Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

University Square, Liverpool, in the background is the Victoria Building,1888, by Liverpool architect Alfred Waterhouse (who also designed the Natural History Museum building in London)

pin 82
heart 10

21 College Campuses That Make You Feel Like You're At Hogwarts

Victoria Building — University of Liverpool, England | 21 College Campuses That Make You Feel Like You're At Hogwarts

pin 42
heart 7

University of Liverpool guide

The University of Liverpool became the origin of the term 'red brick universiities' because of its distinctive colouring

pin 12

The phrase 'red brick university' was coined when this Waterhouse masterpiece was completed in the 1890s. It's now the University of Liverpool's art gallery. You'll find it behind the city's Catholic cathedral.

pin 3

St. Peter's College, University of Oxford. Established 1929 when founded by Francis J Chavasse, Bishop of Liverpool, concerned at rising cost of education in older universities, projected St Peter's as a College where promising students who might otherwise be deterred by the costs of College life elsewhere could obtain an Oxford education.The commitment to make Oxford accessible to any student of ability irrespective of means remains a feature today. Attained full college status in 1961.

pin 7

Bristol is 'best city to live in the UK'

Bristol is the best city to live in the UK for wealth and happiness, according to survey which ranked London behind Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds for quality of life.

pin 108
heart 16