Bee Gees at Liverpool Cathedral

Bee Gees at Liverpool Cathedral

Welcome again to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Merseyside streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. Our main image this week shows the Bee Gees rehearsing for a Christmas concert at Liverpool Cathedral in December...
Merseyside Christmas Derbies

Merseyside Christmas Derbies

Things looked pretty rosy for Liverpool when they lined up to play Everton at Anfield on Christmas Eve 1949. They were top of the First Division, in spite of losing their previous two away matches, and were determined to steady the ship against their local rivals. In...
Beatles’ Christmas

Beatles’ Christmas

Manchester band the Dakotas played some unusual gigs in their time – but never one like the Beatles’ Christmas party at the Astoria Cinema, Finsbury Park, in 1963. It ran for 16 nights, right through to January 11th 1964, and featured some of the biggest names on the...
Graham Stark

Graham Stark

Not many performers can say they’ve made more Pink Panther films than Peter Sellers. But Wallasey actor Graham Stark can. Comic genius Sellers notched up six films as the bungling Inspector Jacques Clouseau of the Paris police, while Stark appeared in no less than...
Liverpool Cathedral Choir

Liverpool Cathedral Choir

Welcome again to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Merseyside streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. Our seasonal main image this week shows choirboys and members of the Cross Guild of Liverpool Cathedral...