The last of the 3 piers work began on Blackpool’s third pier in 1892 to the design of T P Worthington. Originally known as the Victoria Pier it opened in Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Lancashire
Heading to Lancashire and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Lancashire coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Lancashire day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Lancashire activity.
The Blackpool Tower is 158m high and was opened in 1891. However, due to incorrect painting, the tower started to corrode and was nearly demolished. Instead, it was replaced (1921-24) Read more [...]
Stunning coastline with large areas of beaches, sand dunes and pine woods. You may catch a glimpse of a rare red squirrel.
Leighton Moss is the largest reedbed in North West England. Home to some really special birds such as breeding bitterns, bearded tits and marsh harriers. A selection of trails and Read more [...]
The ruined rectory across the road from the church was built around 1267. The ruins are in good condition with the gables surviving to almost their original height (30ft).
The Ashton Memorial is a folly built between 1907 and 1909 by the millionaire industrialist Lord Ashton in memory of his second wife, Jessy. It has been described as “England’s grandest Read more [...]
The Bowland Wild Boar Park is located in the heart of the Forest of Bowland National Park, a short distance from the picturesque village of Chipping. Surrounded by fells and Read more [...]