34 episodes

Produced by Liverpool City Council, each episode will dive in to a variety of topics – from music and film, culture and climate change right though to history, heritage and health. Through conversations with those in the know, we’ll shine a spotlight on different aspects of Liverpool life and explore subjects that matter to you.

Mersey Waves Liverpool City Council

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

Produced by Liverpool City Council, each episode will dive in to a variety of topics – from music and film, culture and climate change right though to history, heritage and health. Through conversations with those in the know, we’ll shine a spotlight on different aspects of Liverpool life and explore subjects that matter to you.

    The Irregulars

    The Irregulars

    Liverpool is no stranger to being the star of major motion pictures and television shows; Netflix’s THE IRREGULARS is the latest production that was made in Liverpool. The show follows a gang of troubled street teens, solving crimes for the sinister Doctor Watson and his mysterious business partner.
    We sat down with the shows creator and writer Tom Bidwell to discuss making the series and why they chose to film in Liverpool.

    • 31 min
    Covid-19 : On the frontline

    Covid-19 : On the frontline

    Scott Beeland, an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, was recently reconnected with Graham Smith, a patient he helped save from Covid-19 during the first wave of the pandemic and a member of our Liverpool Street Scene Services team. Graham surprised Scott when he gave him an army medal for services in Bosnia to say thank you.

    • 24 min
    Liverpool's role in the vaccine

    Liverpool's role in the vaccine

    Liverpool played a key role in the trials of the Oxford/Astra Zeneca jab through the city’s world-famous School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM).

    • 22 min
    Anorexia - Regaining control

    Anorexia - Regaining control

    In our latest episode, we talk to Ashleigh about her teenage battle with anorexia and body dysmorphia, and how she overcame her issues and is strong enough now to help others.

    • 26 min
    Wendy Simon, Acting Mayor of Liverpool

    Wendy Simon, Acting Mayor of Liverpool

    We talk to Cllr Wendy Simon who was made Acting Mayor of Liverpool in December 2020, to find out more about the woman leading Liverpool.

    • 15 min
    Tin Star: Liverpool

    Tin Star: Liverpool

    Liverpool is no stranger to being the star of major motion pictures and television shows and this December we’re taking centre stage in the Sky original drama, Tin Star: Liverpool - We sat down with Alison Jackson, who is the Executive Producer for Tin Star, to talk about why they choose move to Liverpool for series 3 and how they found it.

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

yorkiepool71 ,

Really interesting and informative

Particularly found the homeless one interesting to hear what is currently being done about homelessness in Liverpool and what needs to be done

vicky.cowley ,

Really interesting podcast

Some really interesting Podcast subjects. Keep up the good work.

Ernieishere ,

Littlewoods building podcast

An excellent piece of social history with a nice positive outcome for this icon of the Liverpool skyline

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