Category: Travel & Parking
SwitchOn week end important information
Blackpool is gearing up for a spectacular finale to a summer of music. Up to 40,000 people are expected on Friday 31st August and Saturday 1st September for the annual Illuminations SwitchOn concert. The first sees the final "Piece of me" UK tour performance by global pop icon Britney Spears. For those traveling to this year’s Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On on Friday 31st August and Britney Spears on Saturday 1st September,
Getting-here by Car:
Getting-here by car is quite simple as Blackpool has a motorway link direct to the centre of the resort – take the M6 to Junction 32 and the M55 will lead you here. Around town a network of Matrix signs show up to date car park and road information. Also use the AA Roadworks Service for up to date roadworks information, alternatively highways England provides useful information
Getting-here by Train: Blackpool has 3 train stations, Blackpool North, is
Blackpool is easily accessible from all parts of Great Britain with the M55 linking the town with the M6 and the country's motorway network. The town is also served by its own international airport and has a regular train service along with being conveniently located to some of the major ferry ports.