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02 July 2019LIVERPOOL – CITY OF DELIGHT AND SURROUNDING AREAS 2pm - 4.30pm

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LIVERPOOL – CITY OF DELIGHT AND SURROUNDING AREAS 2pm - 4.30pm Elizabeth Newell Tuesday 02 July 2019

The Greater London Area of NAFAS runs a series of study days which SWLDFAS members are welcome to sign up for. Click here for details

Venue: Putney Library

This afternoon has been arranged with the Away Tour to Liverpool in mind but all members are welcome to attend. 

Elizabeth Newell writes:Its sporting and musical history have ensured that Liverpool is known throughout the world, whilst Capital of Culture 2008 has made it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Port Sunlight is a beautiful garden village built by 1st Viscount Leverhulme to house his soap factory workers.   Lever was an obsessive collector, and believed that Art improved people; amongst the Lever gallery's treasures is an exquisite collection of 18th century English furniture, decorative Wedgwood and Pre-Raphaelite paintings.” 


Elizabeth Newell has great in depth knowledge and love of the area.  She is a fellow of the Institute of Linguists and is also Blue Badge Guide for Merseyside and the North West.  She has guided many heritage tours and private visits to Liverpool and the surrounding area and has lectured all over Britain.  She has authored “Albert Dock, Liverpool”.

Photo: The Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight