Publicity

The latest project to restore Deane Road Cemetery has been active since late 2002 and, more intensively, since 2006. We have received some great publicity in various forms and from various sources, much of which is reproduced below. It has not been possible to record and reproduce every word written or spoken, but the main pieces are here.

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 8 July 2011
Article praising Louise Baldock’s work for the project and mentioning the second arts and photography open day

Liverpool Echo, 4 June 2011
Article publicising the first arts and photography open day

Jerusalem Post, 10 February 2011
Excellent article about the project, written by a former winner of the Braham Bequest, Danielle Max

Liverpool Cultural Heritage Forum Newsletter No 21, 9 January 2011
Their article about the successful bid

Jewish Chronicle, 24 December 2010
Their article about the successful bid

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 24 December 2010
Additional article about the successful bid

Liverpool Echo, 22 December 2010
Another article about the successful bid

BBC Liverpool website, 20 December 2010
Article about the successful bid, also linking to a slide show of selected photos from this website

BBC Northwest Tonight, 18 December 2010
A regional TV appearance by Saul Marks and Louise Baldock talking about the successful bid. No clip has yet been provided

Heritage Lottery Fund website, 18 December 2010
The HLF’s own article about our successful bid

BBC Radio Merseyside, 17 December 2010
Interview of Saul Marks and Louise Baldock by Marc Gaier about the successful HLF bid, broadcast on the Drivetime show, presented by Simon Hoban

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 17 December 2010
Report of our successful bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for £494,000

North West & North Wales Housing News, 7 December 2010
Another article on Business in the Community’s role in arranging the clean-up day

Merseymart (West Derby & Tuebrook edition), 2 December 2010
Article by Neil Hodgson on Business in the Community’s role in arranging the clean-up day on 12 November

Louise Baldock’s blog, 22 November 2010
A report of the community clean-up day held on 12 November

Louise Baldock’s blog, 15 November 2010
Advertisement for the Project Manager position

Kingsmead School website, 27 July 2010
A passing mention of Saul Marks’ involvement with the project in an alumni article.

Liverpool Cultural Heritage Forum Newsletter No 10, 4 June 2010
A paste from the homepage of this website, highlighting the campaign for funds

Louise Baldock’s blog, 8 September 2009
A report of the cemetery open day on 6 September

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 7 August 2009
Brief mention of the cemetery project amongst topics discussed on BBC Radio Manchester

Louise Baldock’s blog, 14 June 2009
Mention of the restoration of the driveway and the Stage 1 success of our bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund Liverpool Echo, 23 April 2009

Liverpool Echo, 23 April 2009
Slightly truncated version of Daily Post article about the Lewis restoration

Liverpool Daily Post, 23 April 2009
Short article about restoration of David Lewis’s tombstone

Tracing the Tribe: the Jewish Genealogy Blog, 24 February 2009 (direct link)
Blog entry by renowned Jewish genealogist Schelly Talalay Dardashti summarising earlier publicity about the cemetery

Louise Baldock’s blog, 20 February 2009
A great day-in-the-life-of-a-councillor piece, which includes the story of the Radio Merseyside interview below

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 20 February 2009
Front page article on the bid

Jewish Chronicle, 20 February 2009
A short mention of the HLF bid

BBC Radio Merseyside, 20 February 2009
A very-early-morning interview of Saul Marks and Louise Baldock by Tony Snell and Leanne Harper in the wake of submission of the HLF bid

Liverpool Echo, 13 February 2009
Article on the submission of the bid

Louise Baldock’s blog, 11 February 2009
The first mention of the submission of the Stage 1 HLF bid

Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain, Newsletter 46, January 2009
The fullest report of Saul’s lecture in Leeds

Jewish Chronicle, 9 January 2009
Another report of Saul’s lecture in Leeds

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 31 December 2008
Report of Saul’s lecture about the cemetery in Leeds

B-J News, 22 December 2008
Some wonderfully positive publicity from a Deane Road descendant in the newsletter of the British-Jewry genealogical mailing list

Jewish Chronicle, 15 August 2008
Short mention of success of open day

Merseymart (West Derby & Tuebrook edition), 3 July 2008
Short report of open day

Louise Baldock’s blog, 18 June 2008
Full report on highly successful open day

Louise Baldock’s blog, 17 June 2008
Prays for dry weather for the following day’s open day!

Merseymart (West Derby & Tuebrook edition), 5 June 2008
Front page article by Linda Foo Guest publicises open day

Liverpool Echo, 4 June 2008
Short mention of forthcoming open day by Catherine Jones

Shemot Vol 16, No 2, June 2008
Extended article by Saul in the journal of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain, which circulates worldwide

Jewish Chronicle, 30 May 2008
Publicises forthcoming open day

Louise Baldock’s blog, 22 May 2008
Publicises forthcoming cemetery open day on 18 June

Louise Baldock’s blog, 12 April 2008
Mentions her article for LGA FirstOnline magazine

LGA FirstOnline magazine, 8 April 2008
The Local Government Association’s online magazine invited contributions from local government officials to describe a day in their working life. Louise Baldock’s contribution mentions her work for the cemetery.

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 4 April 2008
In-depth article by Doreen Wachmann on Saul Marks and the cemetery project

Louise Baldock’s blog, 24 January 2008
Reproduces an article in the Express from 1933 about the cemetery. Thanks to Arnold Lewis for finding the original article.

The Victorian Society (Liverpool Group) Newsletter, January 2008
An article by Saul Marks which pre-empted a double group visit a few months later

Kensington Vision FM, 28 November 2007
Interview of Saul Marks on temporary district radio station

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 23 November 2007
Reports on progress (submitted by Michael Swerdlow)

Kensington Vision FM, 19 November 2007
Interview of Saul Marks and Maria Curran on temporary district radio station

Jewish Chronicle, 5 October 2007
A short piece by Lennie Isaacs mentions the project

Louise Baldock’s blog, 23 July 2007
Reports on the clear-up day a few days earlier

Liverpool Echo, 25 June 2007
Widely circulated article by Nick Coligan about the project

Louise Baldock’s blog, 23 June 2007
More publicity for the project

Louise Baldock’s blog, 26 April 2007
First of many blog entries from one of the most active members of the Deane Road committee

Liverpool Echo, 12 March 2007
Mentions the cemetery in a short article by Laurence Westgaph about David Lewis and roadworks!

Radio City (96.7 FM), 20 September 2006
A telephone interview of Saul Marks by Pete Price. Sadly, no recording could be obtained

Kensington Neighbourhood Management Bulletin, July 2006
Reports on multi-faith clean-up days, including the find of Israel Barned’s grave

Jewish Chronicle, 23 June 2006
A photo of Saul Marks with Jane Kennedy MP, at the cemetery

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 16 June 2006
Reports the find of Israel Barned’s grave

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 9 June 2006
Reports on the inter-faith aspect of the clear-up days 

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool edition), 26 May 2006
Asks for volunteers for the first inter-faith clear-up days (submitted by Arnold Lewis)

Space Magazine, April 2006
Positive article about the project in a publication aimed at “the high-class urbanites of Liverpool”

Jewish Telegraph (Liverpool Edition), 28 November 2003
Early article by Marc Gaier about the contribution of Ruth Webster and the Groundwork Trust 

Edward J Kelly’s website (direct link)
Provides interesting photographic evidence suggesting supernatural forces inhabit the cemetery!