Room with a view: A visitor walks on the new glass walkway at the top of Blackpool Tower in Blackpool, north-west England. The new floor-to-ceiling glass observation platform will run along an entire side of The Blackpool Tower Eye.
The tide comes over the sea wall in Blackpool, north west England, on December 2013 as high winds hit the north of England and Scotland. A storm lashed Scotland and other parts of Britain with gusts of up to 142 mph kmh), killing one person.
click to enlarge The seaside town in the North West of England was renowned as a working class family holiday resort until the advent of the package tour holiday abroad in the 1970s. It has a distinctive British seaside culture of bawdy humour, fairground rides, … Continued