Merseyside has been placed under “tier 3” coronavirus restrictions following a steep rise in transmission rates and cases. It is the highest tier within England’s new lockdown system and could last up to six months, government sources said. It means pubs, bars, gyms, casinos, and bookmakers have closed, with only food-led establishments allowed to trade, […]

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This summer Red’s True Barbecue bucked the trend of southern restaurants heading to Manchester (Hawksmoor, Iberica, Burger & Lobster etc) by bringing a northern-only operation to the big smoke. Now this chain of US-inspired, dude food emporia has announced the acquisition of another new site, opening in Liverpool in November. The building, on Hanover Street, a former […]

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