Thursday, January 27, 2022

Tag: Golden Mile

Merlin updates Golden Mile plans

Merlin Blackpool Golden Mile plans
Merlin Entertainments has unveiled ambitious plans for its new £3m Blackpool seafront development, confirming the Golden Mile unit will be home to a Beatrix Potter themed family attraction.

Central Pier plans £4m ‘bigger’ wheel for 2023

Blackpool Pier Company Central Pier Wheel
As Blackpool prepares for a wave of tourist-focused investment and development, the town’s Central Pier is joining the trend - announcing plans for a “bigger, taller and even brighter” big wheel.

Blackpool Council backs new £2.3m Golden Mile development

Blackpool Golden Mile development Merlin
Merlin is going to be waving its magic wand in the next few years as Blackpool confirms its plans to redevelop Sea Life on the Golden Mile as part of a multi-million pound regeneration.

Hoo launches “hilarious” new advert for Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth tourism campaign seaside resorts
Seaside resort Great Yarmouth has garnered widespread praise for its “hilarious” advert for the Norfolk resort, which formed part of a campaign to encourage holidaymakers back to the British seaside

Blackpool celebrates history of Golden Mile Centre

Blackpool celebrates history of Golden Mile centre
As Blackpool Council look for a new operator for the Golden Mile Centre, local newspaper The Gazette has taken the opportunity to look back 52 years at its early days on the seafront.

Great Yarmouth attractions prepare for reopening

Great Yarmouth attractions Britannia Pier
With a re-opening date now in sight, attractions up and down Great Yarmouth’s Golden Mile are preparing strict social distancing and safety measures in order to return to business.

Great Yarmouth’s Golden Mile inspires artwork

Great Yarmouth Golden Mile Art
The Golden Mile in Great Yarmouth has been celebrated in range of new works by a local artist, with a host of vibrant prints of amusements centres sitting..

‘Bleakpool’ no more: New developments could see change in Blackpool’s reputation

blackpool, tourism, investment
In what was heralded as a “game changer”, Blackpool’s tourist economy will be given a boost thanks to a new £300m project which promises to provide a shot in the arm for the Golden Mile suggests Edward Lowton. Blackpool hasn’t always attracted the best press over the years, even Coinslot - yes Coinslot my friends - inadvertently and with an...

Yarmouth Golden Mile seeks international investment

Coinslot Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach bridge
Great Yarmouth Borough Council is seeking international investment for the town’s seafront - known as ‘The Golden Mile’, a development brief has revealed.   Officials want to replace the Marina Leisure Centre with something similar that offers swimming and sports, but the council is also open to amusements, holiday apartments, a cinema, or a hotel. Council leader Graham Plant explained that the...