UNESCO removes Liverpool from world heritage list

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on July 21, 2021
The UN's cultural agency UNESCO on Wednesday voted narrowly to remove Liverpool's waterfront from its list of world heritage sites, citing concerns about overdevelopment including plans for a new football stadium. "It means that the site of Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City is deleted from the World Heritage List," chairman of...

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Published on July 21, 2021 -  01:40
Liverpool loses its World Heritage status
Liverpool has been deleted from the World Heritage List after a UN committee found developments including the new Everton FC stadium threatened the value of the cityโ€™s waterfront.

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