Campaign to Revive Festival Gardens Ferry Service

HOW about reviving the ferry services from Liverpool Pier Head to the restored International Garden Festival site?
A meeting is planned for July 4, at 5.30pm, in Otterspool Inn, for all those interested in the idea.

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Herculaneum dock

A link to one of the threads on My Liverpool Forum that discusses the old dock.

http://www.myliverpoolforum.org/viewtopic.php?f=38&t=5680

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Festival Park on Course

“Festival Park on Course” says ITV’s Granada Reports. See their video here. Developers behind one of the north west’s newest parks say they’re on course for it to be open to the public by this spring. The waterfront site of Liverpool’s Garden Festival had lain derelict for more than 25 years but is now being back to life. Older visitors will even get to see some familiar sights, including a view of the Mersey that had previously been...

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Porpoise or Dolphin

While out taking photos this evening just down from the Brittania Inn along the Dingle Esplanade I saw something unusual in the water. There were two of them, quite a long way out. Unfortunately my camera doesn’t have much of a zoom lens so it’s hard to be sure what exactly they were. You can click on one of the photos to see a larger version. Apparently the Harbour Porpoise is most commonly sighted in this area but I’m not sure as this doesn’t seem to have the right shaped nose. I think it looks more like a Bottlenose Dolphin. Any experts out...

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