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Oh I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside 

Over the weekend our family had a mini holiday to the seaside town of Blackpool. This wasn’t just a little holiday though as my husband was running in his 10th marathon after saying he would only ever do 1 many years ago. 826 more words


Blackpool Opera House

Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, One Direction, Peter Kay, Cats, Grease, Joseph – just a few of the notable performers and touring companies that have performed in Blackpool at the Opera House. 152 more words


Wind-ups at Fairhaven Lake

Fairhaven Lake
Duckling and gosling activity

Little balls of fluff on the move
whizzing all over the place
like clockwork wind-up toys

Anxious parents
keeping their brood together

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Corrie Fisticuffs at Fairhaven

After a morning’s filming at the Beach Café, the whole kit and kaboodle shifted to the beach by Fairhaven Lake for the afternoon stint.

There’s definitely trouble afoot between Peter, Steve and Nick. 49 more words


"Lancs homes to be heated by local shale gas by early 2018" – Cuadrilla exec

A Cuadrilla executive has predicted that shale gas from the company’s site at Preston New Road near Blackpool is likely to be used in local homes by early next year. 562 more words


Corrie - Day 2 in St Annes

Location!  Location!

St Annes Beach Cafe is the place to be!

Day 2 of filming, and there’s Peter and Steve outside the ever-popular Beach Café.  There’s a telephone rant going on, and Steve throws a wobbly. 91 more words


A day at Blackpool zoo

On Wednesday we took a family day out to Blackpool zoo. We have been before but Izebella was very little then so probably doesn’t remember much from her first trip. 418 more words