Thursday , December 12 2019
Home / Tag Archives: History

Tag Archives: History

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

300 Days of Celebrating the Bluecoat’s 300th Birthday

In 2017 the city will be celebrating the 300th birthday of Bluecoat, Liverpool’s oldest city centre building and the UK’s very first dedicated art centre. In honour of this great achievement, curator Bryan Briggs has disclosed details for a 300-day birthday celebration. An exciting programme set to include one exhibition, …

Read More »