Knowsley is the 5th borough to receive the Metro Mayor's Borough of Culture title as it rotates the six areas that make up the Liverpool City Region.
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The project will see trails of large globe sculptures in cities across the UK, including Liverpool, bringing the reality and impact of the Transatlantic Slave Trade to life.
Nominations can be completed online and the closing date for entrants and nominations is Friday 12th November 2021.
The fund - managed by the Liverpool Film Office - generated £12m of spending in the city region and led to 455 full time jobs.
Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram has launched a new project to tackle racial inequality faced by young people across the Liverpool City Region. Generations for Change is part of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s Race Equality Programme, launched last year to tackle systemic racial inequality and drive change with people from the city region’s Black, Asian and ethnic minority communities.
When the bridges at Seacombe Ferry Terminal were first installed, Queen Victoria was on the throne and Liverpool FC were two years from being formed. The giant linkspan bridges are now being replaced after withstanding everything the Mersey's thrown at them for more than 130 years. As part of the £7m project, original cast iron anchors holding the landing stage in place since 1890 were brought to the surface. The anchors are so well preserved they will continue to be used. The landing stage will also be revamped as part of the work that started in December.
The Liverpool City Region Cultural Compact Strategic Action Plan - recognises the key role that arts and culture play in the city region’s economy.
The winners were revealed in a unique online ceremony broadcast into hundreds of homes.
The awards are being celebrated in an online ceremony this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.