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Liverpool History: The City’s Hidden Underground World

Liverpool history

Think about the last time you walked through Liverpool city centre. Did you know that the whole time, an incredible old dock, a network of tunnels and a creek from which Liverpool gets its name lay beneath your feet? We mean, how’s that for interesting Liverpool history. Underneath the streets …

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We Look into The Fascinating History of Liverpool

Map Liverpool history

Know as ‘Liuerpul’ in the earliest Liverpool history records, a small selection of streets became an amazing city over the centuries. We took a look back at how the past helped shape the city the world knows and loves today. Everything from the Slave Trade Triangle, to the Toxteth Riots …

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The Oldest and Most Historic Buildings in Liverpool

Tue Brook House - Liverpool buildings

Liverpool offers more listed building than any other UK city outside of London. Our historic architecture is a symbol of our past and an essential part of our city’s future. From former manor houses, to ancient churches and shipping line headquarters, there are so many magnificent Liverpool buildings that have …

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How Liverpool’s Irish Migrants Helped Shape The City

irish immigration

Liverpool’s history is built on the back of immigrants and refugees who’ve helped build the incredible city that stands today. Here at Signature Living, we wanted to celebrate National Refugee Week (18th-24th June) by exploring the migrant community that shaped Liverpool more than any other. Although the historic Irish immigrants …

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Celebrate Global Scouse Day 2019 in Liverpool

Those who have been raised in Liverpool have become accustomed to the aroma of delicious scouse at tea time. For some, it is a time-honoured tradition with some secret recipes passed down from family to family. This year, for Global Scouse Day, why don’t you cook up your own batch …

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20 of The Most Influential People from Liverpool

Beryl Bainbridge

Merseyside has been home to some of the most successful and influential people to have ever lived. We are leading exporters of popular entertainers, talented footballers, inspiring leaders and powerful politicians. So, we thought we would honour them by taking a look back at some of the most famous and influential people …

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10 Truly Boss Scouse Christmas Traditions

Royle family re-runs - Scouse Christmas Traditions

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us and for Christmas 2018 we thought we’d investigate how your friendly neighbourhood Scouser might celebrate their Christmas Day. Our list of Scouse Christmas traditions could include some of your own longstanding family traditions or introduce some you’d never heard of …

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Remembering the War Heroes of Liverpool

Remembrance Sunday Liverpool

As Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday approach, we look back at some of the most amazing war heroes of Liverpool. From young and brave privates to valiant men who received the Victoria Cross, we are proud to call these men our own. Taking place on the 11th and 12th of …

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