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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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  • We Do Like to Drive Along the Prom, Prom, Prom Photos from our jolly on Saturday, plus some local news too ..read more
  • Busy Weekend at Chrissie Towers Bit of chit-chat about decorating and the power of the internet in today's blog ..read more
  • The Great British Obsession Storm Doris blew through town yesterday, and I'm wondering whether every country in the world is as fascinated by the weather as we Brits are? ..read more
  • Moving Houses Thinking about making the leap to a new life at the seaside? Then this blog is just for you! ..read more
  • Chaos and Confusion - Part II The rest of the story of Sunday afternoon and the mess that we ended up in... ..read more
  • Senior Moments and Spring Cleaning Chatter from Chrissie Towers this weekend in today's blog ..read more
  • Drugs, Jobs and Daffodils Well that's a mixed bag - the cost of prescription medicine, jobs at Norcross and how lovely it is to see Spring starting to appear ..read more
  • Paving the Way New pavements for old... a footpath to Fleetwood appears... while other roads crumble ..read more
  • Zero Tolerance Good on Blackpool Police for stamping out bad behaviour from youths in the town centre ..read more
  • Sunday with Chrissie Pop on the kettle and have a Sunday morning brew with Chrissie ..read more
  • Tidal Barrage and Exciting Plans Ambitions to create energy through wave power are moving on, with exciting plans for Fleetwood ..read more
  • Spring Cleaning We've shown willing and started doing some spring cleaning - are you doing yours? ..read more
  • Caught by the Cough, CCTV in Car Parks and Demolition Derby Have you been smittled by this dreadful bug that's doing the rounds? Plus local news for Sunday morning. ..read more
  • Emergency Ward Ten The march of the bugs continues! ..read more
  • Bugs and Senior Moments Hilarious as it is, Jane has lost her voice - plus some Senior Moments! ..read more

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

25 new Buses for 2017

Having introduced 10 Enviro 400 City buses in 2016, Blackpool Transport has confirmed a further 25 will be added in 2017.

Local Homes to Rent

With more than 40 years’ experience and a substantial property portfolio, McDonald Property Rentals are the Fylde’s leading choice for property lettings.

What's on for You and Your Family

Family orientated events and activities for coming weeks, brought together for you by Blackpool Family Information Service

Friends of Jubilee Gardens - Blackpool

Would you like to be part of a new group which aims to look after Jubilee Gardens, on the seafront near Gynn Square in North Blackpool?

Open Day, Beer & Tapas Tasting & Nail Treatments!

Just three of the many things up next at Blackpool and the Fylde College - whether you want to start a course, try out new food & beer or get your nails done. Go take a look!

LeftCoast Studio - Artist Development Programme

Are you an artist or creative who wants to learn and grow your career? Great opportunities to do that with this development programme from LeftCoast

Jobs at Sandcastle Waterpark

The UK’s largest Indoor Waterpark are now recruiting for EASTER 2017. Don't forget - also open at weekends for splash-tastic fun throughout winter.

Pancake Party at The New Penny of Poulton

Celebrate a tasty Shrove Tuesday and raise funds for Vicarage Park Community Centre at The New Penny of Poulton

N’ewe at Farmer Parr’s!

Meet and milk Daisy the Dairy Cow, say hello to Archie the new pony, plus enjoy a packed daily timetable at Farmer Parr's Animal Farm

Sort Out Winter with Builders Supplies

Did you have any damage from Doris? If you've got wobbly roof tiles, or a fence that wouldn't take much more wind, sort it out now before it becomes a crisis - with help from Builders Supplies!

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.

Neon's a Hit - at Grundy Art Gallery

The Grundy Art Gallery has had one of its most successful exhibitions to date with NEON: The Charged Line.

Blackpool Central Library

Mayor Pops in to Pop up café in Blackpool Central Library

World Book Day Costume Workshop

Stuck for ideas for World Book Day costumes? Come along to this FREE workshop at Freeport Fleetwood - plus face painting and storytelling too!

Great Value Electricals from Mike Sandersons

Call into our Fleetwood shop or browse and buy online - great prices and customer service are assured at Mike Sanderson Electricals

 
 
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