Post Tagged with: "wirral"

  • Hollywood blockbuster gets UK premiere at Wirral cinema launch

    Hollywood blockbuster gets UK premiere at Wirral cinema launch

    The latest part of New Brighton’s regeneration project Marine Point opened its doors last night as eight screen cinema complex The Light hosted a glittering charity launch party. Ticket holders and invited guests were treated to champagne, fish and chips, popcorn and the UK premiere of star studded movie ‘New …

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  • Thousands turn out for return of Liverpool Marathon (gallery)

    Thousands turn out for return of Liverpool Marathon (gallery)

    Thousands of spectators lined the route on both sides of the Mersey today as the Liverpool Marathon made a spectacular return to the city streets. The race date coincided with John Lennon’s birthday and was last run as the Mersey Marathon almost twenty years ago.

    After a 45 minute delay …

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  • Wirral gets ready for Teenage Only Music Festival

    Wirral gets ready for Teenage Only Music Festival

    The preparations are gearing up for Youthfest 2011, Wirral’s ‘teenage only’ music festival which kicks off on Sat 20th August 2011. The day long event in New Brighton’s Vale Park features performances from some of the area’s best young bands.

    Admission to the festival area itself will be limited to …

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  • Wirral Hudbu Festival Cancelled

    Wirral Hudbu Festival Cancelled

    Promoters of Wirral’s Hudbu Music Festival which was due to make its entrance on the local music calendar this September have announced the cancellation of the event following issues with the site at Clatterbridge Memorial Fields.

    A statement on the event’s website reads:
    “With just short of 80 days left …

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  • New dance music festival Hudbu comes to Wirral this September

    New dance music festival Hudbu comes to Wirral this September

    Hudbu (the Czech word for music) aims to bring the outdoor festival indoors. Hudbu intends to build one of largest undercover arenas ever built in the North West covering 3 stages, a bar area and of course all of the crowd. The two-day event will take place at Memorial Fields, …

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  • Cultural Feast for Wirral Festival of Firsts

    Cultural Feast for Wirral Festival of Firsts

    The Wirral Festival of Firsts takes place over the weekend 8th-10th July 2011 promising three days of music, art, poetry and theatre in Hoylake (to be repeated, in Oxton, on the 15th-17th July). An army of volunteers is working to make this the biggest cultural event the Wirral peninsula has …

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  • REVIEW: Brick Up The Mersey Tunnels @ Royal Court 21/06/11

    REVIEW: Brick Up The Mersey Tunnels @ Royal Court 21/06/11

    Liverpool’s Royal Court theatre officially re-opened its doors this week after a short break with the city’s favourite, record breaking, comedy Brick Up The Mersey Tunnels back for a fifth run. Rich Denton reports from behind enemy lines…

    Let’s face it the majority of the Royal Court productions are not …

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  • Wirral International Kite Festival returns for 2011

    Wirral International Kite Festival returns for 2011

    In 2011 Wirral will again welcome kite flyers from Britain and across the world to attend the Wirral International Kite Festival on 11th & 12th June at The Dips, New Brighton

    The event will take place from 11 am to 4.30pm and is a two day event for all the …

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  • REVIEW: Mcintosh Ross @ Pacific Road, Birkenhead 11/11/09

    REVIEW: Mcintosh Ross @ Pacific Road, Birkenhead 11/11/09

    The International Guitar festival of Great Britain has been a fixture of the Wirral entertainment calendar for the past 20 years and as the event comes of age, the quality of the bookings and diversity of the artists and venues continues to grow. Bill Wyman, Glen Tilbrook, Nick Harper are …

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