Blackpool

Hull vs. Blackpool, Stoke, Mowbray, Gyokeres

We’re back for some more midweek action in the Championship and Benjamin Bloom has you covered with everything you need to know, with Betfair odds throughout. MATCH TO WATCH: Hull City vs. BlackpoolAlthough it’s still very early in the season, I’ve probably been asked two or three times if something …

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Blackpool Illuminations Native American display branded racist

The painting, which is part of the famous Blackpool Illuminations, has been accused of being racist. (SWNS) A long-standing illuminated display from Blackpool depicting Native Americans dancing around a totem pole can be removed after prompting a racism complaint. The attraction, which has been a part of the world famous …

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Maguire more focused on Blackpool than on Liverpool

Sean Maguire grew up as a Liverpool fan, but the Republic of Ireland forward says he’s more excited about Preston’s clash against Blackpool than their Carabao Cup showdown with Jurgen Klopp’s Reds. Maguire rose from the bench to help tack the Lilywhites past Cheltenham in the third round earlier this …

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Blackpool, Preston Record Largest Daily Increase in Covid Cases

There has now been 164,989 cases confirmed in the Lancashire County Council area since the start of the pandemic, according to the latest government data released today (September 18). Meanwhile the total in Lancashire including Blackpool and Blackburn with Darwen now stands at 212,279. Read more Read more Covid booster …

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Blackpool hotel and bar up for auction

An exciting new opportunity to own a bar has been offered for £ 250,000. The bar, in Blackpool, also includes a nine-bedroom hotel and is auctioned off for a starting price of £ 250,000. Read more:Blackpool revelers face long walk home amid shortage of taxi drivers The property is located …

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Britain celebrates 125 years

22 Aug 2021, 18:28 British beach Blackpool Pleasure Beach won this year’s Thea Classic Award from the Themed Entertainment Association, honoring 125 years and four generations of family ownership in “Europe’s first and largest American-style theme park”. Earlier this month, TEA hosted a digital case study presentation of the Blackpool …

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How Blackpool is trying to cope with its drug crisis

Blackpool is known for its ballroom, its tower, the pier where we spent many family vacations. He’s also gaining a reputation for being on top of the leaderboards that no one wants to win. On Tuesday it was confirmed that Blackpool has the highest drug-related death rate in the country …

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Blackpool Council fined £ 109,000 for ‘religious discrimination’

Blackpool council fined £ 109,000 for ‘religious discrimination’ after removing posters for Christian festival following LGBT social media campaign regarding organizer’s views on same-sex marriage Evangelist Franklin Graham stopped by Blackpool for a Christian event in 2018 His association placed posters on the buses for the “Lancashire Festival of Hope” …

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Do you want to be a journalist for this newspaper?

Fancy a job where you could interview the Prime Minister? Or tackle a professional footballer at a press conference? Would you be comfortable sharing a coffee with a great actor? Do you have a talent for taking photos or filming videos? Do you want to discover great stories – and …

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Work completed on Blackpool Mental Health Facility

Work to create a new Mental Health Emergency Assessment Center at Blackpool Victoria Hospital has been completed. It was developed to support people who come to the hospital’s accident and emergency department in the event of a mental health crisis. The £ 600,000 Fylde Coast Urgent Mental Health Assessment Center …

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Covid cases in Blackpool and Fylde coast increase by 102

There have now been 106,664 confirmed cases in the Lancashire County Council area since the start of the pandemic, according to the latest government data released today (June 16). Meanwhile, the total in Lancashire, including Blackpool and Blackburn and Darwen, now stands at 138,296. Read more Read more Mandatory Covid …

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Huge tree falls on busy Blackpool road, blocking traffic

A huge tree fell on a busy road in Blackpool this evening, completely blocking traffic. Whitegate Drive is closed between Knowsley Avenue and Beechfield Avenue with police and a tractor on the scene. Pictures sent to LancsLive show the giant elm split in half with eyewitnesses saying it looked like …

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Blackpool records 44 new cases of Covid in 24 hours

There are now 104,528 confirmed cases in the Lancashire County Council area since the start of the pandemic, according to the latest government data released today (June 11). Meanwhile, the total in Lancashire, including Blackpool and Blackburn and Darwen, now stands at 135,349. Read more Read more Local blockages: Preston, …

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Blackpool smoking ban considered but other measures more likely

Blackpool council has no immediate plans to follow other local authorities in banning smoking in pavement pubs and restaurants – but the resort’s health chief says he will review the measures taken elsewhere to control tobacco consumption. Five councils, including the city of Manchester, have so far banned smoking on …

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