Category : Press & PR

17 Jul 2018
Liverpool 2018

Be A Liverpool 2018 Supercar Spotter!

A supercar has been given a neon makeover to celebrate the anniversary of Liverpool’s European Capital of Culture title. An award winning BAC Mono motorcar has been emblazoned with the ‘Liverpool 2018’ branding by APM Customs, and anyone who spots it on the city’s streets are encouraged to take a snap and send it in to @CultureLPool using #spotthemono. The best shots will be in with the chance of winning a number of top prizes including: • A hotel stay […]

15 Jun 2018
RIBA North

It’s RIBA North’s First Birthday!

RIBA North – National Architecture Centre, situated at Mann Island, opened its doors to the public on 17 June 2017. Join them this Saturday for birthday cake and the final chance to see their current exhibition, It Will Never Work. RIBA North opened its doors to the public on 17 June 2017. The National Architecture Centre on Liverpool’s Waterfront will be celebrating this Saturday 16 June, which coincides with the last day of the It Will Never Work exhibition. The […]

12 Jun 2018
Major Publications

The Press Coverage for Liverpool Keeps on Coming!

Marketing Liverpool have been working to achieve more coverage for the Liverpool City Region in major publications. Following a press trip we organised in April, journalist Fiona Whitty produced a great double page feature on Liverpool for the Daily Mirror. Sitting within the newspaper’s travel section, the feature focused on a family-friendly weekend in the city. Starting off with a kayak through the Albert Dock (we can’t think of a better way to start a visit!) their jam-packed trip saw […]

08 Jun 2018
Digital Marketing

Liverpool means business

Liverpool Vision, the Mayor of Liverpool’s economic development company, has smashed targets by bringing in more than £79M of private sector investment to the city over the last financial year – more than double the goal set at the start of the year. The company has also helped the private sector to create more than 1,000 new jobs during 2017/18. Investment in Liverpool has come from all sectors, including creative and digital, environmental, financial and legal services and health. Headline […]

07 Jun 2018
Littlewoods Studio

Major new Littlewoods Studios deal to make Liverpool home of the UK’s film and television industry

LIVERPOOL is set to become the new home for the big and small screen, with plans unveiled for a Hollywood standard filming complex. CAPITAL&CENTRIC, owners of the city’s iconic former Littlewoods building, have today announced a deal with the UK’s oldest film studios, Twickenham, to expand to the city. The world-renowned Twickenham Studios is famous for its work on movies such as ‘Blade Runner’, ‘The Italian Job’, ‘Gandhi’ and more recently ‘The Martian’ and ‘Baby Driver’. First look images of […]

06 Jun 2018
The Royal Albert Dock

Historic moment as Albert Dock Liverpool receives Royal approval

172-year-old Albert Dock to be renamed The Royal Albert Dock Liverpool. Albert Dock Liverpool has been granted the prestigious title Royal in recognition of the pivotal role it continues to play in the city’s fortunes. The iconic destination attraction – which is located on Liverpool’s UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront, and home to the largest group of Grade I listed buildings in the country – changes its name from today (June 6, 2018) to The Royal Albert Dock Liverpool. This honour […]

01 Jun 2018
Invest Liverpool

Invest Liverpool at the International Business Festival 2018

From 12th – 28th June 2018, The UK will host the world’s biggest business event. But we’re not a conference or even a seminar, we’re a festival. Imagine more than 50 events, dedicated to helping you achieve your goals, a tailored brokerage service, putting you in touch with your dream clients and expert advice and support from world-class speakers and business leaders. Now, put that incredible hive of activity in Liverpool, one of the world’s most exciting cities and you […]

30 May 2018
Stateside Influencers

Stateside Influencers Take Over Liverpool

Last week Marketing Liverpool played host to three social media influencers from across the pond, Boston and New York to be exact. As they were visiting on the weekend that Harry and Meghan tied the knot we put together an itinerary that gave them a taste of an ‘alternative royal wedding.’ First up it was a visit to see a different kind of royal couple. Double Fantasy- John and Yoko – at the Museum of Liverpool, telling the story of […]

17 May 2018
Liverpool BID Company

Liverpool BID Company sets out Business Plan for Retail & Leisure BID ahead of Ballot

Liverpool BID Company today launches its Business Plan ahead of the campaign for a further term of the Retail & Leisure BID in the city centre. If backed by businesses in the June postal ballot, a further £5m will be invested into the area to improve safety and cleansing and boost footfall through events and animation. Following extensive consultation with its levy payers, the BID has drawn up a Business Plan for the area, which incorporates well-known areas such as […]

14 May 2018
Liverpool to stage 2022 Gymnastic World Championships

Liverpool awarded 2022 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

Liverpool has been selected as the host city for the 2022 World Artistic Gymnastic Championships, bringing the event to the UK for an impressive fourth time. The announcement demonstrates how gymnastics in the UK continues to go from strength to strength and make an impact on the world stage. The unanimous decision by the Federation of International Gymnastics (FIG) follows a combined bid between British Gymnastics, Liverpool City Council and UK Sport. It is a sign of continued confidence in […]