BLACKPOOL: FUN ON THE SANDS – HAPPY DAYS – ILLUMINATIONS.

DVD_Blackpool1914-1926-1934[DVD: A Blackburn Archive Films Production – 1914~ – 32 mins]. Three short films capturing bygone Blackpool (England). The first film (Fun On The Sands at Blackpool: 1914) features two circus clowns visiting the Pleasure Beach, Winter Gardens, and the top of the tower. The second film (Happy Days at Blackpool: 1926) contains clips of the Pleasure Beach, showing: Big Dipper, Joy Wheel, River Caves, Rainbow Wheel, Virginia Reel, Noah’s Ark, and The Whip. The third film (Blackpool Illuminations: 1934) takes us along the promenade to see the lights. (Free booklet enclosed). ANDY SHINE SAYS: I enjoyed watching the vintage Pleasure Beach footage, if only there was more of the same. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.