Over the extended June bank holiday weekend (2-5 June), celebrations will be held in St Helens Borough in honour of Queen Elizabeth II, the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee. As is tradition for significant Royal events – including The Queen’s coronation in 1953 and subsequent silver, golden and diamond jubilees – street […]

Roll up, roll up for the Queen’s Jubilee jamboree

Over the Jubilee Weekend, 2 June until 5 June, Manchester City Council will be holding a packed schedule of events across the City Centre for all ages. Piccadilly Gardens will be hosting a party fit for royalty throughout the Jubilee weekend, from 11am till 7pm. The area will be completely transformed into a bustling market […]

Special guest announced as final countdown to Manchester Day is now on

With less than a month to go now until the return of the legendary Manchester Day on Sunday 19 June, preparations are underway to make sure this year’s unmissable event – last held pre-pandemic in 2019 – is the best ever. Organisers are pulling out all the stops to make sure the city centre will […]

LFC Victory Parade – FAQs

Sunday is going to be a very busy day in Liverpool, so whether you’re planning on finding a spot along the victory parade route, watching proceedings from the comfort of your own home, or maybe you’re avoiding the whole thing – we have pulled together all the info you need in one handy place. From […]

Liverpool’s food and drink festival ready to be served up

The countdown is now truly on for Taste Liverpool. Drink Bordeaux and the most delicious weekend of the year from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June. Taking place over the 4-day bank holiday jubilee weekend, the festival is a vibrant celebration of the city’s famous hospitality culture. It features over 50 restaurants, bars, food-halls, cafes and coffee […]

Greater Manchester Police welcomes National Race Action Plan

The National Police Chiefs’ Council and the College of Policing have set out a commitment from Chief Constables in England and Wales to improve levels of trust and confidence among Black communities. Chief Constable Stephen Watson said, “Policing in the UK is built on a foundation of trust and confidence allowing us to police our communities […]


St Helens Chamber and St Helens Borough Council are delighted to launch the 2022 St Helens Borough Business Awards. The awards celebrate the many achievements of businesses and are now open for entries until midnight on Tuesday 28 June 2022, with the ceremony taking place on Friday 30 September 2022. Businesses across the borough can […]

Fans advised to plan ahead and stay local for LFC parade

Important travel information is now live as anticipation builds ahead of the UEFA Champions League final this weekend when Liverpool face Real Madrid, followed by a victory parade on Sunday 29 May. Thousands of people are expected to line the streets to watch the victory parade that will take place on Sunday 29 May to […]

New Look LIMF is back for 2022!

One of Liverpool’s most popular events returns this year – with a whole new look and ambition to boost the city’s music sector. Renowned for showcasing the best international and national household names alongside emerging talent at an accessible, low ticket price, Liverpool International Music Festival takes place from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 July […]

Potential LFC Parade Now A Reality

Liverpool FC parade of the Champions League trophy along the Strand on the waterfront. Images by Gareth Jones A Liverpool Football Club victory parade will take place in the city on Sunday 29 May. The Mayor of Liverpool, Joanne Anderson had already invited the club to take part in a victory parade in preparation for the potential […]