100 Years of Shankly

Shankly 100

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    • Shankly 100 Centenary Dinner


      On the evening of Monday September 2, 2013, the Liverpool Echo will be staging a unique tribute to Bill Shankly and his wonderful Liverpool teams.

      And we would like you to join us with other former Anfield players as our VIP guest for the occasion.

      Monday September 2 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of the legendary Liverpool FC manager. So at the Hilton Hotel in Liverpool One we will be staging a posthumous birthday tribute to Shanks by way of a celebration dinner, at which many of Bill’s living relatives have agreed to be present alongside the Former Players who knew him best.

      Not only will we relive Shank’s amazing stroies and his many, glorious triumphs, we will also use the occasion to present the Echo’s prestigious Bill Shankly Memorial Award to Jamie Carragher, makring his own outstanding Anfield career and his recent retirement as the ultimate, one club man.

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    • Shankly The Lost Diary


      We think we have learned all we can about the one and only Bill Shankly. His famous quotes live long in the memory.  Now, 100 years after his birth, comes a new discovery from deep within the archives of the Liverpool Echo newspaper. Shankly The Lost Diary is the great man talking to you once more, from his 1962 columns.

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    • Shankly My Story


      This is Bill Shankly’s only official autobiography, re-published to celebrate his 100th birthday. My Story, penned after he had dramatically called time on his Anfield reign, gives us a real insight into the passions that motivated this remarkable football man.

      On sale August 2013

    • Shankly 100 Celebration Magazine


      This glossy souvenir magazine is a fantastic gift for all Reds. Linking to the exhibition, this glorious keepsake showcases over 100 incredible images of the Liverpool legend, both iconic images we have all come to love and largely unseen images unearthed from our Trinity Mirror archives.

      On sale August 2013

    • Shankly 100 Exhibition


      100 incredible images of one incredible man. This unique exhibition will celebrate the 100th birthday of the legend, through a series of both iconic images and unseen images. Visit the Liverpool Echo atrium from 29th August – 13th September, open Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm.

    • Shankly 100 Events


      Soon to be confirmed is some exciting activity to commemorate what would have been Shankly’s 100th birthday. Stay tuned to the Liverpool Echo and follow @SportMediaTM.