Culture

Metro Mayor backs Liverpool City Region bid to host Gay Games in 2026

The bid will be led by the LCR Pride Foundation and attracts tens of thousands of athletes and spectators.
Culture

Foundation launches to make Liverpool City Region the most LGBT+ friendly region in the UK

It aims to extend the reach of Pride across the whole of the Liverpool City Region.
Culture

Liverpool City Region Borough of Culture - Wirral - holds its first event.

Birkenhead Town Hall will come alive for Animated Square in March as Wirral celebrates Borough of Culture for 2019.
Culture

Winning design of new Borough of Culture logo unveiled

Leigh D’Arcy of the Wirral has been announced as the winner of the competition to design a logo for the Borough of Culture.
Culture

The Liverpool City Region announces members of Music Board

A panel of experts from the world of music will be announced as members of a new music board.
Culture

Wirral to be the city region's Borough of Culture for 2019

The Metro Mayor has announced that Wirral will follow St Helens in holding the title of the Liverpool City Region Borough of Culture.
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Mary Lamb

Mary Lamb

Liverpool City Region has taken the bold step of introducing a '1% for Culture' programme - a groundbreaking commitment that will see us spend the equivalent of at least 1% of the annual £30 million Devolution funding on cultural activities.
Culture
Bev Ayre

Bev Ayre

Culture and the arts deliver huge benefits to Liverpool City Region. They bring people together to enjoy once-in-a-lifetime events, as well as attracting tourists who boost our visitor economy. But even more than that, the events that go on across the city region give local people the opportunity to learn their trade and thrive in cultural professions, without the need to move away.
Culture

Combined Authority approves £20m for new cruise liner terminal

The funding will contribute to the construction of a new terminal building to replace the current temporary terminal on Princes Dock.