Blackpool
in Blackpool of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.817 and -3.050 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 49' 0" and W -3° 2' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:50 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:10 am and 8:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.883 and 170.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pukehiki
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Touring Blackpool

Blackpool in Blackpool (England) with it's 239,409 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 201 mi (or 324 km) north-west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Blackpool is now 04:50 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports nearby Blackpool, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Blackpool International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Warton, Southport, Freckleton, Formby and Hightown. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1017.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 2% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

17°C (62 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 28th of August 2019

14°C (57 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 29th of August 2019

15°C (59 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Norwood

Address
0,2 mi
35 Hull Road
FY1 4QB Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Carlton

Address
0,1 mi
64 Albert Road
FY1 4PR Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Arncliffe Hotel

Address
0,0 mi
90-92 Adelaide Street
FY1 4LA Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Blackpool

Address
0,1 mi
58-62 Albert Road
FY1 4PR Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Trentham Guest House

Address
0,2 mi
21 Albert Road
FY1 4TA Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Cardoh Lodge

Address
0,2 mi
21 Hull Road
FY1 4QB Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Shirley Heights Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
114 Coronation Street
FY1 4QQ Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Alondra Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
15 Hornby Road
FY1 4QG Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hazelgrove Guest House

Address
0,2 mi
102 Coronation Street
FY1 4QQ Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mayfair Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
19 Vance Road
FY1 4QD Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Blackpool Tower Circus - Blackpool Tower

Published: October 15, 2013
Length: 09:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: theMiniMen

Blackpool Tower Circus - BTC A trip to the world famous Blackpool Tower Circus inside the iconic Blackpool Tower. This video shows just a few clips from the amazing performances throughout...


Beach metal detecting with Mal & Excalibur II at Blackpool, UK 19th May 2013

Published: June 02, 2013
Length: 56:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: malcolmpotter

Up at 05:00 to catch the tide going out on a day road trip to Blackpool with the Excalibur II searching for the Bling Bling. Few nice finds and bit of Bling. Beach heavily sanded in, never...


Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Lancashire (1926) - Claude Friese-Greene | BFI

Published: June 23, 2008
Length: 36:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BFI

Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Lancashire (1926) - Claude Friese-Greene | BFI . Subscribe: http://bit.ly/subscribetotheBFI Claude Friese-Greene's 'The Open Road' is available to buy on DVD at...


Junior Blackpool Dance Festival Juvenile Quickstep British Open Championships

Published: June 13, 2013
Length: 54:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Nice n Easy Dance Studios

Junior Blackpool Festival Juvenile British Open Championships BRITISH JUNIOR 2013 Event 23 B3 British Juvenile Ballroom Championship Events List Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 ...


Pirate Flyer (POV) Coral Island Blackpool England UK

Published: July 20, 2010
Length: 15:10 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

Never been on this before as I am way too old for this,but it's a ride and I do love to do a pov for you all.It's only £1 a go just like the ghost train and is excellent value for money.It's...


Vintage Trams. Blackpool to Fleetwood 2001

Published: January 01, 2014
Length: 04:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: NODDING CAT CHANNEL

Witness the delights of a selection of vintage trams, running between Blackpool and Fleetwood. The footage shot before the recent tramway modernisation is a historic gem well worth rewinding....


Blackpool Tower Spidermen

Published: January 19, 2011
Length: 07:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: blackpoolpromenade

Scaffolders at work on Blackpool Tower during major repairs. The Tower Top is due to reopen for the public in September 2011, with an even bigger glass floor "walk of faith". Also under construct...


3 Blackpool Tower

Published: December 17, 2012
Length: 41:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Blackpool Civic Trust

Continue south, crossing Church Street to Blackpool Tower (3). This iconic Grade I listed building was completed in 1894 on the site of the original Doctor Cocker's Aquarium, one of the first...


The Blackpool Tower Tour 2013 (With a Superzoom Camera)

Published: June 02, 2013
Length: 40:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

Lets go in the famous Blackpool Tower Experience and have a look around.I was in the last lift of the day,and had the whole place to myself for a while.A good chance to try out my new Sony...


World Firework Championships Blackpool 2013 Finale

Published: September 28, 2013
Length: 28:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mediafilms

World Firework Championships Blackpool 2013 Finale by Titanium Fireworks Ltd on Friday 27th September 2013.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Blackpool

Blackpool Listen/ˈblækpuːl/ is a borough, seaside town, and unitary authority area of Lancashire, in North West England. It is situated along England's northwest coast by the Irish Sea, between the Ribble and Wyre estuaries, 17.5 miles northwest of Preston, 27 miles north of Liverpool, 30 miles northwest of Bolton and 40 miles northwest of Manchester.

Located at 53.8142, -3.05028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Articles with inconsistent citation formats, Blackpool, Seaside resorts in England, Towns in Lancashire, Unitary authorities of England, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), Populated coastal places in Lancashire, Local government districts of North West England, NUTS 3 statistical regions of the United Kingdom, Post towns in the FY postcode area

Radio Wave 96.5

Radio Wave 96.5 is a British Independent Local Radio station that serves the Blackpool and Fylde coast areas of Lancashire. The station's output is broadcast from a specially-constructed transmitter aerial which is situated atop Blackpool Tower. The station was originally called Radio Wave and has also been known as The Wave 96.5.

Located at 53.8159, -3.0551 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in Lancashire, Media in Blackpool, Radio stations established in 1992

Illuminations (festival)

Illuminations are secular Autumn festivals of electric light held in several English cities, towns and villages, in particular: Blackpool (1879 - present) Matlock Bath Mousehole Walsall.

Located at 53.8189, -3.05583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Festivals in the United Kingdom, Culture in Lancashire

Blackpool Illuminations

Blackpool Illuminations is an annual Lights Festival, founded in 1879 and first switched on 19 September that year, held each autumn in the English seaside resort of Blackpool on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire. Also known locally as The Lights or The Illuminations, they run each year for sixty-six days, from late August until early November at a time when most other English seaside resorts' seasons are coming to an end.

Located at 53.8189, -3.05583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Autumn festivals, Culture in Lancashire, Festivals in Lancashire, Recurring events established in 1879, Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Bloomfield Road

Bloomfield Road is a 17,338-capacity all-seater football stadium in the English town of Blackpool, Lancashire. It has been the permanent home of Blackpool F.C. since 1901 and is named after the road on which the stadium's main entrance used to stand. The stadium has been in a process of redevelopment since 2000. June of that year saw the demolition of the Spion Kop at the north end of the ground; an all-seated stand has now replaced it.

Located at 53.8047, -3.04806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool F.C., Football venues in England, Buildings and structures in Blackpool

Funny Girls

Funny Girls is a burlesque cabaret showbar on the North Shore of Blackpool, Lancashire, the cast comprise male dancers, and drag performers, and are part of In The Pink (ITP) Leisure, owned by Basil Newby. The Funny Girls cast have performed on television and before royalty on the Royal Variety Performance twice, they have also appeared in various television shows either to be interviewed, or where the Funny Girls showbar itself has been the backdrop, such as in the BBC Drama Blackpool.

Located at 53.8211, -3.0515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Blackpool

Golden Mile (Blackpool)

The Golden Mile, which is actually 1.6 miles long, is the name given to the stretch of Promenade between the North and South piers in Blackpool, England. It emerged in the late 19th century, when small-time fairground operators, fortune-tellers, phrenologists and oyster bars set up in the front gardens of boarding houses, to take advantage of passing trade near the now-demolished Blackpool Central railway station.

Located at 53.815, -3.055 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Blackpool Mecca

The Blackpool Mecca was a large entertainment venue on Central Drive in the seaside town of Blackpool, Lancashire in the North West of England, first opened in 1965. In the 1970s, it was particularly known for 'The Highland Room', which was a major Northern Soul music venue. The building was closed down in 1980s and was finally demolished in January 2009 to make way for a new education facility.

Located at 53.807, -3.047 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1965 establishments in England, Buildings and structures in Blackpool, Buildings and structures demolished in 2009, Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Stanley Park, Blackpool

Stanley Park is a municipal park in the town of Blackpool on the Fylde coast in the county of Lancashire, England. It is the largest park in the town, bounded by a roughly circular perimeter of 2.2 miles (3.54 km) and covering an area of 256 acres . It is located near the geographical centre of the town to the south of the district of Layton.

Located at 53.8147, -3.02921 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and commons in Blackpool, Cricket grounds in Lancashire

George Bancroft Park, Blackpool

George Bancroft Park is a municipal park and garden created in the town of Blackpool in 2006. The park is named after George Bancroft who a former leader of Blackpool Town Council who died in 2001.

Located at 53.8013, -3.0482 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and commons in Blackpool, The Fylde

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

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Located at 53.8179, -3.046 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Theatres in Lancashire, Buildings and structures in Blackpool, Grade II* listed buildings in Lancashire, Grade II* listed theatres

Devonshire Primary School

Devonshire Primary School is a primary school in Layton, Blackpool, Lancashire. This school is located on Devonshire Road half-way between the residential area of Layton, and Blackpool town centre. It was formerly known as Devonshire Road Junior School.

Located at 53.8227, -3.0379 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Blackpool, Schools damaged by arson, School buildings in the United Kingdom destroyed by arson

Unity College Blackpool

Unity College is a co-educational school in Warbreck, Blackpool, Lancashire. It is located on Warbreck Hill Road and is near Layton railway station. The school was originally an all-boys school named Warbreck High. In 2000 it became co-educational and was renamed Beacon Hill. Under the Building Schools for the Future programme in 2010 it was planned to merge with nearby Bispham High School, however this was cancelled and in March 2010 the school was named 'Unity College'

Located at 53.8351, -3.0367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Comprehensive schools in Blackpool

Blackpool Sands, Blackpool

Not to be confused with Blackpool Sands, Dartmouth. Blackpool Sands is the sandbank at the seaside town of Blackpool, England. It and its associated beach are the main attractions of the town.

Located at 53.816, -3.058 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Blackpool, Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Layton Cemetery

Layton Cemetery is a graveyard located at Talbot Road in Blackpool, Lancashire in England. It was opened in 1873 when Blackpool parish church was replete with burying. The site encompasses 30 acres, having been regularly expanded during its history. It is administered by Blackpool Council. A number of memorials in the cemetery are executed in Portland stone. The cemetery was designed and laid out by Garlick, Park and Sykes, architects of Preston.

Located at 53.8295, -3.0343 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in England, Geography of Blackpool

Empress Ballroom

The Empress Ballroom is a 3,000 capacity entertainment venue, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It is located within the Winter Gardens, a large entertainment complex in the town centre. As part of the Winter Gardens, the ballroom is a Grade II* Listed Building. It is operated by Crown Leisure Ltd, on behalf of Blackpool Council, who purchased the property from Leisure Parcs Ltd as part of a £40 million deal in 2010.

Located at 53.817, -3.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Event venues established in 1896, Grade II* listed buildings in Lancashire, Buildings and structures in Blackpool

Syndicate Blackpool

The Syndicate was a superclub and music venue in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It was the largest nightclub in North West England. The club opened in December 2002 and had at time of closing, three levels of floor space, three segmented rooms and a VIP floor. It had a capacity of 4,300 which made it one of the largest nightclubs in the United Kingdom.

Located at 53.8182, -3.0488 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Blackpool, Nightclubs in England

Houndshill Shopping Centre

Houndshill Shopping Centre is an indoor shopping mall in Blackpool, Lancashire England. It is owned and operated by Modus Properties. Houndshill is the only enclosed shopping centre in the town, and is situated at the heart of the prime retail area. Retailers include - Mark One, Dorothy Perkins, Early Learning centre, Superdrug, Pilot, Claire's Accessories, Clinton Cards, Primark, Starbucks, Faith shoes, Game, Disney Store, Republic, …instore, Shoe Zone and Boots.

Located at 53.8164, -3.0533 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping centres in Lancashire, Buildings and structures in Blackpool

St John's Church, Blackpool

The Church of Saint John the Evangelist or St John's Church is an Anglican church in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It was completed in 1878 and is a Grade II listed building. A church was built on the site in 1821 and was replaced by the current building to accommodate a larger congregation. The church was designed by Garlick, Park and Sykes in the Early English style and has been restored and renovated in 1986 and from 2000–2006.

Located at 53.8182, -3.0509 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Anglican congregations established in the 19th century, Churches in Blackpool, Church of England churches in Lancashire, 19th-century Church of England church buildings, Diocese of Blackburn, Grade II listed buildings in Lancashire, Grade II listed churches

Sacred Heart Church, Blackpool

The Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, or Sacred Heart Church, is a Roman Catholic church in the seaside resort of Blackpool, Lancashire, England. Located on Talbot Road close to the town centre, it was the first Roman Catholic church built in Blackpool. It has been designated a Grade II* listed building by English Heritage.

Located at 53.8195, -3.0537 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Blackpool, Grade II* listed buildings in Lancashire, Grade II* listed churches, Roman Catholic churches in Lancashire, Roman Catholic Diocese of Lancaster

Holy Trinity Church, Blackpool

Holy Trinity Church is an Anglican church in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. Completed in 1895, the present church replaced one from 1836. Designed by Richard Knill Freeman in the Decorated Gothic style, it has been designated a Grade II listed building by English Heritage. It is an active parish church in the Diocese of Blackburn, the archdeaconry of Lancaster and the deanery of Blackpool.

Located at 53.7965, -3.0535 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Churches in Blackpool, Church of England churches in Lancashire, Diocese of Blackburn, Grade II listed buildings in Lancashire, Grade II listed churches, 19th-century Church of England church buildings

Grand Metropole Hotel

The Grand Metropole Hotel is a large hotel in Blackpool, England, the only hotel to sit directly on the shoreline. One of the two oldest hotels in Blackpool, work originally began in 1776 on what was then named Bailey’s Hotel it opened in 1785 and is now owned by Britannia Hotels.

Located at 53.82, -3.056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotel buildings completed in 1785, History of Blackpool, Butlins hotels, Visitor attractions in Blackpool, Hotels in Blackpool

North Shore, Blackpool

North Shore is the northern coastal area of Blackpool on the Fylde coast in the county of Lancashire, England which has a large local community. It houses Blackpool's primary railway terminus station, Blackpool North railway station. It also has close proximity to the town centre.

Located at 53.8332, -3.05643 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Blackpool

The Cliffs Hotel

The Cliffs Hotel is in the seaside resort of Blackpool, Lancashire, It is located on the Queen's Promenade in the North Shore area of the town. The hotel was built in 1921. Architect Halstead Best enlarged the building 1936–37 and added an underground carpark. It is in the Baroque style and constructed of red brick and yellow terracotta. The gables have horizontal stripes. The Cliffs is owned by Choice Hotels and has 160 bedrooms.

Located at 53.8357, -3.05433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Blackpool

St Thomas' Church, Blackpool

St Thomas' Church, Blackpool, is located in Caunce Street, Blackpool, Lancashire. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Blackpool, the archdeaconry of Lancaster, and the diocese of Blackburn. It was built in 1930–32, designed by the Lancaster architect Henry Paley of Austin and Paley, and cost £10,326 (£ as of 2013). {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It is constructed in brick with stone dressings, and has windows with mixed Decorated and Perpendicular tracery.

Located at 53.8215, -3.0396 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in Lancashire, Diocese of Blackburn, Austin and Paley buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in Lancashire, 20th-century Church of England church buildings

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26 Aug
2019

Driver CPC Training - Blackpool
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Lego Club (Rishton)
Starting at: 04:30 pm (16:30).
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All You Need Is Love – The Discovery Of Beatlemania
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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All You Need Is Love – The Discovery Of Beatlemania
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27 Aug
2019

Motown The Musical
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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The British Heart Foundation . Ride The Lights .
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Lancashire Business Owners Network - Start Up Support Group
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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28 Aug
2019

Story Worlds (Thornton) #SCARTclub #LancsRJ
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Progress Futures Job Club - St Annes Job Centre
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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28th August 2019 - Manual Handling Awareness Course
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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Exclusive Blackpool Hoteliers Open Event
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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Snow White (The Fairest Pantomime Of Them All!)
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29 Aug
2019

29th August 2019 - Basic Life Support Awareness Course
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Fiver Fursdays
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30 Aug
2019

Elmer The Patchwork Elephant: Selladoor Productions
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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