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Bonny Street Market Blackpool

One last season for 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!

Platinum Jubilee Tram Parade

Platinum Jubilee Tram Parade

Did you see the fabulous Platinum Jubilee Tram Parade on Thursday 2 June 2022? Take a look with Barrie C. Woods great photos.

Entrance to Blackpool Central Pier in the 1930s

History of Blackpool Central Pier

Always designed to be a place of fun, in its early days that meant dancing. Take a look at the history of Central Pier with Live Blackpool.

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!

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