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  Lord Liverpool
Liverpool was educated initially at Albion House, Fulham; he was at Charterhouse between and 1783 and 1787 and then he was admitted to Christ Church College, Oxford.
In June 1796 Liverpool's father was elevated to the peerage as Earl of Liverpool; his son took the courtesy title of Lord Hawkesbury and was known as such until he inherited the title in 1808.
On 31 October 1809 Lord Liverpool accepted the post of Secretary of State for War and the Colonies in the new ministry headed by Spencer Perceval, taking a major part in the establishment of the regency that was needed because of the illness of George III.
www.victorianweb.org /history/pms/Liverpool.html   (2330 words)

  
  Liverpool - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Liverpool is governed by Liverpool City Council, one of five councils within the Metropolitan county of Merseyside, and is one of England's core cities and its fifth most populous.
The population of Liverpool in 2002 was 441,477, and that of the Merseyside conurbation was 1,362,026.
In 2001, Liverpool Airport, situated near Speke in the south of the city, was renamed Liverpool John Lennon Airport, in honour of the late Beatle John Lennon.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Liverpool   (3572 words)

  
 Liverpool F.C. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Liverpool Football Club is not to be confused with Liverpool (Rugby) Football Club which was formed in 1858 and is now known as Liverpool St. Helens.
Liverpool trailed 3-0 at half time and looked much the poorer side over the first 45 minutes, but they made a dramatic comeback by scoring three goals in a period of only seven minutes in the second half, forcing extra time.
Liverpool's total of three UEFA Cups is a record for English clubs and also ties the overall record with Barcelona, Inter Milan, Valencia and Juventus.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Liverpool_F.C.   (3351 words)

  
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Liverpool is a city in Merseyside in north west England, on the north side of the Mersey estuary, and in the historic County of Lancashire.
Liverpool has two universities - the University of Liverpool, and Liverpool John Moores University, which is one of the polytechnics given university status in 1992 and is named after the owner of the Littlewoods retail group.
Liverpool Castle was built in the 13th century and was removed in 1726.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/l/li/liverpool.html   (1199 words)

  
 Tate Liverpool: International modern and contemporary art
Tate Liverpool presents a major retrospective exhibition of paintings by Peter Blake, the largest since his Tate Gallery exhibition in 1983.
Tate Liverpool is proud to be part of the Family Friendly scheme.
For the first time the prize is to be held outside of London, at Tate Liverpool, as a curtain-raiser for Liverpool European Capital of Culture 2008.
www.tate.org.uk /liverpool   (291 words)

  
 Liverpool - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Liverpool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Liverpool is a city and metropolitan borough in Merseyside in north west England, on the north side of the Mersey estuary.
Liverpool is the second largest export port of the United Kingdom.
Whilst it has lost most of its manufacturing base, Liverpool is still internationally famous as a port, and the city from which The Beatles originated.
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Liverpool.html   (225 words)

  
 Liverpool travel guide - Wikitravel
Liverpool is a city with a great cultural heritage and was recently awarded the title of European Capital of Culture 2008.
Liverpool is home to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and is also renowned for being the birthplace of a wide range of popular musicians including The Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers and more recently, Atomic Kitten.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is located in the suburb of Speke around eight miles to the south of the city centre.
wikitravel.org /en/Liverpool   (4296 words)

  
 Liverpool Hotels, Liverpool Apartments, Accomodation
Liverpool is a unique city which has a colourful history to match its vibrant and swinging atmosphere.
Liverpool was to play a major part in the history of rock and roll, indeed the city gave rise to the term Mersey Beat, with bands such as the Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers and Cilla Black all finding fame.
Liverpool today is an emerging cultural centre with a great deal of redevelopment shedding the negative image attached to the city in the bleak years of the 1970s and 80s, with many art galleries, theatres and shows bringing new life to this fascinating city.
www.apartmentsapart.com /Europe/UK/Liverpool   (591 words)

  
 GENUKI: Liverpool, Lancashire genealogy
In 1835 Liverpool was a township in the parish of Walton on the Hill.
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Liverpool was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester.
Liverpool & SW Lancs FHS are the society covering the Liverpool area.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/eng/LAN/Liverpool   (1061 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Liverpool
For boys there are in Liverpool the Catholic Institute under the Irish Christian Brothers, and St. Francis Xavier's College under the Jesuit Fathers, who have also a Catholic College in Preston, whilst in St. Helen's there is a Catholic Grammar School under the secular clergy and lay masters.
Traces of this connexion are seen in the old St. Patrick's Cross of Liverpool which was supposed to mark the spot where St.
Patrick preached before sailing to Ireland, and in the pre-Reformation chalice still preserved at Fernyhalgh, near Preston, which bears the date of 1529 and an inscription testifying that it was given by "Dosius Maguire, Chieftain of Fermanagh".
www.newadvent.org /cathen/09314a.htm   (1276 words)

  
 Liverpool
Liverpool, a port on the north bank of the estuary of the Mersey, was first used as a harbour in the 13th century for sending supplies to Ireland.
Liverpool only had a population of about 22,000 in 1750 but the city grew rapidly in the second half of the century as a result of the slave trade and the textile industry.
By the beginning of the 19th century Liverpool had replaced London as the principal port where cotton was imported.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /ITliverpool.htm   (687 words)

  
 The University of Liverpool
The Centre is being run jointly by the University of Liverpool, Royal Liverpool University Hospital and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.
Liverpool amongst first in UK to install unique DNA sequencing technology
Liverpool is a thriving, vibrant city - and the University has been at the heart of city life since it was founded.
www.liv.ac.uk   (258 words)

  
 Liverpool City Council The City - Home page
Liverpool is a world city of international renown, with its instantly recognisable waterfront, unique accent and famous sons and daughters.
Find out about Liverpool's suburbs, how green and pleasant our city is with its award winning parks and tree-lined streets, where our most popular housing is located, and where and how we are tackling those areas of the city not so prosperous.
Liverpool City Council is working with a number of local partnerships and other agencies as part of its commitment to urban renewal and the regeneration of the city.
www.liverpool.gov.uk /The_City/index.asp   (567 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Liverpool wins Champions League in historic comeback   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Liverpool won the title for the fifth time, scoring three goals during a seven-minute sequence early in the second half.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard started the comeback with a goal on a header in the 54th minute off a cross from John Arne Riise.
It was the fifth title for Liverpool, the first since its fans rioted at the 1985 final in Brussels, causing the death of 39 spectators and leading to a lengthy ban from European competition for English clubs.
www.usatoday.com /sports/soccer/world/2005-05-25-champions-league-final_x.htm   (619 words)

  
 Liverpool Football Club News and Results from Football.co.uk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Liverpool cannot understand where reports suggesting they are on the verge of signing Feyenoord striker Dirk Kuyt have originated from.
Liverpool winger Harry Kewell is facing six weeks on the sidelines after suffering a foot injury during Australia's World Cup finals campaign.
Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has finally secured the signing of Mark Gonzalez after the Chilean international was granted a work permit.
www.football.co.uk /liverpool/index.shtml   (200 words)

  
 Liverpool Encyclopedia Articles @ OnlineReligion.com (Online Religion)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Several pre-Raphaelites are among the important paintings in the Walker Art Gallery.
The Anglican Cathedral, designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott, has the longest nave, largest organ and heaviest and highest peal of bells in the world.
There is a rumour that Adolf visited Liverpool in 1911 before the outbreak of World War One, though little evidence exists to support this claim.
www.onlinereligion.com /encyclopedia/Liverpool   (2240 words)

  
 University of Liverpool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
In 1904, Liverpool Veterinary School became the first UK veterinary school to be incorporated into a University.
Liverpool Veterinary School was awarded 24/24 in the QAA's Subject Review.
Add to this our top score of 5 in RAE 2001, and you have a top-rated centre of teaching and research in veterinary education.
pcwww.liv.ac.uk /vets/vethome.html   (127 words)

  
 icLiverpool - European Capital of Culture 2008 premier site for Liverpool LFC Everton EFC football daily news, sport ...
LIVERPOOL Assistant Manager Pako Ayesteran is set to leave Anfield after a series of disagreements with manager Rafa Benitez.
THE Liverpool Daily Post & Liverpool Echo can now be read every day in Paris, New York and Rome at exactly the same time as Liverpudlians are enjoying their city editions by viewing our e-Edition of the newspapers online.
THE promise is for "a once in a lifetime concert" celebrating Liverpool's unrivalled popular music heritage, performed for a global television audience against the background of the city skyline.
icliverpool.icnetwork.co.uk   (513 words)

  
 HighBeam Encyclopedia - East Liverpool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Geographic Scale and Grass-Roots Internationalism: The Liverpool Dock Dispute, 1995-1998 [*].
Magical history tour: beneath the cosy houses, streets and car parks of suburban Liverpool lies a forgotten world -- a subterranean labyrinth of seemingly endless tunnels, cavernous chambers and brick-arched rooms.
The fl widows of Liverpool: Angela Brabin uncovers the gruesome tale of serial murder committed by a group of women in the poorest districts of 19th-century Liverpool.
encyclopedia.infonautics.com /html/E/EastLive.asp   (291 words)

  
 Home - Liverpool Hope University
John McCarthy, director of marketing at Liverpool Hope University, said he was expecting a better class of students...
Wales leads way in recognising job skill studies :...possible grades, triple distinctions, on the course and is off to Liverpool Hope University to study psychology and forensic biology.
Liverpool Hope University’s Postgraduate Open evening is an opportunity to find out more about the range of postgraduate programmes available.
www.hope.ac.uk   (383 words)

  
 Liverpool Tourist Information
As a city, Liverpool is diverse, energetic and exciting: we really think there's something for everyone here.
Liverpool is experiencing a renaissance and as it moves closer to the title of Capital of Culture 2008 we are seeing exciting enhancements to the city.
Discover the area in and around the City of Liverpool, there is a lot more to offer than you think!
www.visitliverpool.com   (162 words)

  
 Liverpool Views - pictures of Liverpool and surrounding areas
The Mersey is well known as the river which made Liverpool a port, which separates Lancashire from Cheshire and which gave its name to the Mersey Sound.
Liverpool is one of the world's great cities and the people of Liverpool are its greatest asset.
Recommended website - Liverpool Stories - is a video broadcasting web site dedicated to creating a wide range of content, created by people living and working in Liverpool and Merseyside.
www.liverpoolviews.co.uk   (996 words)

  
 icLiverpool - Liverpool Football Club daily news headlines from Anfield, European Capital of Culture 2008
LIVERPOOL celebrated the city’s 800th birthday with the annual present of Champions League qualification.
LIVERPOOL FC’s new stadium could have 96 empty seats to commemorate the Hillsborough victims.
LIVERPOOL under-18s missed out on the chance to bounce back from their opening-day defeat at Aston Villa as their match with Sunderland on Saturday was postponed after the north easterners’ coach broke down.
icliverpool.icnetwork.co.uk /0500liverpoolfc   (426 words)

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