SCOTLAND ROAD ON THE COVID FRONTLINE
Issue Covid Crisis
NO MATTER what has been thrown at Scottie Road, – from the German Luftwaffe to Margaret Thatcher – the heartbeat of the community has never stopped. Solidarity among residents has always prevailed in the face of evil. And we areRead More
BEST BAR NONE: Local pub helps regulars cope with Covid crisis
Issue Covid Crisis
ON Friday March 20, as the death toll from COVID-19 passed 150 in the UK, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that all pubs, cafes and restaurants in the UK must close at the earliest opportunity – basically that day. AndRead More
What’s next for County Road?
IN JULY 2019 Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor, Steve Rotheram, announced a new £6 million fund to revitalise town centres across the city region. One of the areas that would benefit from this money is County Road in Walton. ARead More
Still nowhere to turn for lost generation
SCOTTIE Press has been fighting for a better deal for local teenagers for more than 40 years. In a 1977 issue, we led a campaign to fight for youth clubs in the area ,after severe cuts left young people congregatingRead More
Kit it out – solidarity in football
FOOTBALL was once the working-class sport. A game in which kids who once kicked a ball around the street, with jumpers for goalposts, could make it all the way to the professional game. But, as football expands into the multi-billion-poundRead More
Do we need an elected Mayor?
LIVERPOOL will elect a new — or maybe old — mayor in May. Current Mayor Joe Anderson, who first brought in the directly elected position, will be standing once again. But does the city really need THREE mayors? The ScottieRead More
Campaign to save Kirkdale Dock goes global!
THE battle to save historic West Waterloo Dock has won widespread support across the UK and Europe. Plans to fill in the dock — which was the major embarkation point for millions of travellers to America in the 19th centuryRead More
Blues to bring £1bn investment boost to North Liverpool
AMBITIOUS plans for Everton’s new stadium promise to completely regenerate North Liverpool and bring a £1bn boost to the local economy — including a construction college, an exhibition centre and a promenade that will eventually connect Bramley Moore Dock toRead More
Farewell Flower Streets?
The future landscape of Kirkdale could soon dramatically change after the release of Canalside Project, that looks to regenerate CanalSide Park, The Ralla and The Flower Streets.Read More