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HOW about reviving the ferry services from Liverpool Pier Head to the restored International Garden Festival site?

That’s the aim of a campaign led by Ray Hannaway, of Speke, who thinks the superbly revived Festival Gardens would be an ideal extra call for Mersey Ferries. A meeting is planned for July 4 2012, at 5.30pm, in Otterspool Inn, for all those interested in the idea.

Nigel Sharp, Liverpool City Council parks development officer, thinks the idea should be explored. He said: “Reviving Festival Gardens is about attracting visitors, so anything promoting tourism to our green spaces is good.”

‚ÄúThere is also potential for round trips for walkers and cyclists, returning by Otterspool Promenade or St Michael’s Station.”

Full article on Liverpool Echo website