A band of artists, creatives, engagers and entrepreneurs are building a new Liverpool. But can it work with the mainstream economic structures or should it opt out?
Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson has steered the city through deep austerity cuts and helped re-build its confidence and investment. He talks to New Start about investing to save, changing the course of the city and why growth alone is not enough.
Liverpool’s history is full of ‘firsts’ when it comes to ideas for creating social and economic change, and building community is in the city’s DNA. Here’s ten of its best organisations that are doing things differently: