Six-figure sum raised to save Widnes Vikings

Written by Reanna Smith A Go Fund Me page that was set up to save Widnes Vikings Rugby Club from going into liquidation has reached £100,000 in donations. The club went into administration last week after an investor pulled out of a bid for a consortium takeover. The local community in Widnes, fans of the club and even some of their rival teams have all donated to … Continue reading Six-figure sum raised to save Widnes Vikings

Merseyside health researchers to be honoured

By Daniel Williams An awards ceremony honouring Merseyside health researchers is to be held next month. The North West Coast Research and Innovation Awards (NWCA) celebrates the work of health workers across the North West region and will be held on March 7. Nominees are judged on the reach and significance of their innovations, as well as how fresh and unique the research has been. … Continue reading Merseyside health researchers to be honoured

Top things to do this half term in Merseyside

By Olivia Wagg Bounce around at the inflatable theme park Bootle based company ‘activity for all’ has launched their very own inflatable theme park packed with 12 different inflatable courses. The theme park includes a giant helter skelter, bouncy castles, 15ft soccer darts, gladiator duel, basketball shootout, Nerf shooter and a tots area. Parents will be able to relax with a hot drink whilst the … Continue reading Top things to do this half term in Merseyside

Prince Charles to visit Merseyside in second Royal visit of year

By Olivia Wagg
The Prince Of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will make an official visit to Royal Albert Dock next week in recognition of its Royal status.

It will be the second time this year Merseyside has hosted a Royal visit after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visited Birkenhead in January. Continue reading Prince Charles to visit Merseyside in second Royal visit of year

LIPA Re-enact The Beatles Apple HQ Performance

By Sarah Almond LIPA students have celebrated the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ last ever-public performance. The group paid homage to the band’s famous Apple HQ rooftop performance in 1969, by playing their own renditions of classic Beatles’ songs on the Starbucks rooftop in Liverpool One. The set list included songs such as ‘Yesterday’, ‘Penny Lane’, and ‘Let It Be’. Shoppers stopped in their tracks … Continue reading LIPA Re-enact The Beatles Apple HQ Performance