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We all love Blackpool, Britain’s best seaside resort! Enjoy the Tower and attractions, theatres, shows and things for all the family to enjoy. There’s the Houndshill and a great choice of shopping in the town centre and by contrast miles of golden beach, a new promenade, three piers, the Pleasure Beach and more! This website will show you around Blackpool with information for residents and visitors, about the place and people who live here.

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  • Out for a Spin After a quick fly around the other day, we turn our thoughts to whether Halloween is a good thing more
  • Time Out Nice to have a bit of time off for good behaviour - even if the weather has turned grey! more
  • How Clean is your Kitchen Onto the subject of cleanliness and hygiene in restaurants, take aways, cafes and hotels and the like. more
  • The End of Discarded Things The pop-up porta-cabin has finally gone, marking the end of the Rossall Beach Group event. more
  • Crafty Afternoon at the Cabin An afternoon of playing nice in the sunshine on Monday. more
  • Great British Beach Clean We had a great afternoon on Sunday here at Cleveleys for the Great British Beach Clean event, part of the national week of clean-ups more
  • Sunday with Chrissie - and the Great British Beach Clean Some chatter about what we got up to yesterday and a reminder about another beach event this afternoon more
  • A Busy Week at Discarded Things HQ Half way through the pop-up exhibition on the prom at Cleveleys, it's been declared a great success. Another big event to come on Sunday! more
  • Launch of Discarded Things The launch of the Rossall Beach art project went really well - and there's lots more to see and do before it's finished more
  • A Golden Day to Remember We had a fantastic day to remember on Saturday to celebrate our Golden Wedding Anniversary more
  • Golden Day and a Golden Celebration Hasn't this hot September weather been lovely, I hope it holds for my golden anniversary on Saturday! more
  • Summer in September Sunday was a lovely day, perfect to make the most of before autumn arrives more
  • Sunday with Chrissie Pop the kettle on and put your feet up for five minutes with my blog more
  • AGM's and Runaway Trams Chit-chat to end the working week in my blog today more
  • Flying the Flag! Yippee, we've finally got the flag poles up on Rossall Promenade! more

Latest Updates - New Features - Find out more - Whats New!

Blackpool Central Library

The pop up café in Blackpool Central Library gets a 12 month extension

Blackpool Museum Project

The exciting new project to capture the story of Blackpool

LumiDogs is Back for LightPool 2016

Make a light-up costume for you and your pooch at one of the FREE workshops, then take part in a fabulous finale parade at the LightPool Festival!

Morecambe & Wise Statue

A new statue of Morecambe & Wise is to be unveilled in Blackpool

Rocky Horror - Next up with BIG One!

It's the Rocky Horror Picture Show Theme Night soon, with BIG One Productions - great quality shows at an affordable price, at the Philharmonic in Blackpool.

Christmas Markets and Short Breaks

In search of festive spirit? How about travelling to a European city and exploring one of their Christmas Markets, with a short break from Michelle Smith, Travel Counsellor.

Memory Walk to Help to Beat Dementia

MAC are organising a Memory Walk in Cleveleys, to raise funds for the Alzheimers Society, and you are invited to take part.

Step Back in Time with ABSENT

It's a show like no other. ABSENT is back with unseen rooms and the secret, theatrical life of Maggie Morgan at the Winter Gardens Hotel.

Launch of Boots Emporium

A new beauty Emporium launches in Boots on Bank Hey Street in Blackpool on Thursday, and you're invited to join them!

Late Nights at Sandcastle Waterpark

Two late night openings coming up at Sandcastle Waterpark - ride the slides in the dark at the UK's largest indoor waterpark!

Curry Night at the Strawberry Bistro

Thursday night is curry night - enjoy your meal in the newly refurbished lounge and dining room with classic regular dishes and daily specials, all prepared and served by Nick and Annie.

Great Seaside Fish and Chips at Seniors!

Along with the usual tasty menu choose from lunchtime and teatime, takeaway and restaurant offers from Seniors Fish and Chips.

Cod and Chips Loyalty Card

Next time you're in one of the four Fylde Coast Seniors Fish and Chip Shops, pick up one of the new Cod & Chips Loyalty Cards.

Oktoberfest at The Venue

The spirit of the world's largest beer festival comes to Cleveleys, with authentic German Bier and food in the Bier Keller and live entertainment.

Strongman Comp + Special Events

Blackpool Transport celebrate 30 years with a bus-pulling strongman competition on Saturday, and Heritage Tram Tours Anniversary Weekend events.