Find out what’s going on throughout the Knowledge Quarter and the wider city.

Liverpool’s flagship regeneration scheme to enter a new phase

Liverpool City Council has announced it is to develop a masterplan to deliver the regeneration of the gateway site to a £2bn regeneration scheme.
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8th March 2018/by Sophie Bate

Liverpool on course for record breaking investment

Liverpool is on course to complete more than £1bn in regeneration projects for a record breaking 5th successive year.
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8th March 2018/by Sophie Bate

Morgan Sindall inspires next generation of young women in construction

A Liverpool student hoping to pursue a career in construction has taken her learning out of the classroom to work on one of the city’s biggest construction sites, with the support of construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall.
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7th March 2018/by Knowledge Quarter

Unique exhibition to run at Tate Liverpool to break the stigma of homelessness

LJMU student to host 'Narratives of homelessness', a public engagement event involving the creation of robotics, 3D models, and sculptures.
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1st March 2018/by Sophie Bate

Fabric District creative hub unveiled

Plans for ‘The Tapestry’ on Gildart Street have been revealed, marking the launch of a unique creative hub in the centre of Liverpool’s rapidly emerging Fabric District.
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13th February 2018/by Sophie Bate

Urgent repairs to begin to save historic building

Liverpool’s historic Wellington Rooms is to undergo urgent works in order to arrest the decay of the 202-year-old building.
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12th February 2018/by Sophie Bate

Club Liverpool appoints Colin Sinclair as chair & unveils boost for local economy

Colin Sinclair, chief executive of Knowledge Quarter Liverpool, was last night (31 January) announced as the new chair of Club Liverpool, the city region’s conference ambassador programme.
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1st February 2018/by Sophie Bate

New animation brings ‘the Greatest Scot of all time’ Robert Burns back to life

The team at LJMU Face Lab have created a ground-breaking new animated facial reconstruction of Robert Burns reciting one of his own poems.
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25th January 2018/by Sophie Bate

Work begins at new Proton Beam therapy centre in Liverpool

Proton Partners International, the world’s leading developer of high energy proton beam therapy centres, has officially marked the start of work on its fourth UK-based oncology centre.
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11th January 2018/by Sally Bloor

£12m Combined Authority funding to unlock Paddington Village

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has approved in principle a £12m grant for infrastructure work to unlock development on Liverpool City Council’s £1bn Paddington Village scheme.
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12th December 2017/by Sally Bloor

£1.2m win for LJMU’s Astrophysics Research Institute

The Astrophysics Research Institute (ARI) has won a £1.2m grant from the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), to support cutting-edge research at Liverpool John Moores University
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7th December 2017/by Sally Bloor

The Future of Music in Liverpool

LJMU has teamed up with Bido Lito! Magazine to research and produce a report on the future of music in the city.
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4th December 2017/by Sally Bloor

RCP North Phase 1 opens

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is delighted to announce the official opening of RCP North on 10 October 2017 - Phase 1 in its development of a major centre of clinical excellence in Liverpool. Based in the William Henry Duncan Building which is owned by Liverpool University, Phase 1 is situated on Liverpool University’s campus.
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23rd October 2017/by Sally Bloor

KQ Liverpool brings new Transport Vision into the ‘Lime-Light’

A futuristic transport solution and a major new public space are at the heart of a visionary proposal to better connect Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter (KQ Liverpool).
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16th October 2017/by Sally Bloor