Congratulations to Spain for winning the Euro 2008. But what really interests me is the player who scored their winning goal, Fernando Torres, the Liverpool striker. Spain striker Fernando Torres set a record for the highest league tally by a foreign player in his Premier League debut season for Liverpool, surpassing Ruud van Nistelrooy's mark of 23 league goals in the final game of the 2007-2008 campaign against Tottenham to reach the milestone of 24. Then on Sunday the 24-year-old capped…
Blackpool tram 001, Bombardier Flexity 2 tram at Cleveleys. 2011
Blackpool tram 001 at Cleveleys on its way to Fleetwood. Friday 18 November 2011. The Bombardier Flexity 2 tram was ungoing clearance tests for the new platforms between Little Bispham and Fishermans Walk / Ash Street. People onboard the tram included members of Her Majesty's Railway Inspectorate (HMRI), along with staff from Bombardier, Blackpool Council and Lancashire County Council. High spped (70 kph) and braking tests were also carried out between Starr Gate and the Pleasure Beach. This…
03267 (256) 27-09-2005 Blackpool Transport Balloon tram car 723 with all over advertising on the Promenade, Pleasure Beach, Blackpool, England, United Kingdom.
I D No 03267 (256) photographed by John Ward using a digital camera on the date of 2005-09-27. Blackpool Transport Balloon tram car 723 with all over advertising on the Promenade, Pleasure Beach, Blackpool, England, United Kingdom.
Blackpool Centenary class tram no. 646... © L S Wilson
This tram is in an advertising livery for Paul Gaunt Furniture. It has previously had a different livery for the same sponsor. The tram dates from 1987 and was actually the last brand new tram to enter service in Blackpool. It is... more
Moving to the Seaside • start a new life with Visit Fylde Coast
The Fylde Coast is a popular place to relocate to. Find out more about moving to the seaside - to live or own a holiday home of your own.
1977 Blackpool Photographic Album 1
The other day I came across an old photo album in amongst the several piles of junk in my spare room.. I don't know why I call it that, because there is no spare room at all... Anyway it was one of those with pages with semi-sticky lines along it and a clear plastic cover over each page. The idea was that you pulled the plastic sheet back, placed your photos and then smoothed the plastic back over, which held the photos in place. The idea was that you could always pull the plastic clear…
Blackpool Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Goes To The Seaside (1947)
No titles. Blackpool, Lancashire. Shot of Blackpool beaches taken from the Blackpool Tower. Shot of extremely crowded beach, plenty of deck chairs. Most peop...