British History, Culture & Sports, History of Freedom, Heroes, Inventors, Brits at their Best.com, English country scene

Blog Home | All Posts

Liverpool

albion_liverpool_from_air.jpg

Liverpool and the Mersey from the air. The city celebrated 800 years in 2007.

albion_liverpool_docks.jpg

Approaching the docks. Container shipping has gone elsewhere. Cruise liners berth in the city.

cr_beatles_cavern_club.jpg

A brick chrysalis of the Merseyside beat, the Cavern Club, 10 Mathew Street.

It's thought that in the early 1950s and '60s there were 300 bands active in Merseyside.

Help!

"You'll never walk alone", the Liverpool Football Club

Of Time and the City (2008) is an ode to the city that Terence Davies knew as a child and young man.

I haven't mentioned that Liverpool is the 2008 European Capital of Culture. I doubt this title will do Liverpool much harm.

Post a comment

(Please do give us your name or the name you write under in the form below and your URL if you have one. Your comment may take a little time to appear. Thanks for waiting.)

COPYRIGHT