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Celebrating Mother’s Day 2020: Liverpool Mothers Through Time

Celebrating Mother's Day 2020: Liverpool Mothers Through Time 1
Written by Jess

Mother’s Day 2020 is just around the corner! So, we wanted to celebrate with a look back at Liverpool mothers through time.

From the 1800s to 1980s, we’ve compiled a collection of photographs of Liverpool mothers throughout the decades…

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Source: Liverpool History Back in the Day

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New Brighton (1889)

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Sefton Park, Liverpool (1896)

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Walking at the Docks, Liverpool

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Paul McCartney (left) with his mother Mary and brother Michael

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New Brighton (1950)

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Cilla Black with her brother and mum (60s)

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Elsie Starkey, Ringo Starr’s mother (1964)

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Goodison Avenue in Walton, Liverpool (1965)

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Ranelagh Street, Liverpool (1967)

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Mothers in Liverpool hostel (1969)

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Labour Party MP Bessie Braddock talks to Liverpool mother

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Walking past an election poster (1969) Photography by Nick Hedges

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Mrs Thomas and her daughter (1971) Photography by Nick Hedges

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Bootle (1978)

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Source: Liverpool History Back in the Day

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Aigburth, Liverpool (1971)

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Old Swan, (1977)

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Sunday Afternoon in Chinatown, Liverpool (1984)

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St John’s, Liverpool (1986)

We hope you’ve enjoyed our celebration of Liverpool mothers through time. Happy Mother’s Day from us! 

If you’re stuck for things to do this Mother’s Day, our guide to the best walks and trails near Liverpool has got you covered. What better way to spend some quality time with your mum and make the most of spring?

About the author

Jess

Jess is an English & History graduate with a love for writing about all things Liverpool - from the best spots for food and drink, to history, music, culture and everything in between.

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