The quarterly Blackpool Heritage Newsletter

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Blackpool Heritage News is created by Blackpool Heritage Champions to celebrate and promote Blackpool's heritage. Blackpool Heritage News is about you, your past and your present.

The newsletter is quarterly and paper copies are distributed around Blackpool and the Fylde Coast. On this website, you will find the online versions (pdf) to read and download.

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Back issues  of the newsletter can be found on the Archive page 

Heritage Blackpool News Issue 21, March 2018

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Highlights from Issue 20:

The Sand Express - Blackpool

One of the most intriguing events in Blackpool's history saw a steam train, known as the 'Sand Express' which ran alongside the famous tramway in 1911.

Also referred to as the 'Sand's Express' it consisted of five industrial steam engines namely Netherton, Horbury, Reliance, Annie and Alice.

Read the full story, written by Barry Shaw, by clicking the link above.



Ancient Fylde

The Blackpool Museum Project

Jaguars in Blackpool

Blackpool Victoria Hospital 27th November 1932 to the Present Day