‘General’ Category

British Freestyle Championships

October 13, 2012 at 4:05 pm

As part of the inaugural Blackpool Dance Festival the annual British Freestyle Championships will glitter at the Empress Ballroom on October 14th, 2012. The gorgeous Winter Gardens complex at the centre of the Blackpool promenade hosts this incredible display of dance and... (more)

Hotels Blackpool

March 27, 2012 at 8:39 pm

There are plenty of great hotels Blackpool has on offer. Most are located on or near the Promenade, where the three famous piers can be visited. Prices for Blackpool hotels vary depending upon time of year and individual specials that the hotel... (more)

Christmas in Blackpool

February 11, 2012 at 3:49 pm

Christmas  in Blackpool is a truly magical place to be. Right now, you can see the Town Centre Christmas lights switch on, due for November 19th, 2011. This year, after the Illuminations are finished, the central Christmas lights are the most beautiful... (more)

Blackpool Holiday Flats

February 11, 2012 at 3:29 pm

From luxury Blackpool holiday flats to beach side basics, there is something to suit everyone. You could be looking for a romantic getaway, a place to stay with younger children who like to make noise, or need to self cater to please... (more)

Blackpool Caravan Sites

February 11, 2012 at 3:19 pm

By far the most economic accommodation, Blackpool Caravan Sites are plentiful and many are in pleasant surroundings. The main advantage of staying in a caravan park is that you can bring your own vehicle, or rent one, and you can bring the... (more)

Self Catering Blackpool

February 4, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Self Catering Blackpool accommodation can be a fun option and the chance to sleep in. Lazy breakfasts, late nights – you can find self catered apartments within hotel complexes, owner managed or as a choice with bed and breakfast providers. This is... (more)

Marton Mere Nature Reserve

February 4, 2012 at 3:39 pm

The gorgeous Marton Mere Nature Reserve is situated on the fringes of Blackpool town, and is run by the Blackpool Council. From late November to February, during winter, you can learn about the Long Eared Owls, which make their habitat in the... (more)

Solaris Centre Blackpool

February 4, 2012 at 3:18 pm

The Solaris Centre Blackpool is the focal point of environmental sustainability for the busy resort town. The name, “Solaris”, is an interesting choice, being both the operating program code for UNIX, suggesting organisation and structure, and the title of a novel. The... (more)

Blackpool Bed and Breakfast

February 4, 2012 at 3:02 pm

Blackpool bed and breakfast accommodation is available at most Blackpool hotels and guest houses. There is a variety of entertainment and attractions in the Blackpool Promenade area, and you will be able to base yourselves close to all the action. From exciting... (more)

Les Dawson Statue

February 4, 2012 at 2:52 pm

In the centre of Ashton Gardens St Annes, lies the Les Dawson Statue, in homage to one of the UKs most loved comedians. His home town was, of course, St Annes, and he is remembered with much mirth for sayings like; “Marriage,... (more)