Liverpool's Church Street and Williamson Square are now home to two huge, twinkly-lit Christmas trees, bringing festive cheer to shoppers, visitors and businesses alike.
A sprinkling of magic will officially launch Liverpool's national celebrations honouring servicemen and women next week.
One of theatre's most recognisable characters will join veterans and civic leaders to take part in Liverpool's Service of Remembrance – Joey, the life-size puppet, from the National Theatre production of War Horse.
To mark the tenth year of ADHD Foundation the team – along with Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Councillor Malcolm Kennedy - were pushed to the limit after abseiling down Liverpool Cathedral.
British Olympic cycling legend Chris Boardman has returned to Liverpool to mark a double milestone for citybike.