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Liverpool jockey Joe Anderson at Ascot

Liverpool jockey Joe Anderson responds to ‘horrendous’ horse deaths at Grand National Festival

Liverpool jockey, Joe Anderson has recalled the 'horrendous' feeling of losing a horse after two died at this year's Grand National Festival. Horses Giovinco and Pikar died on Ladies Day. He said: "The only way to describe it is the worst,...
Mencap Liverpool members st Sefton Park after some football.

Mencap Liverpool echo calls for greater accessibility in disability sport

A Liverpool-based charity for people with a learning disability has called for greater visibility and accessibility within disability sport in the region. 
Taekwondo trainers in action at Whiston Taekwondo. One woman executes a high kick.

Whiston Taekwondo echo calls for more support for disability sport in Liverpool

A local Taekwondo club has echoed calls from Paralympic silver medallist Beth Munro for more to be done to support access to disability sport in Liverpool.
Ruth Mwandumba - credit Craig Dower

Liverpool target shooter Ruth Mwandumba aims to boost sport’s diversity

Liverpool target shooter Ruth Mwandumba is working with British Shooting in a bid to improve diversity in the sport. Mwandumba is England’s first-ever black rifle shooting champion, achieving that unprecedented feat in 2018 and repeating the trick in 2022.

Famous Lowry “Going to the Match” painting heads to Birkenhead

'Going to the match' exhibition has been unveiled in an art exhibition at Birkenhead's Williamson art gallery. The exhibition will be showing off works, including the famous Lowry painting, 'Going to the match'.
Beth Munro celebrates after winning her semifinal match against Denmark's Lisa Gjessing, during day Two of the European Taekwondo Championships 2022. Via agreed Alamy license.

Beth Munro on adapting to Paralympic Taekwondo, mentality, and inspiration

Beth Munro has had a rapid ascent in the world of para-Taekwondo. In just her second international competition, she found herself fighting at the pinnacle of disability sport, the Paralympics.

Charlton, Bairstow and now Flintoff? A new name for British sporting dynasties

The entertainment industry is known to be a family affair from acting dynasties to sporting families. Now Freddie Flintoff's son has become the most recent sports-person to mirror a relative's talents. Rocky Flintoff hit his maiden century for Lancashire’s second XI...
Nathan Aspinall at the Premier League of Darts in Birmingham

From trainee accountant to darts star – Nathan Aspinall says life is a gamble

Nathan Aspinall epitomises resilience and self-belief. The Stockport darts star left his job as a trainee accountant in 2018 to pursue his dream of being a professional player.
Luis Suarez and Distin - Merseyside derby - pic by Ruaraidh Gillies creative commons licence

Top 10 Merseyside derby Premier League goals of all time

With relegation candidates Everton set to face off against rivals and title-chasers Liverpool, here's a list of the top ten goals scored in the derby between these two sides in the premier league. Number Ten – Steven Gerrard, 2012 (Liverpool...

What will UEFA Champions League look like next season?

This season will see the last of the current format of the Champions League with change starting from the 2024-2025 season. A UEFA Executive Committee meeting in 2022 in Vienna saw the signing of a new format after a two-year debate on how it could work.