This is the famous Liver Building, the bird at the top is one of the mythical Liver Birds which is over 18 feet high and the symbol of the city.
The building below is the Anglican catherdral which was designed by Giles Gilbert Scott (who also designed the red phone boxes). It took 74 years to build and has the 5th largest organ in the world. It faces the Catholic Cathedral which is at the other end of Hope Street.
FRED =^^= GINGER