[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Tuesday, 29 August 2006, 08:00 GMT 09:00 UK
City music festival 'best ever'
Mathew Street festival 2006
More than 75 bands have played at the four-day festival in Liverpool
Liverpool city centre's Mathew Street Festival was the most successful ever, according to organisers.

Liverpool Culture Company say hundreds of thousands of revellers packed into the city for the festival which took place over the bank holiday weekend.

More than 75 bands performed over the four-day extravaganza which attracted tourists from across the globe.

Gerry and the Pacemakers, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the Lightning Seeds were among the line-up.




SEE ALSO
Road closures for city festival
28 Aug 06 |  Merseyside
Free music festival kicks off
24 Aug 03 |  Merseyside

RELATED INTERNET LINKS
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites



FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific