Labour is holding its annual conference in Liverpool for the first time since 1925 – and the only previous occasion was in 1905 (when officially the party was called the Labour Representation Committee). Coming here marks something of a rapprochement between the Labour Party and this great city.
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Giants invade Liverpool to remember the war
Around 100,000 people have lined the streets of Liverpool to welcome giant marionettes, which will tell the story of the city during world war one.
Can Liverpool end 24 years of hurt and be champions again?
Liverpool entertain Chelsea at Anfield on Sunday in a match which could see the Reds taking a giant step closer to landing the title for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century.
Liverpool FC, neon colours and Tories: 1990 all over again?
When Liverpool last won the title in 1990, Margaret Thatcher was still in power, the Soviet Union was in crisis and we were still wearing neon colours. What else has changed?
Glasgow and Liverpool top list of workless households
Glasgow and Liverpool are named as the top workless areas in the UK for the ninth year running, amid calls for a US-style “work for the dole” scheme to reduce welfare costs.
Peace on Shankly’s ‘love affair’ with Liverpool
As his new novel about Bill Shankly is published, David Peace tells Channel 4 News “society has gained materially, but lost a sense of community” since the former Liverpool manager’s day.
32 years’ prison for members of Liverpool drugs family
Members of the Fitzgibbon crime family, whose violent drug-dealing made them a number one target for the Serious and Organised Crime Agency (Soca), are sent down for a total of 32 years.
Kenny Dalglish sacked as Liverpool manager
Kenny Dalglish is sacked as Liverpool manager, 16 months after taking up the job for a second time, following a disappointing season in which the club finished eighth in the Premier League.
Regional jobs blog: Liverpool
Carole Crosby Liverpool Chamber of Commerce deputy chief executive, tells Channel 4 News that companies are expecting to recruit within the next three months – and why a government enterprise scheme has been such a success.
Liverpool fans wrongly blamed for Hillsborough disaster
Leaked government documents reveal Mrs Thatcher was told by an unnamed Merseyside police officer that ‘drunk Liverpool fans’ caused the Hillsborough football disaster.
Liverpool’s Suarez branded ‘a disgrace’ for Evra snub
The simmering feud between Luis Suarez and Patrice Evra explodes at Old Trafford, as Manchester United top the Premier League with a 2-1 win.
Liverpool ‘admit mistakes’ over Suarez racism row
The mother of murdered black teenager Anthony Walker tells Channel 4 News that Liverpool Football Club have admitted they ‘made mistakes’ during the Luis Suarez racism row.
Liverpool FC in new racism row
Liverpool Football Club is embroiled in a new racism row as both the club and Merseyside Police investigate reports that an Oldham player was racially abused during Friday’s FA Cup tie.
Thatcher told: leave Liverpool to ‘managed decline’
National Archive papers released today show Margaret Thatcher was advised not to invest in Liverpool after riots in 1981 – as well as proving the Iron Lady’s tight grip on her home improvement budget.
LIVE BLOG: Labour conference in Liverpool
Latest updates, pictures and video from the Labour autumn conference in Liverpool.