Blackpool

Kirkham Market Activation Format Should Return

The market stalls all along Poulton Main Street were the centerpiece of the day, which ended with a spectacular fireworks display after the festive lights came on after dark. Meanwhile, Santa and the Grinch mingled with the enthusiastic families and a host of entertainment added to what the organizers felt …

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The festive food bank appeal was a success, said Hayley Kay, Blackpool presenter.

Organizers were “blown away” by the generosity during a Christmas call from the food bank this weekend. The eighth annual Locals Helping Locals for Christmas event took place on November 26 at Sandcastle Water Park, when kind-hearted people brought bags of food while enjoying festive live music. BBC radio Lancashire …

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Paris Fury takes six children to see Santa in Blackpool as she posts adorable video

PARIS Fury was spotted alongside her six children for a festive evening visiting Santa Claus in Blackpool. Heavyweight champion Tyson’s wife took to her social media to document her night out at Pleasure Beach with her large brood in tow. 4 Paris and her family went to see Santa Claus …

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Former Blackpool lender John Fleck was released from hospital after collapsing on the pitch in Sheffield United’s win at Reading

Read more Read more Neil Critchley delighted to remain undefeated against Wes, the championship elite … The 30-year-old was rushed to hospital last night via an ambulance during Sheffield United’s game at Reading. The Scottish midfielder was treated for around 10 minutes after suffering a medical episode in the second …

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Bird flu confirmed in Blackpool Stanley Park with total of 15 birds killed

One of the swans who died in a Blackpool park has tested positive for bird flu, it has been confirmed. Three swans have died in Stanley Park after showing symptoms of the disease, also known as bird flu. The Blackpool Council says a total of 15 birds died with similar …

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Blackpool mother accused of starving her disabled daughter to death appears in court

Elaine Clarke, 49, had previously pleaded not guilty to the unlawful murder of her daughter Debbie Leitch, who was found at their home in Garden Terrace in the South Shore on August 29, 2019. An autopsy revealed Miss Leitch, who suffered from Down syndrome, died of severe emaciation and neglect …

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As scientists say scantily clad girls were right: I’m proof that hot girls don’t feel the cold

Growing up in Blackpool in the 1980s you could practically hear the arguments going on our street. They started around 7 p.m. every Friday night as young women appeared in the kitchen with skirts that looked like sashes and tops that barely hid their modesty. “You’re not going to go …

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Weather forecast for Tuesday October 16th in Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster, Burnley, Blackburn

Overall Lancashire will have a lot of low cloud today with haze and hill fog in many places. However, this will improve slightly throughout the day, with the development of a brighter period. The rain will arrive from southeast Cumbria at dusk and then move to the southeast during the …

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