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Liverpool History: The City’s Hidden Underground World

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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

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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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17 Fantastic Songs About and Associated with Liverpool

As the years have gone by, songs about Liverpool and musicians from Liverpool have dominated the charts and filled football stadiums. One of the greatest and most cultured cities in the world, it’s no surprise that the home of the Fab Four has shaped generations of musical talent. So, we’ve …

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The Oldest and Most Historic Buildings in Liverpool

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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

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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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International Women’s Day: Liverpool’s Most Inspiring Ladies

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Originally known as International Working Women’s Day, the 8th March now commemorates the women’s rights movement with International Women’s Day. The special date celebrates women’s achievements all around the world, with organised conferences and rallies, networking events and marches. In more recent years, social media has increased awareness of the …

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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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The Best Scenic Walks and Trails Near Liverpool

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If you’re planning a sunny day out or a crisp winter stroll, look no further than our guide to the best family walks and trails near Liverpool. From the exquisite beauty of Hale Village, to scenic and sandy Thurstaston beach, we’ve found something for everyone, just a stone’s throw from …

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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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