BLACKPOOL PLEASURE BEACH: WHERE THE THEME IS FUN.

BPBWhereTheThemeIsFun[Book: 1990 – 21x30cm – 16 Pages – Many colour photos]. A History of Fun. Alderman William George Bean, founder of Blackpool Pleasure Beach (England, UK) proclaimed: “Our aim is to found an American style amusement park, the principle of which is to make adults feel like children again.” For nearly a century, the Pleasure Beach, while remaining a family business, has kept apace with changing tastes in fun and thrill entertainment, and today boasts rides which are renowned throughout the world. Executives annually travel worldwide to bring new rides and attractions to Blackpool Pleasure Beach, maintaining the reputation of Europe’s Greatest Amusement Park. Join us in this glimpse behind the scenes of past and present rides and attractions. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair.