Bath tangle

Dr Mo O'Toole is rightly proud of the beautiful city of Newcastle (Letters, 17 July), but is it really "second only to Bath in the number of listed Georgian buildings"? In Liverpool, we are always told we have got more listed Georgian buildings than Bath (most of them in Toxteth). Can anyone supply the facts?

David Jones
Liverpool

This article first appeared in the 31 July 2000 issue of the New Statesman, Why Tony Blair is a Bobo