The story of A Sense of Place 6: Crossing the century

Into 1999, the end of the century, and our reinvention of the previous year has worked spectacularly. We are busy. And yes, the house has gained a stylish new couch. We no longer sit on the floor all the time. As well as continuing to run our successful Creativity courses, our aim of taking elements of …

Granby 4 Streets, what’s going on?

And so the news we've been expecting for a week now has broken this morning. "LIVERPOOL Council bosses have pulled the plug on a £25m scheme to regenerate derelict housing in the city. Marc Waddington's article in the Liverpool Echo confirms that the latest possibility in the long struggle for justice and refurbishment of the last …

Another Way: From Sevenstreets to our street

Recently we were featured in our own favourite Liverpool blog, SevenStreets. And here's what they had to say about us. Today's post by guest blogger David Lloyd of SevenStreets. 'Got that Monday morning feeling? Is there another way to make it through the week without the nine to five grind? For one enterprising couple, the …

Doing the work you love, on the buses

Apart from going on scenic walks and being opinionated about all things Liverpool, a lot of the work we actually get paid for is around people doing work that they love. And a lot of that is concerned with social enterprises. It's easier to love the work if your enterprise is doing some good in …

The Anfield Home Tour

A few weeks ago we did our emotional 'Everton and Liverpool' Friday Walk. At the centre of this was Anfield, in the days following the release of the independent report on the truth about what happened at Hillsborough twenty three years ago. In Anfield we stood at the Hillsborough Memorial and wept, of course we …

2012: Friday Walks, Northern Sky – The Hospice of Hampsfell

Mostly our Friday walks take place near to Liverpool. Because there are wonderful places in and near Liverpool. And so we don't have to spend much time travelling there. But a couple of times each year we'll plan a full day out, still somewhere on our north-west coast, our wider 'home' - but further than …