FF-UK: North By NorthWest - Liverpool Meet Date: 22nd April 2006 We need to work out a few things - 1) Time of meet 2) Who is coming 3) Where we are going (maybe post a top three preferences, and we work it out from there) Below is the ideas from the main NorthWest thread. Shopping (Star Wars related) Forbidden Planet Liverpool 92 Bold Street, Liverpool, L1 4HY Tel: 0151 707 1491 Worlds Apart (Associate Store, Liverpool) 58-60 Lime Street, Liverpool, L1 1JN Tel: 0151 707 0839 Quiggins 12 - 16 School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BT Tel: 0151 709 24 62 Location map - http://www.multimap.com/map/browse.cgi?lat=53.4042&lon=-2.9844&scale=10000&icon=x http://www.quiggins.com/ http://www.quiggins.com/forum/ (forum) http://quiggins.has.it/ (myspace) Cultural It's going to be Capital of Culture in 2008 ( http://www.liverpool08.com/index.asp?event_id=1 ) and if you look at the number of museums and art galleries Liverpool has, you can see why! Your ticket for liverpool and beyond - www.yourticketforliverpool.com Ticket savings on visiting places in Liverpool Tate Liverpool - http://www.tate.org.uk/liverpool/ Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4BB Telephone: 0151 702 7400 (international +44 151 702 7400) Fax: 0151 702 7401 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org Admission to Tate Collection at Tate Liverpool is free. Special exhibitions usually have a charge. The Beatles Story Exhibition - http://www.beatlesstory.com/ The Beatles Story, Britannia Vaults, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AD Telephone: 0151 709 1963 Fax: 0151 708 0039 Email: email@example.com Admission to The Beatles Story Exhibition is - Adults: Â£8.99 Children (5-16yrs): Â£4.99 Children (0-4yrs): Free Concessions (Unwaged, students and senior citizens): Â£5.99 Family Saver Ticket (2 adults and 3 children): Â£25.00 There is a note on the page that says "Excellent group rates are available for The Beatles Story". Bluecoat Arts centre - http://www.bluecoatartscentre.com/ Bluecoat Arts Centre, School Lane Liverpool, L1 3BX 0151 709 5297 email: firstname.lastname@example.org Admission to Bluecoat Arts centre is free. Special exhibitions usually have a charge. National Museums Liverpool Map showing locations below - http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/wml/wmlmap.asp I'll lump them in proximity to each other - Near Lime Street - World Museum Liverpool Walker Art Gallery Conservation Centre (closed at the moment) Near Albert Dock (so near the Tate and the Beatles Story) - Merseyside Maritime Museum Customs & Excise National Museum Museum of Liverpool Life All these venues, the National Museums Liverpool group, are FREE ADMISSION. Food If we need to eat (lunch or evening meal even) Liverpool has plenty of places. Note we may need to suit to certain needs - I am not fussy what type of food, but I am vegetarian Wetherspoons - http://www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/food/ Kimos on Mount Pleasant? Wetherspoons, The Welkin on Whitechapel? Anything I missed out?