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More bus services from Sunday 12th July and Blackpool Tramway set to reopen

  Blackpool Transport have announced more bus journeys from 12th July and Blackpool Tramway will also reopen on Sunday 19th July.   From Sunday 12th July there will be an increase to all bus services across the Fylde Coast as lockdown restrictions ease and the number of people needing to make essential journeys increases.   Earlier and later buses as well as more frequent services will ensure that people can make their journeys in confidence and as safely as possible.   Blackpool Trams will begin running again from Sunday 19th July on a 20-minute frequency to support the town’s economy and provide an important…


Are Blackpool Hotels and Venues Open? Coronavirus Travel Update

  Blackpool is on track to welcome our many millions of visitors back to the resort from the 4th July onwards. Safety will be the number one priority given the current situation, but rest assured there will still be lots of fun to be had. All your favourites will be back with us from July and with both the Blackpool Illuminations being extended by two months and Blackpool Pleasure Beach remaining open beyond November with Winter Weekends, there's ample opportunity to have a seaside staycation this summer, autumn or winter.     Blackpool Hotels   Be sure to reserve your Blackpool…


Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours receives the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

  Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours, part of Blackpool Transport Services, have been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.   The volunteers who operate Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours enable the protection, conservation and operation of a unique fleet of vintage tramcars on the tramway for which they were built (one of only two tramways in the world to operate double-deck trams), thereby widening public access to a rich part of the nation’s heritage. In doing so they are developing a wide variety of skills, creating a major contribution…