Liverpool 8: From the air

Much of today’s post will take place high up in the air and back in time. The highest peal of ringing bells on all of the Earth, a sign up here tells me. But the Cathedral is not our subject today, it’s merely a vantage point. Neither is our subject the magnificent views of the […]

The Road Home

A Friday Walk through the various places where people live. Eventually getting to town to see some friends and their new venture ‘Home’ in School Lane, Liverpool One. It’s been called Prince Arthur’s Road for the last century or more, since the visit of some royal. But as a keen fan of evidence of urban […]

Seeing Deaf School

At the Liverpool International Music Festival this week I saw an astonishing performance from one of the best bands I’ve ever seen in my life, Deaf School. And was surprised to realise I’ve been going to see Deaf School, with many a long gap, for the best part of 40 years. The first time we […]