FINAL PREP FOR RECORD FAIR
With just over a week to go final preparations continue for our 1st Record Fair at Pacific Road, Birkenhead (by Woodside Ferry terminal) on Saturday 4th June, all Record Dealers are confirmed making it a full house (or Tram Shed) of stalls. 28 stalls FREE ENTRY 10am-4pm with DJ sets, Live music and additional complimentary stalls.
THINGS TO DO
In addition to the Record Fair, the vintage tram will be running , also the River explorer Ferry on the Mersey with local things of interest very close by being a stroll the Hamiliton Square gardens,Birkenhead Priory,Riverside Walks, Transport Museum and of course the Artisan market at Woodside Ferry Village. A little futher out of town is Birkenhead Park , designed by Joseph Paxton – with the support of Edward Kemp and set out to create a place which replicated the pastoral countryside and included an assortment of features such as lodges, bridges and a boathouse. model upon which some of the most famous public parks around the world – including New York Citys Central Park were based,this year celebrates its 175th Anniversary.
HOW TO GET TO PACIFIC ROAD
By CAR...head to Woodside Ferry and either park in Pacific Road itself which is a road that runs alongside the Tram Shed to the Mersey, this is metered but right next to the venue. Alternatively on approaching Woodside follow keep right and park either in Woodside Car parks which are again metered or in the FREE car park at the DRIVE IN CINEMA which is available for free as mentioned until 6pm.
Your stop is HAMILITON SQUARE STATION which is just a 2 minute walk downhill to Pacific Road
Woodside is the home to a large Bus terminus that connects with many places on the Wirral.
Adequate space to lock up your bike at the venue, the Wirral Coastal and Cycle path passes the entrance to Pacific Road next the the ventilation shaft (you cant miss this landmark) located on the shores of the Mersey.
The River explorer Ferry runs at the weekend and can be accessed at Ferry Terminals on the Mersey.
John Lennon Airport....guess this one is wishful thinking!
Hope to see you there!