11 - 4pm: Live PA commentary on the day's events.
11 - 1pm: Boats start to move from Albert dock to Canning dock and then out onto the River Mersey for 1pm.
3pm: Race start at Dukes Mast (close to Holiday Inn, Albert Dock) followed by Aerial display.
As well as all of the opportunity to view the spectacular Clipper Yachts and the race start, the HMS Ark Royal
will be berthed on the cruise liner terminal and there will be street theatre in and around the dock throughout the day
Where to watch: for best views of the race start, head to the Riverside walkway from the south of the Albert Dock down to the Customs and Excise building