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University of Liverpool is a UK centrefor world-leading Computer Science research
One of Top 25 high performance computing systems in the world
Most filmed UK city outside London
UNESCO has awarded Liverpool ‘City of Music’ status
Iconic creative talent thrives in local film and television companies, such as Hurricane Films, Lime Pictures and LA Productions and a host of independent content providers. Plans for new studio complex will add to film and TV credentials that make the Liverpool City Region one of Europe’s leading creative hubs. We are increasingly popular with film-makers and according to the Liverpool Film Office it is now the most filmed city in the UK outside London.
Many elements of the UK’s Industrial Strategy that will power Industry 4.0 are at the heart of the research and development being carried out at Sci-Tech Daresbury. Located between Liverpool and Manchester, Daresbury is central to the UK’s industrial digitisation and home to several world-class research centres.
Latest Creative, Digital & Tech news
SONY INVESTS BIG IN LIVERPOOL CITY CENTRE
Sony to move 500 video games workers to Liverpool city centre Video games giant Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe is moving 500 staff into the former Liverpool Echo offices in the city centre. Sony has agreed a deal to take all 65,000 sq ft of office space across three floors in what is now being called […]
SCI-TECH DARESBURY TENANTS GENERATED £130 MILLION ANNUAL SALES
Sci-Tech Daresbury has revealed that more than £130 million in sales was generated by the campus in 2018, according to data revealed in its annual tenants’ survey.
Metro Mayor announces next steps in city region’s digital revolution
Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has announced the next step towards the creation of an ultrafast fibre network, in a push to make the Liverpool City Region the most digitally connected in the country.
Amazon to create 250 jobs with new £68m Liverpool City Region base
Online giant Amazon, one of the world’s ‘big four’ tech companies is to open a £68m base on Merseyside, creating 250 jobs.
Sir Terry Leahy takes 20% stake in Liverpool City Region’s LMA
Former Tesco boss, Sir Terry Leahy has made a multimillion-pound investment in the performing arts school behind the LMA Choir to fund its international expansion.
Chinese investor sets up science and tech incubator in Liverpool Science Park
A new flagship tech incubator, designed to unlock investment opportunities between Liverpool and China has launched its European office in the city.
£2m fund aims to attract more blockbuster movie-makers to Liverpool City Region
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has launched the LCR Production Fund which it is hoped will result in more filming taking place across the city region.