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Southport promenade

Southport is a large seaside town in Merseyside, England. Historically part of Lancashire, the town was founded in 1792 when William Sutton, an innkeeper from Churchtown, built a bathing house at what is now the south end of Lord Street. … Continue reading

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Golden mile and Tower at Blackpool

A classic view of Blackpool’s ‘Golden Mile’ and Tower. Also on view is one of Blackpool’s famous trams. The tramway runs all the way from Fleetwood in the north, through Blackpool, to the Pleasure Beach in the south and beyond.

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Horse and carriage, Blackpool

Visitors to Blackpool can become like lords and ladies by availing themselves of a ride along the promenade in a horse-drawn carriage.

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Blackpool beach and North Pier

Blackpool still remains a popular summer destination for day trips and weekend breaks, with miles of golden sands and plenty of entertainment.

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Blackpool Tower and beach

Blackpool boasts long golden sands, and around the tower is the ‘golden mile’ – a virtually mile long stretch of amusement arcades, fortune tellers and souvenir shops. In the 150’s and 1960’s Blackpool was the holiday entertainment centre of the … Continue reading

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Blackpool, Lancashire

Blackpool is a seaside resort on the Irish Sea coast of England. Built in 1894, the landmark Blackpool Tower houses a circus, a glass viewing platform and the Tower Ballroom, where dancers twirl to the music of a Wurlitzer organ. … Continue reading

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Dead tree

Looks like the elements finally got to this tree at Formby.

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