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    Thumbs up Liverpool Town Hall

    I think the town hall is finally being cleaned and restored. There is scaffolding being erected around it and a sign stating the organisation that's performing the work. It's the same company that restored the exterior of St Georges Hall.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AK1 View Post
    I think the town hall is finally being cleaned and restored. There is scaffolding being erected around it and a sign stating the organisation that's performing the work. It's the same company that restored the exterior of St Georges Hall.

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    Hi AK1

    Great to know! If it's the same company that restored the exterior of St Georges Hall, they should do an excellent job with that fine old lady, the Town Hall, sprucing her up for the Big Year.

    I saw the scaffolding round the Town Hall when I was in Liverpool 12 days ago and took some photos which I hope to post shortly.

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    I think they're getting wise to urban climbers and explorers, what with infrared beams, alarms and scaffolding mounted CCTV.

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    Probably more worried about 'Urban Thieves'....then...'Urban Climbers'...Must be an awful lot of valuable merchandise in there..!!!

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    True, but I don't know what they'd thieve from the roof. Also Martin's Bank has been given the same treatment, and they didn't bother with that last time they put scaffolding up.

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    A couple of shots of the Town Hall taken during my recent trip to Liverpool:



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    Excellent Phil
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    Phil?!

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    Quote Originally Posted by snappel View Post
    Phil?!
    Yes, that's my new name. ChrisG becomes PhilG ha ha.

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    Thanks, anyway.

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    Very nice, Chris.

    This one's mine.


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    A Great Twosome. Excellent, Phil.

    Might I ask, how did you do it? You must have been on the upper floor of a building on Dale Street or where you doing a Snappel up on the roof?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisGeorge View Post
    A Great Twosome. Excellent, Phil.

    Might I ask, how did you do it? You must have been on the upper floor of a building on Dale Street or where you doing a Snappel up on the roof?

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    Thanks Chris.

    I was walking down Dale Street (I always look up), and noticed that the two statues were lining up together, so just zoomed in on them when they were level.

    Me, doing a Snappel.
    I get vertigo walking over bridges!
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    'tis a wonderful pic phil, i love it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kev View Post
    'tis a wonderful pic phil, i love it.
    Thanks, Kev.

    It's a great camera.

    I zoom in on anything now, and look later to see what I've got!

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    Quote Originally Posted by PhilipG View Post
    I zoom in on anything now, and look later to see what I've got!
    u be careful with that zoom mate
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    Quote Originally Posted by PhilipG View Post
    Thanks, Kev.

    It's a great camera.

    I zoom in on anything now, and look later to see what I've got!
    Philip with his God-like zoom. And we thought it was only Max with the God-like zoom!
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    Default the god like

    I,ve warned you numerous times Max, they are all after your tile,"Godlike" and it looks like they are trying cevilishly hard to grasp it from you.

    Those two photos of Chris, were brillianto and Phil,s triffic twosome was absolutley mega. Great pics boys.

    Come on now Max show them what you,re made of before someone takes the title.

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    VISITORS are being invited to follow in the footsteps of famous visitors including the Queen by taking a tour around Liverpool’s ornate Town Hall – but the exterior will not prove so impressive. Read
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