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Liverpool

  1. 1. LIVERPOOL “ Liverpool will win your heart and capture your soul. But then we would say that. Why not come and see for yourself?”
  2. 2. Liverpool Known as Liverpool City Region, the collective name for Knowsley, Sefton, St.Helens, Wirral, Halton and, of course, Liverpool itself.
  3. 3. Important Things about Liverpool <ul><li>The town was founded in 1207. </li></ul><ul><li>The great city of Liverpool began as a tidal pool next to the Mersey. </li></ul><ul><li>The lifer pol means muddy pool. </li></ul><ul><li>Liverpudlians and Scousers. </li></ul><ul><li>The current council leader is Warren Bradley, and the current Lord Mayor is Councillor Mike Storey. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Top Three UK Cities Liverpool has been named in the top three UK city break destinations for the second successive year by readers of Travel Bible magazine. Liverpool's third position for 2009 places the city ahead of other popular destinations in England.
  5. 5. Location Liverpool is located right in the centre of the commercial and cultural hub that is England's North West, getting to Liverpool is simple and quick, especially since they are so well served by air, rail, coach (bus), sea and road.
  6. 6. North West England
  7. 7. Population <ul><li>At the 2001 UK Census the recorded population of Liverpool was 441,900, which would make it the sixth largest district in the UK. </li></ul><ul><li>The peak of population was in 1931, with more than 800,000 people living there. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Important Landmarks Liverpool, a varied place
  9. 9. Landmarks that show Liverpool’s variety <ul><li>Southport: Well known for its beaches. </li></ul><ul><li>Knowsley: This place is famous for its safari park. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Landmarks that show Liverpool’s variety <ul><li>Wirral Peninsula: Set between the rivers Dee and Mersey </li></ul><ul><li>Port of Liverpool: Fort Perch Rock was built during the Napoleonic period. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Historic and Important Buildings Liverpool, ‘The immense wealth of fine architecture’
  12. 12. The history of Liverpool in Historic Buildings <ul><li>St. George’s Hall: The finest example of Neo-Classical architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>The Royal Liver Building: One of the world’s first multi-storey. </li></ul>
  13. 13. The history of Liverpool in Historic Buildings <ul><li>Metropolitan Cathedral: The seat of the Archbishop of Liverpool. </li></ul>Anglican Cathedral
  14. 14. Popular Attractions What to do? Liverpool, city of entertainment and culture
  15. 15. Entertainment and Culture everywhere <ul><li>Albert Dock: Culture, cuisine and shopping. </li></ul><ul><li>Walker Art Gallery: Modern and Contemporary art. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Entertainment and Culture everywhere Playhouse Theatre
  17. 17. Entertainment and Culture everywhere Black Heritage Fly in the Loaf, 24 hours Bar
  18. 18. Liverpool’s Universities Liverpool and Education
  19. 19. A world to learn <ul><li>The University of Liverpool: The first university. </li></ul><ul><li>Liverpool John Moores University: The UK’s new generation. </li></ul>
  20. 20. A world to learn Liverpool Hope University

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