OCTOBER 2022 – Marketing Liverpool update

things you need to know this month 2
Marketing Liverpool Commercial Manager, Chris Adderley

Produced by Marketing Liverpool Commercial Manager, Chris Adderley

Marketing Liverpool tirelessly champions our city region in every which way we can, across an array of influential brands.

From attracting visitors, to welcoming investment; hosting major events to generating global press coverage –  Our dedicated team are forever spinning an impressive number of plates to help propel  growth and prosperity for Liverpool City Region.

Here we’ll regularly be serving you up a regular veritable buffet of Marketing Liverpool updates, news and successes, in brief bulleted form, to give you a digestible but satisfying sample of the work we are doing this month. 

There’s a lot there but it’s well worth a quick read, so whet your appetite and take a look at some highlights for October 2022. Enjoy!


Digital, Press and PR

  • Marketing Liverpool collaborated with The Times on a feature on the ‘Best Hotels in Liverpool’.
  • Piece in The Boston Globe on ‘Liverpool being more than The Beatles’.
  • Time Out named Liverpool as one of the best destinations for a romantic getaway.
  • Cruise Liverpool 15th Anniversary celebrations content has been positive and was picked up by BBC News.
  • Coverage generated for Liverpool Convention Bureau, Liverpool Cathedral and ACC Liverpool winning at the M&IT Awards.
  • New website feature created on the work of Marketing Liverpool’s Communications and Digital Marketing Executive, Sophie Shields.
  • River of Light has launched (21Oct – 6Nov) follow the VisitLiverpool social media channels for the latest information.
  • Marketing Liverpool are working closely with our partners VisitBritain to develop an influencer visit and live stream project in conjunction with The Beatles Story to generate further tourism from China.
  • Marketing Liverpool assisted with the development of an 8-page feature in Punto Mice, a prestigious Spanish meetings, incentive, conference and exhibition publication promoting Liverpool as a great incentive destination.
  • Marketing Liverpool successful ‘Taste Liverpool. Drink Bordeaux’ campaign has been shortlisted in Prolific North Marketing Awards for ‘Best  Tourism & Leisure Campaign’. 

Liverpool Convention Bureau 

Sport, Culture & Music

  • The hard work of Marketing Liverpool Sport Culture and Media Team paid off big on Friday 7th October, when Liverpool beat out finalist Glasgow to secure the opportunity for Liverpool to host  Eurovision 2023, following strong support from our sister city, Odessa in the Ukraine, who produced a video supporting Liverpool’s bid.
  • English singer and songwriter, Tom Grennan released a new music video, filmed entirely in the city and released on YouTube showcasing our city skyline, Pier Head and Museum of Liverpool as its backdrop.
  • JLess than a month to go until the World Gymnastics Championships Liverpool 2022 (29th Oct – 6th Nov). Tickets now available HERE

Liverpool Film Office

  • The Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB) has announced that Lynn Saunders from the Liverpool Film Office will become one of the members of its North West of England Committee, the third of six National and Regional Committees, established by the leading UK membership body for production professionals, in response to the continuing boom in film and High-end TV production across the UK.
  • As Liverpool’s new full-service film studios ‘The Depot’ is now fully occupied, Liverpool Film Office are supporting other productions by helping them to find  alternative studio/build space across the Liverpool City Region.

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