The FA Cup Is a Stranger Beast Than Normal This Year

The FA Cup Is a Stranger Beast Than Normal This Year

Matthew Smith  21.03.2016
The FA Cup is a stranger beast than normal this year - in most cases, a semi-final line up where only one of the five is counted among...
Madame Bovary Tours England

Madame Bovary Tours England

Rupert Wolfe-Murray  16.03.2016
When I was a kid I used to mock the names of the great French authors Gustave Flaubert and Honoré de Balzac. I used to pronounce Flaubert...
A Smaller Premier League Is the Simplest Solution

A Smaller Premier League Is the Simplest Solution

Matthew Smith  9.03.2016
It makes sense to reduce the Prem down to 18, or even 16 teams. It would mean the TV and prize money can be shared between fewer candidates...
Woman Arrested After Shocking Footage Emerges Of A Bouncer Being Racially Abused

Woman Arrested After Shocking Footage Emerges Of A Bouncer Being Racially Abused

Kathryn Snowdon  7.03.2016
A woman has been arrested after a video was posted online of a bouncer being racially abused in Liverpool city centre. The 21-year-old...
Swastikas Graffitied On Building At North West Infidels March In Liverpool

Swastikas Graffitied On Building At North West Infidels March In Liverpool

Sarah Ann Harris  27.02.2016
Swatiskas were apparently painted on a building and cobblestones ripped up from the street at a demonstration by a far-right group labelling...
Two Schoolgirls Seriously Injured After Car Ploughs Into Group In Liverpool

Two Schoolgirls Seriously Injured After Car Ploughs Into Group In Liverpool

Steven Hopkins  12.02.2016
Two schoolgirls are fighting for their lives and another three have been seriously injured after a car ploughed into a group of children...
In Search of a Premier League Hero

In Search of a Premier League Hero

Jack Target  2.02.2016
There will be a void of character and admiration at Stamford Bridge this summer. The most successful captain in Chelsea's history will...

Open Letter to Asylum Seekers

Rupert Wolfe-Murray  14.12.2015
Dear Asylum Seekers... First of all, welcome to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - the cumbersome name of my home...

Liverpool's Amazing Library

Rupert Wolfe-Murray  28.11.2015
The young lives which were cut so tragically short. The communities that were decimated. The partners, friends and families of loved ones,...
16-Year-Old Shot Boy Dead In Liverpool

16-Year-Old Shot Boy Dead In Liverpool

Jack Sommers  16.11.2015
A 16-year-old boy has been shot dead on a Liverpool towpath, police have said. Merseyside Police were called to reports of a shooting...
Fans Who Leave Games Early Need to Take a Long, Hard Look at Themselves

Fans Who Leave Games Early Need to Take a Long, Hard Look at Themselves

Chris Deeley  13.11.2015
Is there a single good reason for leaving a match early? Almost everyone who goes to games knows someone who plans their entire day around...

Starbucks Helped Me Give up Coffee

Rupert Wolfe-Murray  28.10.2015
I don't think I'm alone in hating Starbucks, the American coffee shop that has spread its tentacles all over the world. They haven't lied...
Bill Bailey's Tour Bus Won't You Please Come Home

Bill Bailey's Tour Bus Won't You Please Come Home

Paul Vale  27.10.2015
Bill Bailey’s tour bus was stolen on Monday… in Liverpool. The comedian was performing at the city's Philharmonic Hall when the Mercedes...
Liverpool Fans Will Be Sorely Disappointed if They Expect a Mass Dortmund Reunion at Anfield

Liverpool Fans Will Be Sorely Disappointed if They Expect a Mass Dortmund Reunion at Anfield

Jamie Spencer  16.10.2015
Klopp outlined a target of winning the Premier League by 2019, suggesting he's been assured of having time to build a side with which to...