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Church Street in Blackpool town centre

Church Street in Blackpool Town Centre

This page is about Church Street in Blackpool Town Centre. What’s there now, how it started and some ‘Did you Know’ moments…

Uncle Tom's Cabin Blackpool

Bpl North Shore: Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Uncle Tom’s Cabin is on the seafront at Blackpool North Shore. Still a popular entertainment venue, find out how it began, over 200 years ago!

Celebrating the visit of Princess Louise with the first Blackpool Illuminations.

History of Blackpool and How it Began

The history of Blackpool and growth of the town is really interesting. Find out how your favourite seaside town grew over hundreds of years!

Heritage Tram Depot at Rigby Road

Heritage Tram Depot at Rigby Road

Are you lucky enough to have visited the heritage tram depot at Rigby Road? Goodness it’s a fascinating place – but it needs some help…

ABC Theatre/Syndicate Nightclub. Photos from 2013

ABC Theatre/Syndicate Nightclub

Today, the site of the ABC Theatre/Syndicate Nightclub is a car park. But it had a long history before it’s demolition in 2015.

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