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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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  • Friday with Chrissie Just random chit-chat about hot weather, glasses and senior moments! ..read more
  • What a Day for a Day Trip Making the best of the good weather, we've been to the seaside and had an afternoon in Blackpool ..read more
  • Perfect Afternoon for Tram Sunday The sun shone and everyone flocked to Fleetwood on Sunday for the Festival of Transport - including us! ..read more
  • Today's the Day for Tram Sunday We're off to Tram Sunday this afternoon, maybe we'll see you there! ..read more
  • Sort Out at South Shore Some of the derelict hotels are finally being demolished at South Shore, and still on the subject, some sorting offices will open on Sundays. ..read more
  • Me and My Glasses Still making a spectacle of myself! ..read more
  • New Conference Centre for Blackpool Plans are on the table to build a new conference centre at the rear of Blackpool Winter Gardens ..read more
  • Party Time! We had a lovely night out at our friend Pam's 80th birthday party ..read more
  • Nitty Norah the Bug Explorer An escapade with leaky pens was just like being treated for impetigo by the nit nurse! ..read more
  • Pencil Porcupine Elderly lady dive bombs into loads of sharp coloured pencils - whatever will I do next ..read more
  • Blue Skies for a Birthday Shopping Trip We had the afternoon off on Tuesday for a birthday shopping expedition to Blackpool which made a nice change ..read more
  • Talk for Britain A busy afternoon, chatting our way round Cleveleys! ..read more
  • Flowers by Lidl, Drawing by Derek You know how it is, you go to Lidl 'just for a look' and come out with cake, an electric jigsaw and a bunch of flowers... Random. ..read more
  • Send for the Green Van! ...you could easily think that we’re living in a mad house... send for the green van! ..read more
  • If you want a job doing, do it yourself Hats off to Blackpool residents who decided to take control of the long grass where they live ..read more

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

Sssh! Secret Sale at the North Euston

Enjoy a great value stay at the beautiful and historic North Euston Hotel right on Fleetwood seafront, in July and August.

What's on at The Venue

Live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights at The Venue on Cleveleys seafront, plus lots of other offers and Sky Sports.

Summer Family Guide - Out Now!

Download your free guide to what's on this summer, plus your top 13 FREE family activities.

Theatre, Shows & Variety in Blackpool

With a theatrical tradition going back decades it’s not surprising that Blackpool boasts an entertainment offer that’s second to none.

Shopping by the Sea

Houndshill Shopping Centre is a stone's throw from Blackpool seafront, right at the heart of Blackpool town centre.

Weekly Table Top Sales are Back!

Weekly table top sales are back at Cleveleys Community Centre - have a table to sell your stuff or raise money - and pop in to bag a bargain.

Blackpool Illumathon 2016

Get ready for Blackpool’s busiest girls night out!

Step Back in Time with Absent

Did you can glimpse a bygone era when Maggie Morgan arrived at the Winter Gardens Hotel? Plus, roles for volunteers and jobs for ushers.

Sci-Fi and Star Trek Now - New Shows on Sale for 2017

Scene - motion picture exhibition and Star Trek Film Festival on now, plus The Wedding Singer and Soul Festival tickets on sale for 2017. What's new at Winter Gardens

10 Years of Changing Places

Did you know that there are 'Changing Places' toilet facilities at Sandcastle Waterpark for people who can't use standard accessible toilets?

Celebrate 20 Years at Farmer Parr's!

It’ll be a fun packed weekend at Farmers Parr’s to celebrate their 20th birthday, hop along and meet the animals - PLUS enter our competition to WIN tickets!

Stay at The Briardene this Summer

Why not treat yourself to a stay at the Briardene - the family owned 3 star hotel with a 5 star restaurant

Great Deals from your local High Street Retailer

Internet prices aren't always what they seem - check out Mike Sanderson Electricals for better-than-online prices on white goods and TVs - and great service everyday.

Anchorsholme Park

This park is a wide open space against the seafront and promenade at Princes Way, on the approach to Cleveleys.

Anchorsholme United Utilities Wastewater Works

Work is underway at Anchorsholme Park and the seafront to improve wastewater facilities

 
 
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