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BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1935)

Great Blackpool illuminations on show.

NEW PAINT FOR BLACKPOOL TOWER

New Paint For Blackpool Tower (1939)

Footage of the Blackpool Tower being painted - Lancashire.

LADIES FOOTBALL IN BLACKPOOL

Ladies Football In Blackpool (1937)

Ladies football match between England and France.

TERRIBLE RAIL DISASTER - LYTHAM LIVERPOOL - BLACKPOOL EXPRESS CRASH

Terrible Rail Disaster - Lytham Liverpool - Blackpool Express Crash (1924)

Pictures of...

FUN AND GAMES - HOLIDAY CROWDS AT BLACKPOOL

Fun And Games - Holiday Crowds At Blackpool (1953)

Blackpool beach and promenade during the Bank...

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1970-1979)

Travel shots from car driving along the road through Blackpool...

BLACKPOOL TOWER

Blackpool Tower (1947)

Good shots of Blackpool beach from the tower.

RACING BORZOIS NEXT?

Racing Borzois Next? (1927)

Greyhound racing is challenging by racing borzois.

QUITE A MINIATURE AFFAIR

Quite A Miniature Affair (1928)

A midget bride and groom are married; their circus colleagues turn out...

BOWLERS DERBY

Bowlers Derby (1921)

An item showing Mr F. Threlfall winning the 49th Annual Bowling Tournament in...

KING CARNIVAL - BLACKPOOL

King Carnival - Blackpool (1923)

Lots of fun is had during the seven day carnival in Blackpool.

...AND EVERY BIT AS NICE AS MIAMI!

...And Every Bit As Nice As Miami! (1930)

Good item about bathing beauties parading in their costumes...

COTTON QUEEN AT BLACKPOOL

Cotton Queen At Blackpool (1939)

Crowning of the Cotton Queen in Blackpool, Lancashire.

BLACKPOOL JUBILEE

Blackpool Jubilee (1926)

Civic Procession and Thanksgiving Service.

KING CARNIVAL ARRIVES

King Carnival Arrives (1924)

Fantastic floats and comical big heads on display at the Blackpool...

WORLD NEWS - BLACKPOOL

World News - Blackpool (1950)

Footage of the Blackpool illuminations. Lancashire.

 BLACKPOOL PROMENADE

Blackpool Promenade (1900)

Great Turn of the Century scenes of the Blackpool seafront.

BALLROOM DANCING

Ballroom Dancing (1946)

Ballroom dancing at the Tower Ballroom, Blackpool, Lancashire.

OLD TIME DANCING

Old Time Dancing (1946)

Old time dancing at the Empress ballroom, Blackpool, Lancashire.

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1940-1949)

Various illuminations of Blackpool and jolly people talking to each...

BLACKPOOL LIGHTS

Blackpool Lights (1935-1939)

Blackpool illuminations at night.

FOR FIFTH YEAR IN SUCCESSION!

For Fifth Year In Succession! (1933)

Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race.

BLACKPOOL

Blackpool (1936)

Funeral of firemen who died fighting fire in warehouse / factory.

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1937)

Night shots of famous Blackpool illuminations.

LORD DERBY

Lord Derby (1926)

Lord Derby opens Blackpool's new sea front promenade.

£40,000 DAMAGE                                                                 ...

£40,000 Damage ... (1921)

The...

MANCHESTER TO BLACKPOOL WALK

Manchester To Blackpool Walk (1921)

We see various competitors in the Manchester to Blackpool walk...

MANCHESTER TO BLACKPOOL WALK

Manchester To Blackpool Walk (1922)

Walking race from Manchester to Blackpool, Lancashire.

MANCHESTER - BLACKPOOL

Manchester - Blackpool (1924)

Manchester to Blackpool speed walking race.

SCOTTISH CHAMPION'S BIG COME-BACK

Scottish Champion's Big Come-Back (1949)

Scottish boxer Jackie Paterson prepares for a fight with...

WHITSUN HOLIDAY SCENES BLACKPOOL

Whitsun Holiday Scenes Blackpool (1952)

Ice creams, candy floss, deck chairs and sand castles - a...

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1949)

Various shots of the Blackpool illuminations at night.

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1952)

Night shots of Blackpool illuminations.

NORTH & SOUTH

North & South (1930-1939)

Good scenes of people enjoying a chilly day out at Blackpool.

BLACKPOOL V BLACKBURN SOCCER

Blackpool V Blackburn Soccer (1960)

Football - Blackburn Rovers play Blackpool. Blackpool, Lancashire....

FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN SUCCESSION!

For The Fourth Year In Succession! (1932)

Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race -...

LIFE BOAT issue title - ALL IN GOOD TIME

Life Boat Issue Title - All In Good Time (1943)

Footage of lifeboat team at sea in Blackpool,...

PLEASURE BEACH issue title PATHE PICTORIAL HUNTS FOR THRILLS

Pleasure Beach Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Hunts For Thrills (1947)

Good footage of people...

BLACKPOOL'S AIR PAGEANT

Blackpool's Air Pageant (1931)

Various demonstrations of planes and parachutes in Lancashire resort.

FOR THE THIRD TIME!

For The Third Time! (1931)

Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race - again!

COTTON QUEEN aka BLACKPOOL

Cotton Queen AKA Blackpool (1936)

Beauty pageant for girls representing cotton mill towns in Northern...

GIRLS WALKING RACE

Girls Walking Race (1921)

15 year old Lillian Salkeld wins the 15 miles walking championship for girls.

BOY WALKER

Boy Walker (1921)

Master G.O. Edwards wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race and establishes a new...

BLACKPOOL PIER FIRE

Blackpool Pier Fire (1938)

A fire blazes at Blackpool's North Pier, leaving the Pavilion Theatre in...

MIDGETS WEDDING - BLACKPOOL

Midgets Wedding - Blackpool (1938)

Midgets Mr and Mrs Retter get married in Blackpool; a huge crowd...

BOWLING TOURNAMENT

Bowling Tournament (1922)

Bowls "Derby" in Blackpool, Lancashire.

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1938)

Blackpool is lit up at night by its famous illuminations.

BIG GALE DAMAGE

Big Gale Damage (1938)

Gales cause damage to promenades at Blackpool and Aberystwyth, and bring floods to...

MANCHESTER - BLACKPOOL WALK

Manchester - Blackpool Walk (1925)

Mr P. Granville wins the Manchester to Blackpool walk.

TRIPLE WEDDING aka BLACKPOOL

Triple Wedding AKA Blackpool (1940)

The three Mosson sisters all get married on the same day in...