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Liverpool school choir to record songs for those affected by dementia

A Liverpool primary school choir will record covers of “Over the Rainbow” by Judy Garland and “It’s a Long Way to Tipperary”, originally written by Judge Jack, to raise money. Children from Dovedale Primary School in Mossley Hill are raising much needed funds for local community interest company Tender Loving Care (TLC). Samantha Morley, a… Continue reading Liverpool school choir to record songs for those affected by dementia

Contemporary issues

The Scouse company making beard care better

As you walk through the main corridor on the first floor of Liverpool Central Library, there is something that may catch your eye. You mightn’t think it belongs. It’s a display all about beards — more specifically ‘The British Beard Baby Ltd’…

Football

Why Celtic vs. Rangers is called the ‘Old Firm’ derby

Rangers and Celtic are set to lock horns for the 412th time this weekend. The Old Firm derby is revered globally as one of the biggest and best derbies in the world of football – up there with El Clasico, Superclasico and the North-West Derby. But have you ever wondered how it got its name?… Continue reading Why Celtic vs. Rangers is called the ‘Old Firm’ derby

Football

My ‘most appearances’ Liverpool XI (2002-17)

Like most people with families filled with sports fans, I started to enjoy football at around the age of seven. I was born in 1995 and so 2017 earmarks 15 years of football for me. It got me thinking – I wonder, who has been lucky enough to pull on the famous red shirt of… Continue reading My ‘most appearances’ Liverpool XI (2002-17)

Music

Dizzee Rascal calls Wiley a ‘nonce’ on Twitter 

Dizzee Rascal and Wiley have reignited their long-standing beef over Twitter, with Dizzee making underage sex allegations and suggesting that he would ‘kill’ his former friend. The two grime icons were once good friends – and collaborators – before falling out over an incident in Ayia Napa back in 2003. In June, Wiley hit out… Continue reading Dizzee Rascal calls Wiley a ‘nonce’ on Twitter 

Football

Sean Dyche reckons he doesn’t get top jobs because he’s ginger 

Sean Dyche believes he doesn’t get the top managerial jobs because the world is ‘gingerist’. The Burnley boss has only lost on five occasions this season, despite only joining the Premier League at the beginning of the season. The Clarets sit 15th in the Premier League table, with a clash with West Ham still to… Continue reading Sean Dyche reckons he doesn’t get top jobs because he’s ginger