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Blackpool Transport continues fleet renewal with 15 more high tech buses

Mayor of Blackpool, Cllr Amy Cross cuts the ribbon on the 15 new Enviro200 buses with Jane Cole (Managing Director, Blackpool Transport), Cllr Paul Galley (Chair, Blackpool Transport) and Sally Shaw (Director of People and Stakeholders, Blackpool Transport).   In 2016, Blackpool Transport made a commitment to the local authority, the people of Blackpool and the millions of visitors to the town to implement a continuous replacement programme for its 140-strong bus fleet. Since then, Alexander Dennis (ADL) has supplied 55 Enviro400 City double deckers and 33 Enviro200 single decker buses.   Working closely with Blackpool Transport, ADL has adapted…


Blackpool Hotels with Evening Meals and Entertainment

Central - Town Centre Close to the Winter Gardens, Grand Theatre, The Blackpool Tower, Viva and Funny Girls   View Properties in Full, Check Availability and Reserve Ruskin Hotel The Melville Hotel     The beauty of Blackpool is that we have accommodation to suit every taste and every pocket. As we've said before there's nowhere quite like Blackpool, in that the resort has a niche for your niche (sugar for your honey!) Call it what you like, be it Half Board, Dinner Bed and Breakfast or simply Breakfast and Evening Meals, but if you want your main meals and entertainment…


Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Arena Manager Celebrates 40 Years

General Manager of the Pleasure Beach Arena and Globe Theatre, David Bailey has been with the company for 40 years. David took to the ice aged 9 and soon started playing in one of the Hockey squads. With his love of skating it was only natural that when a job came available within the Arena he took the chance and applied.   Beginning his career working backstage at the Arena on 18th June 1979, David had some fantastic experiences touring the world with Hot Ice and even working as a magician’s assistant as a part of Showtime on Ice. Settling back in…


Winter Gardens Ghost Hunts will be “dead popular”

  Supernatural Events is returning to Blackpool Winter Gardens to host its popular ghost hunts and investigations in July, August and October this year. Much paranormal activity has been reported for many years within the famous complex and now those brave souls who attend will get to investigate some amazing locations including the Opera House, Empress Ballroom, The Pavilion Theatre and the Spanish Suite to find out what really goes on when the doors are locked, lights switched off and everyone has left the building!   The first paranormal event will take place in The Opera House on Friday 12…