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HYPE MERSEYSIDE raising funds to provide over 100 bikes to support NHS staff in Merseyside to travel for free during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

On the 10th April, Hype were approached by a local hospital in Merseyside that requested help for bikes for their staff that don’t drive. Read more →


HYPE MERSEYSIDE pledges bikes for Merseyside’s NHS Heroes

A local organisation focused on getting people involved in cycling has pledged to provide more than 100 of its hire bikes to NHS staff across Merseyside hospitals, as a means of supporting the current fight against COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Social enterprise, HYPE Merseyside, will be delivering 100 bikes to frontline NHS workers over the next month, after their initial offer to staff from Arrowe Park Hospital was met by an overwhelming response. Read more →


Vibrant Schools

Vibrant Schools is a project organised by HYPE Merseyside which aims to provide more opportunities for young people, enhance empty spaces by implementing growing areas and learn about the environment.

Over the past 12 weeks, 50 wonderful students from years 7, 8 and 9 from St Cuthbert’s High School in St Helens took part in a series of workshops to design and build planters for flowers, fruit and vegetables. Read more →


Savera UK Fundraising Opportunity

Any fantastic fundraisers out there looking for their next opportunity to help an amazing charity?

Merseyside-based registered charity, Savera UK operates across the United Kingdom, to provide services to individuals from Black Minority Ethnic communities who are at risk of domestic abuse and harmful practices, including Forced Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation. Read more →

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Liverpool Queer Collective

We are delighted to have worked with the wonderful Liverpool Queer Collective. We helped them create a new fresh identity that reflects their objectives. Their mission is to enrich Liverpool’s LGBTQ+ community, bringing it together through events and online channels, as well as identifying safe spaces in the city. Read more →


HYPE Vibrant Park

Our Charlie has recently been working with the amazing HYPE merseyside. painting a mural. As part of the project she worked with children from The Priory Primary School, Birkenhead.The mural is a section of Birkenhead Park maintained by HYPE situated on Park Road East. Read more →


Research as Art 2018

Congratulations to our talented Nonconform designer Charlie who has won a 2018 Research as Art award from Swansea University for “Iris” a large scale public art piece that she created in partnership with Engage Liverpool. Iris was installed in the Baltic area as part of VENT festival, which used art to explore and communicate issues around air quality. Read more →

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Wildflower Gathering

Celebrate the return of the Everton Park wildflowers with free music, food, and arts workshops!
A day of celebration in the heart of the Northern Flowerhouse. Read more →


Congratulations to St Cuthbert’s High School

Congratulations to St Cuthbert’s Catholic High School on winning two awards at the Youth Open Art Competition at St Helens World of Glass. In a time when the arts are being squeezed out of the mainstream curriculum, St Cuthbert’s continues to place importance on the arts in the development of their young people. Read more →

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MCS – Upcoming event

Tickets for the Merseyside Civic Society’s next event are now on sale for a £2 donation or free to members of MCS. The event will take place at Liverpool Cathedral on 16th May at 6pm, and will see Ellen Loudon and Professor Erik Bichard ask the question How Do We Build More Social Value into the Liverpool City Region? Read more →


LAAF 2018 – Emel Mathlouthi

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival’s (LAAF) enhanced musical programme will enjoy a spectacular opening weekend with a performance from internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter and the “voice of the Tunisian revolution”, Emel Mathlouthi on Saturday 7 July at the Invisible Wind Factory. Emel’s genre-defying music melds electronica and Tunisian textures into her unique cinematic universe, blending acoustic and electronic sounds into a style wholly her own and drawing together Tunisian instruments such as gumbri (bass lute), zukra (flute) and bendirs (frame drums) with heavy kick drums and atmospheric melodies. Read more →


Walton Community Garden

We went along to the opening of the Walton Community Garden. Our Creative Director Andrew is also a director of Walton Hall Park. We designed the FOWHP logo and will be carrying out other creative work in the future. The garden is a multi purpose space for growing, socialising and education, all funded by the Big Lottery grant. Read more →

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