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16 Aug 2019
Speakers at the 2017 Music Tourism Convention 2017

Marketing Liverpool Will Co-Host Music Tourism Convention

Next month, Liverpool will welcome Music Tourism Convention – a two-day event by Sound Diplomacy, bringing together people working in music tourism from every corner of the globe. Music tourism is a growing industry, and Liverpool is one of the destinations held up as an example of how to successfully develop a music offer which appeals to visitors. The programme begins on the evening of Thursday 5th September with a welcome reception and networking, before the main conference programme the […]

01 Aug 2019

Jess Cavendish – Do It Your Way

You’ve booked your leave, scoured the web for inspiration, shortlisted the best options and deliberated over the main contenders. Now it’s time to choose your holiday destination. It’s going to be the best time of the year, so you’d better get it right. Instead of trawling through endless website pages, wouldn’t it be fantastic if you clicked a button and your perfect itinerary popped-up right in front of you? VisitLiverpool’s new ‘Liverpool. Do it your way’ campaign aims to do […]

01 Aug 2019

Team Liverpool Return From New York

Marketing Liverpool has just returned from a successful sales mission in New York. Using the Liverpool FC v Sporting Lisbon pre-season match at the Yankee Stadium as the hook, Marketing Liverpool developed and delivered an opportunity for tourism partners to help raise their profile and deliver new business. Activity centred around a networking event at Carragher’s Bar in Manhattan where a mix of around 25 media, tour operators and meeting planners met with our partners Liverpool FC, Titanic Hotel, Strawberry […]

01 Aug 2019

Have Your Say On Everton Stadium

Everton FC launched plans for its new stadium last week. Situated at Bramley Moore Dock, a stone’s throw from Titanic Hotel to the north of the city centre, the new stadium proposals give a lot more detail on what the development would look like both inside and outside. The club also elaborated on its plans for its current home of Goodison Park in L4, which would be turned into community assets including homes, health, education and enterprise amenities. Now, a […]

26 Jul 2019

A CITY FULL OF BEAUTIFUL MINDS

In terms of its value, the intellectual capital within the Liverpool City Region is incalculable. It drives industry, propels growth and cements our region’s global reputation. Liverpool Convention Bureau believe this intangible asset is a key driver when it comes to securing business events and their latest global campaign leads with knowledge first. Jennifer Jensen, Marketing Liverpool’s Head of Business Tourism reveals the ethos behind their latest marketing strategy. “It’s never just about the place, or the building or the […]

25 Jul 2019

LOOKS GREAT. LETS GO.

You’ve booked your leave, scoured the web for inspiration, shortlisted the best options and deliberated over the main contenders. Now it’s time to choose your holiday destination. It’s going to be the best time of the year, so you’d better get it right. Instead of trawling through endless website pages, wouldn’t it be fantastic if you clicked a button and your perfect itinerary popped-up right in front of you? VisitLiverpool’s new ‘Liverpool. Do it your way’ campaign aims to do […]

24 Jul 2019
The Beatles Story

The Beatles Story celebrates busiest summer in its 29-year history

The Beatles Story celebrates busiest summer in its 29-year history The Beatles Story is celebrating today having experienced its busiest two weeks of all time – both record-breaking in terms of visitor numbers – and its best-ever day. The last two weeks have been highly successful for the award-winning attraction based on the Royal Albert Dock in Liverpool, which is welcoming more visitors than ever before in its 29-year history. Last week was officially the attraction’s most successful of all […]

24 Jul 2019

MAKE IT POP.

Leaping off the page, with colourful characters, snappy dialogue, intense emotions and larger-than-life settings, it’s no wonder that the pop-art movement is alive and kicking, popping up in in unexpected places to shake-up the status quo and stand out from the crowd. You may have noticed that Liverpool Convention Bureau has cast off the standard waterfront shot this season and ran with a Roy Lichtenstein inspired look that’s turning heads and attracting admirers, left, right and centre. Here, Marketing Liverpool’s […]

22 Jul 2019
Schwulissimo front page of August edition

Liverpool Featured in Leading European LGBT Magazine

Liverpool has featured in leading european LGBT magazine, Schwulissimo.  Back in April Marketing Liverpool welcomed journalist Ralph Bloemer from Germany. Ralph writes for one of Europe’s leading LGBT magazines, Schwulissimo. In conjunction with VisitBritain, Marketing Liverpool hosted Ralph for a few days so he could experience a city break in Liverpool and learn more about the citys thriving and ever-growing LGBT+ scene. Whilst here Ralph experienced much of Liverpool’s vast tourism offering which included a personal tour with local guide […]

22 Jul 2019

Team Liverpool Head to New York City

Marketing Liverpool along with a number of city partners head to New York to sell the city This month Liverpool FC are heading to North America for their pre-season tour. The highlight of the trip is their game against Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon at the iconic Yankee Stadium in New York. With huge American interest in the club, particularly after Liverpool’s sixth European Champions League win, this represents an excellent marketing opportunity for Liverpool City Region. North America is one of […]