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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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  • Are you with me on Facebook? There are big changes ahead on Facebook so here's how you can make sure you keep seeing my blogs more
  • Happy Birthday to Me! What a lovely birthday I had on Wednesday, due in part to you! more
  • A Beautiful Winter Weekend Glorious weather on Sunday for a spot of shopping, and another nice day on Monday for a beach clean more
  • Lost and Found One of the seafront noticeboards falls casualty to Storm Eleanor more
  • Something's Cooking in the Kitchen I'm back - with a funny Christmas cooking story! more
  • Happy New Year Normal service will be resumed now! more
  • Party Time - part four and five! What a lovely time we've had this Christmas with one celebration after another - most of them at The Venue - our second home! more
  • The Spirit of Christmas in Cleveleys A lovely festive afternoon in Cleveleys - followed by the ritual complaining on Facebook more
  • Cash Boxes and Brine A collection fund is stolen in Garstang and what will happen when brine from gas storage is pumped into our sea more
  • It Didn't Snow Then! Should have had a bet on that we wouldn't see any of the white stuff! more
  • Party Time Part Three! Monday was our third Christmas party - well part of it for me anyway! more
  • Party Time - Part Two! Christmas dinner on Friday and another one today - what I've been up to this weekend more
  • Christmas Party Season Begins! Party number one this week, at the Rossall Beach Group, ahem, meeting... more
  • The Demon Dentist of Blackpool How to run a dental laboratory from a dirty B&B back room! more
  • Cleveleys Art Trail - and my Favourite Subject! Start of a new painting, the art trail on Cleveleys beach, and toilets in the good old days! more

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Random Acts of Kindness from Freeport

Did you find a blue heart yesterday on the streets of Fleetwood, when Freeport handed out goodwill to brighten Blue Monday?

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.

For Sale: Children's Corner

Would you like to buy a fairground? Children's Corner, against the seafront at Cleveleys, is up for sale.

See ABBA Mania - this Summer at Blackpool Grand

The Grand Theatre is delighted to announce its BIG Summer Show for 2018. ABBA MANIA - the original tribute from London’s West End - with an 8 week run.

It's a New Year at Viva Blackpool!

Shows, parties and lunches - fabulous live entertainment this January at Viva Blackpool - with 15% off selected tickets

Winter Gardens Open Day - Access all Areas

Winter Gardens will again throw open its doors for an exclusive access all areas event, with a rare chance to explore every nook and cranny

What's New at Bounce Play Centre

Special Needs Night on 20 Jan, plus Dance Classes, Toddler Mornings, Fun French and Spanish - and lots more at Bounce Play Centre!

Book a Meal at the Briardene

The TripAdvisor no 1 rated Briardene Hotel brasserie is a great place to gather friends and family for all sorts of events.

Did you know - Driving with Pets in Cars?

Did you know that driving a car with an unrestrained pet could get you an on the spot fine of £100? Advice from Vets 4 Pets Cleveleys

Seaside Postcards

Seaside postcards - a years-old tradition

Race for Life 2018

Girls and women, sign up to join the Race for Life and join the fight against cancer.

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

History of Blackpool Central Pier

Some information from the past about the history of Blackpool Central Pier

New Year - New Job at Sandcastle Waterpark!

Can you swim and smile and be customer focused? Would you like to be a lifeguard at Sandcastle Waterpark?

Pigeon Show

The largest gathering of pigeon fanciers in the UK is back in Blackpool