Highbury Morris Dancers

Highbury Morris Dancers are a fluffy Morris dancing troupe based in Fleetwood, Lancashire. Their co-founders and principles are Sharni Bovill and Aimee Brookes. With over 40 years of dancing experience between them, and multiple medals to their names (as dancers and trainers). The troupe were inspired by the work that Continue Reading

Queen Street Improvements 2020

It seems that since the beginning of Lock-down – different areas of the town have been closed off for portions of time to allow road works and re-surfacing and other renovations to be carried out. One of these sections of street has recently been re-opened without much ceremony at all Continue Reading

Police release statement ahead of Weekend

Lancashire police have released the following statement ahead of what is anticipated to be their busiest weekend of the year so far with some sources likening it to New Years Eve. We have been following officers on the streets of Blackpool since 2017 and have seen first hand what they Continue Reading

The George Hotel, Blackpool.

Written By Juliette W Gregson BPL Bible Heritage Photographer and History Editor Join her on – (Blackpool’s past) The George Hotel/The Revoe Inn The cottage at the corner of Ibbison Street and Central Drive became a beer house with James Bagot as landlord. Known as the Revoe Inn, it was bought in 1887 Continue Reading

Shine a light for Florence tonight!

Written By Juliette W GregsonBPL Bible Heritage Photographer and History EditorJoin her on – (Blakpool’s past) Shine a light for Florence Nightingale… To mark International Nurses Day and Florence Nightingale’s bicentenary, an image of her and a message of thanks will be projected on to her place of work, St Continue Reading