Culture
28 May 2009
Seized with optimism one fine March morning, George Bowling, the middle-aged narrator of Coming Up for Air, quits...
Culture
09 June 2008
At a recent conference to discuss the story so far for ‘Liverpool Capital of Culture’, Phil Redmond, its lugubriously...
UK Politics
10 April 2008
One of the more minor repercussions of a win for Boris Johnson in the forthcoming Mayoral elections would be that a...
Business
20 February 2008
‘Regeneration‘. It’s the word that hits you with the force of a wrecking-ball the moment you step out of Lime Street...
Culture
30 January 2008
Call me partisan - as a theatre critic by trade I would, naturally enough, flag up the contribution made to ongoing...
Culture
17 January 2008
Jimmy McGovern and I are pounding the streets of Liverpool in the bitter cold. The writer, who has given British...