Tag Archives: Everton Football Club

Liverpool’s Commonwealth Games bid was fatally flawed

The decision of the Council to make the suggested EFC new stadium the heart of the bid for the Commonwealth games was a major reason for its failure. The stadium is still not fully costed or funded Once again, the … Continue reading

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Council needs to debate now involvement in new EFC Ground at Bramley Moore Dock

There are huge risks in turning this barren dockland into a new stadium for EFC. Does the Mayor understand the risks? So once again the Mayor of Liverpool is talking about the possibility of the Council investing in some way … Continue reading

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Chelsea Stadium Decision should make Everton think again

 Chelsea FC have pulled out of the total redevelopment of their ground citing changed economic circumstances. Will this make the Everton Board reassess their proposal for Bramley Moore Dock? Liverpool Council’s debt burden is already more than £1 billion in … Continue reading

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Lib Dems call for Special Council Meeting to consider Mayor Anderson’s “We’ll pay for all of new EFC Stadium proposal”

Liverpool Council must never be the only investor in a  new stadium for Everton Football Club at Bramley Moore Dock Some people have suggested that I have been spending too much time and looking too hard at Liverpool Council’s proposals … Continue reading

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Everton FC needs a Plan B for a new stadium

Thanks to the Liverpool Echo for this picture which really sums up the difficulties that EFC will have in developing this old dock for a new stadium Three weeks ago, I did a blog about the problems which could occur … Continue reading

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Council seeks to Suppress Damning Report on EFC Deal

Let us all see the CIPFA report which the taxpayers of Liverpool have paid for so that we can all see the risks that this eminent organisation thinks should be addressed I believe that Liverpool Council is deliberately suppressing a … Continue reading

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Liverpool Council’s debts to reach Carillion levels if EFC deal goes ahead

How much does £1 billion look like if its cash? Probably a lot more than this! That’s what Liverpool Council’s debt level could be if we don’t check it. Last week my colleague Cllr Makinson did some basic research into … Continue reading

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