Giant Titanic puppets to walk the streets of Liverpool

Liverpool will come to a standstill this weekend as it is taken over by giant puppets for a street theatre production inspired by the Titanic.

Little Girl Giant has been produced by marionette experts Royal De Luxe and will tell a love story based around the sinking of the famous liner 100 years ago.

Emmy-Lou Hussin, aged 5, looks at the Little Girl Giant. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire
The Little Girl Giant, a giant marionette created by experts Royal De Luxe. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

The giant puppets, which have appeared in the UK only once before, are expected to attract thousands of spectators as it makes its way through Liverpool over the next three days.

To see ITV Granada's coverage of the event click here.