Liverpool Airport is 80

Liverpool Airport celebrates its 80th birthday today.

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Liverpool Airport celebrates 80th birthday

Liverpool Airport's 80th birthday cake Credit: Keri Eldridge ITV Granada

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is celebrating its 80th birthday.

Originally known as Speke Airport, then RAF Speke, Liverpool Airport added the name of the city's most famous son in 2002.

Jim Keight, who was present when the airport opened, cut the birthday cake today.

Jim Keight cuts the cake Credit: Keri Eldridge ITV Granada


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