Walking with Jayne

An interesting day of doing the things I love best. Walking round Liverpool and talking with interesting people. Some of the people today are travelling over from Leeds. But first there’s a walk to be done. My friend here Jayne is an artist from North Liverpool who’s recently moved into her new place just off […]

On site: In Granby today

Still construction training opportunities for young people available. See below for details, together with this supportive article from the Liverpool Echo. A perfect sunny afternoon for having a look at how things are going in Granby, Liverpool 8. This end all done. Plus Dane at work on the far end. But I’m principally here today […]

Get the word out: Training in Granby 4 Streets

If you know anyone between 16 and 24 years old who might be interested in getting some building skills training and a City & Guilds qualification, please tell them about this: Happening tomorrow, 4th February at the Fire Fit Hub in Liverpool 8. Maybe help someone change their whole lives by working on changing a […]

The Granby 4 Streets Community Land Trust: On site

In Granby 4 Streets, PlusDane and Liverpool Mutual Homes have been on site for some time now. And very gratifying it has been to see them. Still, they’re big organisations with lots of experience and that’s the kind of thing you expect them to do. But now they’ve been joined on site by something wonderful. […]

In Granby: The Street Party!

Best Granby 4 Streets Market ever? People in the know seem to think so. And they ought to know. Anyway, let’s go back to the beginning and get off the bus. This one deeply matters. It’s the end of an era and the start of a new one, so everyone wants it to be good. […]

Granby 4 Streets: The Christmas Street Market

And the day was brilliant, best ever.¬†Words and pictures here. There have been Christmas Street Markets in Granby for the last few years as we’ve all been working on pulling a future together for these last four original streets. But this year’s will be particularly special. And you’re invited.This year the houses are on site […]