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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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  • Stormy Weather, Oil Spill and Lunatic Drivers Bit rainy then yesterday, plus the latest on the oil spill, and manslaughter behind the wheel - all in today's blog ..read more
  • Oil Warning and Tram Sunday Watch out for oil on the beach, and our lovely afternoon out on Sunday with a few other thousand folk! ..read more
  • Tram Sunday and Re-opening of the Libraries I might see you later today in Fleetwood, and good news for local libraries ..read more
  • Get the Balance Right A bit of sun is good for you, but keep sun-safe (when the sun comes back out!) ..read more
  • Sunny Wednesday Afternoon Time to take advantage of the glorious weather and pop out for a walk ..read more
  • Afternoon Tea and Teething Trouble A lovely afternoon in the sunshine with friends, and part 697 of that tooth! ..read more
  • Sunday with Chrissie and a Water Warning Bit of chat from Chrissie Towers to start your day - plus a word of beach safety advice ..read more
  • Sunny Birthday Afternoon It was Jane's birthday on Wednesday so we had an afternoon out in Blackpool ..read more
  • Tuesday with Chrissie What we've been up to in the last couple of days at Chrissie Towers ..read more
  • Sunshine, Showers and a Sleep-In Yesterday went from summer to winter in less than 10 hours, and I missed half of the sunshine! ..read more
  • Smoked to Death I'm not a big fan of smoking, especially since I've had first hand experience ..read more
  • To the Dogs I was disgusted when I saw the headline on yesterday's paper about animal cruelty ..read more
  • More Road Works in Blackpool News of more work to come in a couple of years to improve the next bit of Yeadon Way ..read more
  • Sunday Morning Toilet Talk Tales of toilet trivia to make you smile on a Sunday morning in my blog today ..read more
  • A Day on the Beach A new painting took me right back to summer holidays and days on the beach, many years ago ..read more

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

FTFC Fixtures for 2017/18

Fleetwood Town Football Club Fixtures for the 2017/18 Sky Bet League One Season now released

Steak and Psychic Nights - Back at The Venue

The popular Steak & Psychic Nights are back, plus Oktoberfest, Christmas season and live entertainment every weekend at The Venue in Cleveleys.

Thursday Night is Curry Night

Go on, treat yourself to Curry Night at the Strawberry - with a free pint thrown in! Plus Quiz Night on Weds - and plenty of real ale.

The Perfect Holiday Getaway

Marsh Farm Hall is a beautiful semi-detached house in Great Eccleston - a perfect base from which to explore the Fylde Coast.

Starring role for Lancashire village in new Redrow film

It was ‘lights, camera and action’ on the village green when one of Lancashire’s most picturesque places played a starring role in a film to promote a ‘better way’ of life.

South Shore: Blackpool

Come with us for a look at Blackpool South Shore, from Central to South Pier and beyond.

The Great British Night Out

Enjoy fish and chips on a tram - and a one hour Heritage Tram Tour along Blackpool's wonderful Golden Mile!

What Happens if you Can’t Pay your Tax on Time?

If you are self employed, your second tax payment on account for 2016-17 – is due on 31 July 2017. Here's what to do if you won't be able to pay it.

Stay at the No 1 Hotel in Thornton Cleveleys

Treat yourself to a stay at the TripAdvisor no 1 rated Briardene Hotel - where the bright lights of Blackpool meet family friendly Cleveleys

Fylde Coast Dementia Hub

The Fylde Coast Dementia Hub is a one-stop offering support and information to both carers and people with dementia, their family and friends.

Children's Corner - all the Fun of the Fair!

Bring your little ones to Children's Corner where they can enjoy all the fun of the fair, right against the seafront at Cleveleys.

Beware when Buying Pets Online

With a rise in the sale of pets online, some sensible advice from Vets4Pets Cleveleys about how to both safeguard your money and prevent a lot of heartache.

Blackpool Carnival 2017

Blackpool will host a Carnival in 2017 thanks to Lottery funding and the community!

The Show Must Go On at Viva Blackpool

The Jerseys are set to headline the weekly Viva Variety show over the coming months while Blackpool favourite Joe Longthorne recuperates

Great Value Electricals from Mike Sandersons

Call into our Fleetwood shop or browse and buy online - for great prices and customer service every day at Mike Sanderson Electricals

 
 
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