Posts Tagged ‘ Lancashire ’

Lancashire tourism awards

Nov 13th, 2016 | By
Blackpool Tower

This week there was a spate of awards given to tourism enterprises. One was in Lancashire which people often forget includes one of the biggest tourist destinations in the country – Blackpool.

Plan B

Mar 26th, 2013 | By

When looking at the weather forecast for Easter, you’d be forgiven for thinking spring has been put on hold. We think the occasional rain shower is part of England’s charm, but if that doesn’t wash with you why not enjoy Blighty’s great array of indoor attractions – the perfect backup plan for when the dark clouds appear

England’s horrible histories

Aug 4th, 2012 | By

England is a country world-renowned for its history. Our ancient lineage of Kings and Queens, revered historic architecture and deep-seated traditions bring visitors from near and far. But the country’s history is also peppered with tales of smuggling and witchcraft, piracy and ghostly hauntings, which lend a more sinister side to many of England’s popular destinations. Here, VisitEngland looks at some of the country’s darker tourist attractions

Plan ahead for the Jubilee weekend

Jun 1st, 2012 | By

The Jubilee weekend – when thousands of people all over the country will be celebrating the Queen’s 60 year reign with family and friends – is almost upon us!