Category : Media

20 Sep 2018

Help us Shape the New VisitLiverpool.com

Marketing Liverpool are looking to get views from a wide range of people on how they plan their trips away, to help form the basis of the new VisitLiverpool.com. VisitLiverpool.com has out-performed itself in every month of 2018 so far, which is testament to the hard work carried out by the whole Marketing Liverpool team and our partners across the Liverpool City Region in driving people to the website. Marketing Liverpool are in the process of designing the next generation […]

24 Aug 2018

Roll Up, Roll Up: The Latest Update From Our Press Team

Marketing Liverpool have been working to achieve yet more international press coverage for Liverpool City Region. Various pieces from across the globe have highlighted Liverpool as the ultimate tourist destination and have showcased the city to a worldwide audience. Recent pieces include an editorial piece in Neus Deutschland which explored Liverpool’s history and people as well as a segment on German radio. Another key piece was a feature in De Telegraaf, the largest newspaper in the Netherlands, which centred on […]

24 Aug 2018

Simply Liverpool Launched

Marketing Liverpool has worked again with Diversified Communications on the latest annual edition of Simply Liverpool. Targeting the groups market including coach operators and group specialists it launches this month and will be emailed to Diversified’s trade contacts as well as hard copies within their trade publication. The aim was to raise awareness of our offer including up-coming events, exhibitions and new product. Big thanks to our tourism partners for taking part in this collaborative project. View the Simply Liverpool […]

26 Jul 2018
Media Coverage

Liverpool is more popular than ever before, according to the latest ONS data

Liverpool is more popular than ever before, according to the latest Office for National Statistics data. The Office for National Statistics has released new data surrounding trips to the UK from overseas residents and places Liverpool as 5th in the country for overseas visits. The 2017 figures show that Liverpool’s popularity continues to grow as the city welcomed 25% more overseas visits than in 2016. The biggest increase is in European visitors, with trips rising by 31% in 2017. The […]

02 Jul 2018

National Museums Liverpool Breaks Visitor Record!

Highest ever visitor number in year of Terracotta Warriors exhibition Exhibition contributes over £20m to local economy in first three months! National Museums Liverpool has achieved its highest annual visitor figure ever in 2017/18 across its eight venues. It welcomed 3,305,671 visitors in a year which also saw the opening of its China’s First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors exhibition at World Museum. With a visitor increase of 9% compared to 2016/17, and a 16% increase on the year before, […]

22 Jun 2018
Liverpool Giants Location

Giant Location is a Work of Art

STUNNING artwork has been unveiled which reveals one of the locations involved in the brand new Giant spectacular heading to Liverpool and Wirral in October. New Brighton Lighthouse features on a brand new design created by Liverpool artist Alice Duke, confirming that a Giant visitor is expected to explore parts of Wirral for a day, with the lighthouse being included on the route. As well as the Wirral location, organisers can also announce that Princes Park will feature as part […]

09 May 2018
The Art of Football

City gets set for cultural kick-off

THE Beautiful Game is to be celebrated with a special season showcasing how football is one of the world’s biggest and most unifying conversations. Coinciding with the greatest footballing event across the globe, the 2018 FIFA World Cup, The Art of Football will see Liverpool host three major exhibitions, a symposium, pop-up cinema, a music festival as well as stage a call out for community groups to take part in a football parade with a difference – all in celebration […]

23 Apr 2018
City and Metro Mayors Joe Anderson and Steve Rotheram to lead Liverpool's Channel 4 relocation bid

Liverpool Enters Race for Channel 4 Relocation

Liverpool has today entered the race for Channel 4 relocation by announcing it is to submit a “compelling bid” to host Channel 4’s new national headquarters.   Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson and the Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram have joined forces to lead the bid for Channel 4’s relocation, saying today “Channel 4 would find a soulmate in Liverpool” with a move that would breathe new energy into the public service broadcaster whilst transforming the city’s creative […]

12 Apr 2018
New Additions are coming to the Terracotta Warriors Exhibition

Terracotta Warriors Joined by Golden Horse

A number of new artefacts set to join Terracotta Warriors at World Museum As Liverpool prepares itself for the annual Grand National Festival, the landmark 2018 exhibition China’s First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors at Liverpool’s World Museum will reveal some exciting new additions today, including the Golden Horse of Maoling and other items from China’s Han Dynasty, on display in the exhibition until the end of the exhibition’s run on 28 October 2018. The gilded bronze horse is more […]

11 Apr 2018

Full schedule for Sound City+ 2018 revealed

Full schedule for Sound City+ 2018 revealed A diverse range of industry execs and experts will discuss artist development, new tech, mental health and more at the British Music Experience. Full conference line-up at plus.soundcity.uk.com The full schedule for this year’s Sound City+ conference in association with Bruntwood has been revealed. The annual Sound City + business event is the UK’s leading independent conference for new music – founded to champion the rich and diverse creative output of the North […]