around the world relating to … Continue reading

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Liverpool – A City that would make North Korea proud

This is, of course, a scene from North Korea. It could however, be equally a picture from Liverpool today! E-mails to councillors intercepted by staff; officers told not to answer questions from opposition councillors by leading Labour politicians; disciplinary action … Continue reading

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