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Change To Blackpool Transport's Heritage Tram Service - and much more

August 8, 2020

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January 13, 2015

The tragic death on Monday this week of Margaret Sheridan, a member of staff of Waterstones bookshop in Blackpool, deserves our sympathy and respects to her family. Always friendly, helpful and courteous she had especial responsibility for dealing wi...

January 10, 2015

It comes as no surprise to the many critics who voiced their concerns over the siting of Blackpool’s new tram depot at an exposed point abutting the seawall at Starr Gate – at risk to high tides, salt air and now it seems – high winds. Saturday morni...

January 1, 2015

The seasonal festivities are almost behind us with thoughts turning to the year ahead. We are finalising War and Austerity and expect to publish this title in February, along with a short run of the Blackpool Corporation Tramways Motor Bus story from...

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