October, 2011 | Daytripper Apartments

Sir Peter Blake Named as First Ever Patron of John Moores Painting Prize

POP Art legend Sir Peter Blake has been named as the first ever patron of the prestigious John Moores Painting Prize. The 79-year-old, who is still best known for creating the cover for the Beatles’ Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, will represent what is the UK’s biggest painting competition. His appointment comes 50 years after he won the junior section of the contest with his picture Self Portrait With Badges, and five years after he himself was on the […]

Paul McCartney Homecoming Gig

Paul McCartney is to round off a memorable year with a Paul McCartney at the Echo Arena.The former beatle and one of the best live musicians performing today will return to the city of his birth.He will kick off his ‘on the run’ tour in Abu Dhabi next month before rocking and rolling through Russia & Europe. The finale of the 11 date tour will be at the Echo Arena on December 20th. Sir Paul said ‘playing live is one […]