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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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  • More Road Works in Blackpool News of more work to come in a couple of years to improve the next bit of Yeadon Way more
  • Sunday Morning Toilet Talk Tales of toilet trivia to make you smile on a Sunday morning in my blog today more
  • A Day on the Beach A new painting took me right back to summer holidays and days on the beach, many years ago more
  • Fed up to the Back Teeth It looks like we weren't the only ones who had trouble with our local dentist more
  • Chat from Chrissie Towers and Park Life Are you enjoying the summer? We are, plus news from the works to improve bathing water quality at Anchorsholme. more
  • Summer's Come! A glorious weekend, more sun to come, and with it memories of summers gone by more
  • Our Afternoon Out A sunny afternoon for a trip to the seaside more
  • Cleveleys Car Show 2017 Shame it was so windy on Sunday for the Car Show - but it was a good afternoon out. Did you go? more
  • Summer Weather - and Good News for Blackpool Using the word 'summer' loosely, as it's not, and the new Viva Vegas Diner opens this week more
  • The Future of Uncle Tom's Cabin After a long while of being up for sale, Uncle Tom's Cabin has a bright future ahead more
  • Supermarket Sweep - or Slow Lane? The curse of the self-service checkout 'til - when customers refuse to use them more
  • Sunshine Walks and Sad Events While we enjoyed a walk in the sunshine on Sunday, we thought about the poor people caught up in recent attacks. more
  • Sunny Saturday Afternoon Lovely stroll at the seaside - don't mind if I do! more
  • A Successful Clean Up Day in the Sun I had a good day out at the first Clean Sweep Day that was held in Cleveleys this week more
  • Power to the People! It's Cleveleys Clean Sweep today, and more good news that our library will be reopened too more

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

Lighthouse Stationery Print on!

Don't forget, the doors of Lighthouse Stationery are still open, for all of your copying and printing from Derek and Sue

Anchorsholme - United Utilities Wastewater Works

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

Head on Over to Farmer Parr's

Get up close to the animals at Farmer Parr's - and with free animal food on arrival you'll be the best of friends in no time!

Book for the Sandcastle Online and Beat the Queues

Get guaranteed admission to Sandcastle Waterpark when you book online - plus do it 7 or more days in advance and get 10% off - perfect for summer!

Rebellion Punk Festival 2017

In August, the Punks come to town, when Blackpool once again hosts the Rebellion Punk Festival.

Yeadon Way now Open

A project to preserve and repair Yeadon Way is now complete and the road reopened as planned

Bridge Repairs: Waterloo Road

Essential repair work to Waterloo Road bridge will start on Monday 3 July 2017

Super Awesome Savings at Seniors St Annes

Head to Seniors for savings on takeaway and restaurant meals, plus lunch and tea time savings at St Annes.

New Takeaway and Restaurant Offers from Seniors

Enjoy great value fish and chips to take away or eat in one of the restaurants, with these great offers from Seniors.

Dog Day at Freeport Fleetwood

A fun filled day for you and your pooches to enjoy at Freeport Fleetwood, with Dog Day in July.

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.


What's on in Blackpool and the Fylde Coast

Guided Heritage Tram Tours

Book now to enjoy a guided tour on a nostalgic 1914 heritage tram from Blackpool's Golden Mile to Fleetwood, and learn about the history of the resort.

Jazz and Blues Festival in Blackpool Town Centre

A FREE WEEKEND 2 day event supporting Trinity Hospice and raising the arts and culture profile of Blackpool, around St John's and Winter Gardens.

Cleveleys Beer Festival

The second annual Beer Festival is coming up at The Venue on Cleveleys seafront, plus weekday specials, quiz night and more.