Blackpool Central

Blackpool Central is the big site in the town centre which was once Central Railway Station. Today, it’s temporary use is as a big surface car park. It’s going to see a major £300m redevelopment  as a modern multi-use leisure space. Now underway with a new multi-storey car park due to open in 2024.

Blackpool Central Indoor Entertainment Park

Blackpool Central site aerial view 2021

It will include a new major public square for live events, such as music concerts, light shows, sporting events and markets. Along with that new hotels, restaurants, a food market and multi-storey car park.

The £300m leisure development is expected to create over 1,000 jobs for local people. It will attract 600,000 additional visitors each year and bring millions of pounds of additional spend into the town.

Latest updates:

Blackpool Central site aerial view 2021

Developing Blackpool Central

Developing Blackpool Central has been a winding route, taking half a century. But finally it’s happening!

Blackpool Central site aerial view 2021

Blackpool Central Multi-Storey Car Park

The new Blackpool Central Multi-Storey Car Park is the ‘enabling phase’ of the £300m redevelopment of the former Central Station site.

Bonny Street Market Blackpool

Goodbye Bonny Street Market

We all love a market, especially when we’re on holiday. Good news for Blackpool Bonny Street Market which gets a reprieve for this year!

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