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Why I love the FACT building

30/07/12

Visitor Services Manager Joan Burnett knows the FACT building like the back of her hand. Here. she tells us why there's so much more to it than bricks and mortar... "The building was designed by arc…
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The rock icon that never was...

27/07/12

Searching for Sugarman is released today, a documentary about lost Detroit musician Sixto Rodriguez.
In 1970, Sixto Rogriguez released his album, Cold Fact, which included Sugarman, a song abou…
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Young Liverpool Film Night 2012

26/07/12

We are now accepting submissions for this year's celebration of young filmmaking talent in Merseyside. FACT's Young People's Coordinator Louise tells us more... Freehand (FACT's young people's progr…
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Beach

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue comes to Liverpool!

25/07/12

Join Barefoot and Ben Fogle on Ainsdale beach Sunday 5 August Barefoot wine, sponsors of our exhibition previews at FACT, are running a series of events across the country as part of their Beach R…
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Schooner

Exclusive tour for FACT donors

24/07/12

Next up in the FACT Fifty calendar of events, a private tour on The Kathleen and May schooner. FACT Fifty is our individual giving scheme here at FACT. Members have chosen to donate £50 which goes…
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The Humble Market and Me

23/07/12

FACT's Gallery Assistant Lesley tells us about her experience of working on our current exhibition at FACT, which has brought a unique set of challenges for gallery staff Being told you are about t…
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New Release: Electrick Children

20/07/12

A story of music, rebellion and an immaculate conception In Rachel's mormon world of the mid 1990s she discovers the cassette player for the very first time when her pastor father uses it to inter…
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Batman Double Bill

19/07/12

It's almost time for the Dark Knight to Rise... but before that, tonight we are screening a one off Batman Double Bill. The Dark Knight Rises has to be one of the most anticipated releases of the …
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Background

The Digital Wishing Well

16/07/12

tenantspin's Laura Yates tells us more about a new project at Mere Lane Health Centre. tenantspin is FACT's community engagement programme and was the UK's first internet TV channel launched in th…
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Brazilica

Free Family Workshops this weekend!

13/07/12

We are celebrating the launch of Brazilica with mask making workshops this Saturday. Today sees the launch of Brazilica, the UK's largest samba carnival. The team behind this three day celebratio…
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