Blackpool Homecoming Premier League 2010

I have decided to rewrite and save this incredible report from way back in 2010. As I transfer data from the old web page to the new one, I have to consider if its worthy..Well I am sure that you agree that this one is, I remember the day so well, there was around 60-90,000…

The Unveiling of the Morecambe & Wise Statue at the Blackpool Winter Gardens

Entertainment History was made in Blackpool today when a statue dedicated to the comedy duo was revealed to the World by members of their Family.. Icons in their own right, today would have marked the 75th anniversary of their debut performance as a double act at Liverpool’s Empire Theatre in 1941. The comedians appeared Live In…

Blackpool Tram Track Upgrade 2009/10

Quite an important post from 10 years ago that has historic value and merit. Tram Upgrade Winter 2009 / 2010 LIB & BAM NUTTALL  Exclusive Update 22/02/10..I was able to meet BAM NUTTALL representatives today and show readers of Live In Blackpool  the work that’s involved in upgrading Blackpool’s  tram transportation system on the Promenade.I would also like to…

Joe longthorne mbe returns pre-viva 2011 tribute

In rewriting this review from 2011, I would like to dedicate it to all the Joe Longthorne fans.. This amazing song performed by Joe Longthorne MBE with my Friend Tracey Jordan Joe Longthorne returned to Blackpool to play a very special one off show. Leye D Johns a good friend of Joe and who has…

The Blackpool Metropole Hotel

This must easily be Blackpool’s most recognisable hotel, famous for being the resorts only one that is situated on the prom side of the road.  But what of the history of the Metropole? Do you know of its beginnings and how it developed? I have being doing a little bit of research – enjoy! Its…

Blackpool Airshow 2015

What an amazing display by those amazing pilots..Britain’s finest.. I missed last years show as I was away, so I have been looking forward to this event for most of this year..It didn’t disappoint me at all, a huge congratulations to the organizers of the event as everything ran smoothly without any delays..the show just flowed..The…

Blackpool Airshow 2011

Firstly I would like to congratulate Visit Blackpool and Blackpool Council for arranging an amazing display..  During the Airshow weekend there will be ground assets on display on the headland North of Central Pier, including a full scale Typhoon model, a Hercules Fuselage, a RAF Regiment Climbing Wall and a DCCT, (Dismounted Close Combat Trailer)Captain…