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A day at Coral Island, Blackpool

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A day at Coral Island, Blackpool. Lucas and Chanel on the pirate flyer smiling at camera holding their pistols

    A couple of weeks ago, my friend and I took the children to Blackpool for the day. We both love Blackpool, it’s filled with a zillion memories from us going with families when we were younger, getting the train when we were old enough to venture their on our own and once we […] Read more…

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A day of fun at Blackpool Tower

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Blackpool Tower Lucas is at the top of the tower looking through the glass, you can see a pier, beach and sea in background

Last week we were invited* to spend the day in Blackpool Tower. Blackpool Tower offer a Blackpool Big Ticket that gives you admission to the Tower Eye and 4D cinema, the Tower Ballroom, the Tower Dungeon, Jungle Jim’s, the Tower Circus as well as Madame Tussaud’s and Sealife Blackpool! You are never going to be […] Read more…

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Blackpool festive flower and food show review

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On Saturday we were invited* to Blackpool flower and food show at the Winter Gardens. When we arrived we looked around the array of flower displays done in the most imaginative and stunning way possible.   View this post on Instagram Doing a spot of flower arranging at #festiveflowerandfoodshow x A post shared by Jenni […] Read more…

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Captain Jacks Blackpool review

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Captain Jacks Blackpool review

  Last week we spent a couple of nights in Blackpool. On the first night we found ourselves shipwrecked on the promenade and decided to visit Captain Jacks for tea as Lucas was eager to go into the arcade once he spotted Minions! Captain Jacks is situated at the side of Coral Island arcade so […] Read more…

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Las Iguanas Blackpool review

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Las Iguanas Blackpool review

For the last couple of days we have been in Blackpool for a short break to see the illuminations and were invited to visit Las Iguanas for tea. On entering we were very impressed with the spacious layout and funky decor. After being greeted we were shown to our seats and presented with our menus […] Read more…

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Blackpool festive flower and food show

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Blackpool festive flower and food show

Flower arranging at its best is a cross-pollination between floristry and contemporary art – forget dusty town halls and an overuse of chrysanthemums – floral design is seeing a new surge of creativity and popularity. At the forefront of this march to take flower art well and truly into the 21st century is The National […] Read more…

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Spotted – a colossal sand drawing on Blackpool beach

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blackpool beach star fish sand drawing

A while ago, I wrote about visiting the Sea Life centre in Blackpool for their new sea stars exhibition. A team of staff from Sea Life Blackpool carved an enormous piece of art into the sand beneath Blackpool’s Tower Headland last month. The colossal sand drawing measured as big as the width of three blue whales, […] Read more…

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