Home » 2018

Yearly Archives: 2018

  • Poets from Liverpool

    Posted on August 13, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Liverpool has been home to many poets and writers. This was particularly true through the 1960s, when a group of poets formed the “Liverpool Poets”. They would organize meetings and were influenced by the 1950s “beat poetry” which originated from the States. These poets used lyrics that were often used in music that was emanating […]

    Comments Off on Poets from Liverpool
    Continue Reading...
  • The Other Sports of Liverpool

    Posted on August 2, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Liverpool is famed for association football and the two premier league teams, Everton and Liverpool, who play in the Premier League. However this is not the only sport that is played in the city and Liverpool is home to many other events that receive international attention. Each April Aintree Racecourse hosts the Grand National which […]

    Comments Off on The Other Sports of Liverpool
    Continue Reading...
  • Tourists Visiting Liverpool

    Posted on July 26, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    As Liverpool has emerged into the 21st century, it has changed its industrial base dramatically. The area was famed for its rapid growth as a result of the city’s development as a port, but as the port’s popularity declined, so did the amount of jobs that were provided by it. Today Liverpool has to use […]

    Comments Off on Tourists Visiting Liverpool
    Continue Reading...
  • Music in Liverpool in the 1960s

    Posted on July 12, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    The 1960s saw a revolution in youth culture in Europe and America. The end of the Second World War triggered a desire of many young people to make the most of their freedom which caused many to perish in the fights. The 1950s was a decade that saw many towns and cities being rebuilt, and […]

    Comments Off on Music in Liverpool in the 1960s
    Continue Reading...
  • Liverpool’s Inner-City Problems of the 1980s

    Posted on June 15, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Liverpool was not the only city that experienced inner city problems in the early 1980s. Many cities in the United Kingdom at this time were being affected by deindustrialization and the hardships that were being suffered by the local communities. Deindustrialization happened when the original older industries closed down. They were unable to survive was […]

    Comments Off on Liverpool’s Inner-City Problems of the 1980s
    Continue Reading...
  • Hillsborough 1989

    Posted on June 14, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Many of the players and officials who had been present at Heysel in 1985 were still part of Liverpool football club when they went to play their FA cup semi-final game against Nottingham Forest at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield on 15th April 1989. 5 minutes into the game and it was abandoned as the crowd […]

    Comments Off on Hillsborough 1989
    Continue Reading...
  • Heysel Stadium Disaster 1985

    Posted on June 3, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Liverpool is one of the most successful football club in the country domestically, and they have matched this with their performances in Europe. They have won the European Cup and Champions league 5 times, the UEFA cup 3 times and on 3 occasions they have been successful in the European Super Cup. However, their appearance […]

    Comments Off on Heysel Stadium Disaster 1985
    Continue Reading...
  • Football in Liverpool

    Posted on May 24, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    The city boasts two premiership football teams Liverpool and Everton and the rivalry results in at least two huge Derby games taking place in the city each season. The heart of Liverpool football is centered around the events that happen each week at Anfield and Goodison Park. The homes of Liverpool and Everton are barely […]

    Comments Off on Football in Liverpool
    Continue Reading...
  • The History of Liverpool Football Club

    Posted on May 12, 2018 by in Best of Liverpool

    Liverpool Football club, also known as Liverpool F.C. and nicknamed The Reds, is a professional football club in Liverpool, England that competes in the Premier League which is the highest tier of English football. The F.C. has taken home three UEFA Cups,three UEFA Super Cups, five European Cups, seven FA Cups, eight League Cups, 15 […]

    Comments Off on The History of Liverpool Football Club
    Continue Reading...