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1 April 2009
Easter Family Fun @ the Beatles Story!
THE Beatles Story will be holding their annual programme of
Easter events with the ‘I Am The Eggman’ trail running
throughout the Easter holiday period, 4 April 09 to 19 April 2009.
Visitors to the Beatles Story can complete a fun quiz based around
the exhibition with a chance for all the family to win some amazing
prizes. There’s something for everyone with the questions being
split into ‘soft boiled’ (aged 5 to 11), ‘medium
boiled’ (aged 11+) and ‘hard boiled’ (adults and Beatles
The Beatles Story will also be running an exciting series of
children’s weekend workshops which will take place throughout the
Based around the ever popular ‘Yellow Submarine’ song,
children will get the opportunity to design and make their own
special ‘Yellow Submarine’ mobile using cut out
characters from this famous Beatles tune.
All children’s weekend workshops are free of charge to guests paying
full admission or £2.00 for guests wishing to visit the Discovery
Zone only. Weekend workshops will take place on Saturday, 11 April
and Sunday, 19 April 2009 beginning at 2pm.
With The Beatles being discovered by a new generation every year,
the Beatles Story provides the ideal fun, family day out for all
ages! To reflect this, 2008 has seen the opening of our new
interactive, hands-on Discovery Zone.
Employing the latest, groundbreaking technology our fully
interactive learning centre allows young and old alike, to learn
about The Beatles' music, the times they lived in and their
The Discovery Zone is staffed by specialised facilitators who are on
hand to answer your questions and ensure you have a fab time! Kids
have the opportunity to create their very own newspaper, select a
song at the 1950's NEMS record store, create their own Beatles
inspired artwork and play a Beatles tune on a giant piano!
Add to this our new 'family friendly' audio guide
(specially designed with kids in mind) and a number of special 'Family Saver' ticket discounts and you have the perfect
fun filled day for all ages.
wanted to join It’s a Knockout!
FOLLOWING last year’s huge success, children’s charity
Children Today are looking for teams of up to 10 people from the
Merseyside area to take on a series of games and battle it out
against other teams with giant inflatable to become the It’s A
Knockout champions whilst getting soaking wet and covered in foam.
The ‘Utterly Brilliant’ Timmy Mallett, recently seen
on ITV’s ‘I’m A Celebrity…. Get Me Out Of Here’ will
be hosting the It’s A Knockout Challenge taking place at Aigburth,
Liverpool on Sunday, 19 July 2009. The teams taking part in
this event each have a fundraising target of £1000 and the money
raised by each team will go to meet the needs of disabled children
and young people living in the local area. Children Today
provide grants for vital, life-changing equipment for disabled
children and young people living in the UK. Fundraiser Elizabeth
Oakes said:- “We believe that the provision of specialist
equipment for young people with disabilities has a direct and
immediate impact on their quality of life and independence and is
vital in helping them to overcome obstacles to live a life of
greater freedom.” To help children in the Merseyside
area receive specially adapted equipment, enter your team in It’s A
Knockout today and join in the fun and games on the 19 July 2009.