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The Official Miss Liverpool City Region 2021 Poppy Gerrard - Xmas Address

THE following footage is the official Christmas Video Address by Miss Liverpool City Region 2021, a title awarded under the Miss England competition. Miss England is a part of the Miss World group. Poppy has been a fantastic ambassador for the Liverpool City Region, after getting the title. Sadly, lots of the activities that she was due to attend had to be cancelled due to Covid19, but that did not stop Poppy from making a difference. Poppy did lots of work that has not been listed, helping to....


North West locations get grants under the ₤15.5 million Government's Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage

THIS winter sites like Alexandra Park and Palace...


A boring apocalypse!

WE'RE living through a phenomenon that sounded like it originated in a horror film script. As 2021 comes to a close the effects of SARS-CoV-2 still dominate the headlines and the global Pandemic shows no real sign of abating. This is the 1st time in history we have the power to slow...


Manchester's Stitched Up announce the opening of a new exhibition at their sustainable clothing hub in Stretford Mall

THE 'Wandle Wardrobe' exhibition is the work of costume maker and sustainable fashion advocate Elly Platt, who spent several...


The Tin House on Christmas Eve 2021

UNLIKE in previous years, we have broken with tradition and we popped out on Christmas Eve, to take a look at a local venue as locals toated in Christmas Day. This location...


The St Helens and Knowsley Diabetes Team who have won the prominent award for raising awareness of insulin safety.

North West NHS Trust team receives national award for diabetes campaign

2021 marks 100 years of insulin, which is a hormone produced in the pancreas to...


Liverpudlians are collectively spending ₤30M on the great UK festive escape this Christmas

IT certainly is the most wonderful time of the year, as 20% of people from Liverpool and Merseyside are marking the end of an extraordinary 2021 with a joyous festive Staycation during the 12 days of Christmas. The average Crimbocation for travellers from Liverpool is going to be for 3 nights and will cost...


NHS Blood and Transplant calls on families in Merseyside to talk about organ donation over the festive season

AS Christmas approaches NHS Blood and Transplant is calling on families in Merseyside to talk about organ donation and register their decision to help save lives. With some families hoping to get together for Christmas for the 1st time since the Pandemic began, NHS Blood and Transplant...



Southport Building Society branch help to make Christmas brighter for ½ million older people

YORKSHIRE Building Society colleagues in Southport have been supporting Age UK to help them to make this Christmas a little brighter for lonely older people. ½ million older people in the UK don't look forward to Christmas and the festive session, especially this year, because are alone or don't have anyone to...


Another successful Santa Watch

ON Christmas Eve and into Christmas Day we ran our annual Santa Watch webcam. This year we had a few issues with the Chimney view, as the mount was damaged in the storm just before Christmas along with this years Covid19 restrictions, we opted to use the WeatherCam. The WeatherCam which is currently being upgraded then let us spot him flying over Merseyside. With thanks to our friends at...



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