Liverpool Locations

Series of stories by writers with a Liverpool connection, inspired by the city's famous and forgotten places as it marks its year as European Capital of Culture.

Episodes

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AR01Claire With Fair Hair200803031/5. Claire with Fair Hair

Written and read by Beryl Bainbridge.

A boy goes for elocution lessons at the old piano hall and finds himself in another world.

Written and read by Beryl Bainbridge.

AR02The Prisoners20080304Series of stories by writers with a Liverpool connection, inspired by the city's famous and forgotten places as it marks its year as European Capital of Culture.

2/5. The Prisoners

By Dinesh Allirajah.

A chance meeting at the Prisoners statue on Exchange Flags causes Ruby to see things from a very different point of view.

Read by Gillian Kearney.

AR03I Saw Her Standing There20080305Series of stories by writers with a Liverpool connection, inspired by the city's famous and forgotten places as it marks its year as European Capital of Culture.

3/5. I Saw Her Standing There

By Ray Connolly.

A lonely man derives inspiration from a romantic liaison at the Cavern Club 40 years ago.

Read by Roy Carruthers.

AR04Permanent Granite Sunrise20080306Series of stories by writers with a Liverpool connection, inspired by the city's famous and forgotten places as it marks its year as European Capital of Culture.

4/5. Permanent Granite Sunrise

By Frank Cottrell Boyce.

Based on the true story of Liam Brady, whose special skills were put to the test on Liverpool's Catholic Cathedral.

Read by Ian Puleston-Davies.

AR05 LASTAll Aboard The Liver Building20080307Series of stories by writers with a Liverpool connection, inspired by the city's famous and forgotten places as it marks its year as European Capital Of Culture.

5/5. All Aboard the Liver Building

By Paul Farley.

A woman embarks on a strange relationship.

Read by Sue Jenkins.