How do you want to celebrate Liverpool’s 800th birthday?

King John's Liverpool CharterThat is the poser asked today by the Liverpool Echo. Tuesday, August 28th, 2007 is the actual day of Liverpool's 800th birthday, and city councillors and other worthies are now requesting ideas and suggestions on how to mark the occasion. On that date in 1207, King John signed and sealed a charter for Liverpool, the text of which can be seen on the Mersey Gateway link given below, while the picture given to the left is the actual charter itself. To submit ideas on how you think the event should be celebrated, click here. Other related sites with more information include: Eighthundredlives; Liverpool 2007; Liverpool 800 and MerseyGateway.  


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