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Strawberry Field launches ‘People of Peace’ Awards in Liverpool as the city prepares to mark John Lennon’s 80th birthday

21st September, 2020

As the city prepares to mark what would have been the 80th birthday of John Lennon in October, the team at Strawberry Field are launching a local search for Liverpool’s most inspirational ‘People of Peace’.

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Strawberry Field says thank you to NHS and keyworkers as they dedicate a stone on Strawberry Lane to frontline workers

17th September, 2020

The team at Strawberry Field have chosen to show their gratitude to the NHS and keyworkers by dedicating a corner stone on Strawberry Lane.

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Strawberry Field awarded 2020 Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Award after less than one year in business

1st September, 2020

Strawberry Field recognised based on outstanding 2019 traveller reviews

 

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Unique Mike McCartney photographs go on display at Strawberry Field, Liverpool

10th August, 2020

Strawberry Field Liverpool is excited to announce the opening of Mike McCartney’s photographic journey of the Strawberry Field redevelopment, ahead of his book launch later this year.

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Strawberry Field is open and accessible to everyone, thanks to its Changing Places toilet facilities

28th July, 2020

The world famous Strawberry Field, immortalised by The Beatles, has now safely re-opened post Covid-19, with new measures in place and it is open to ALL, in part because of its WCs.

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Liverpool council planners give the OK for uniquely designed bandstand to be installed in the grounds of Strawberry Field.

14th July, 2020

When one thinks of Strawberry Field, John Lennon or the Beatles, it is music that comes to mind. For many that is what they also first associate with the Salvation Army. 

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Strawberry Field remembers Little Richard

15th May, 2020

We are deeply saddened at the passing of Richard Wayne Penniman, known as ‘Little Richard’ and send our thoughts and prayers to his family and friends at this sad time.

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Young woman with Down’s syndrome takes on the 2.6 Challenge to raise funds for Strawberry Field

7th May, 2020

Lauren, 19, is taking on the 2.6 challenge by learning to ride her bike, so that she can complete 2.6 miles in aid of the Strawberry Field Steps to Work programme, run by The Salvation Army in Liverpool.

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Strawberry Field Steps to Work trainees say ‘Love is All You Need’ and ‘We Can Work it Out’ as the programme becomes ‘Steps from Home’

1st May, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced us all to change the way we work and be more creative with our resources. The Strawberry Field Steps to Work programme have responded to this challenge by creating ‘Steps from Home’.

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First Strawberry Field graduates honoured at special event

19th January, 2020

After 15 months on the Steps to Work programme at Strawberry Field, the first cohort of young adults with learning difficulties or barriers to employment is successfully graduating from the programme, with one trainee having already secured a job once they graduate.

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“The plan to open Strawberry Field to the public for the first time - so people can see a unique exhibition about the home, how and why the song was written by John, and allow visitors to explore the grounds as John did as a child - is very exciting.”

Lady Judy Martin OBE