Coronavirus: No laughing matter for Blackpool as tourist mecca adapts to Tier 3 lockdown

If you had to sum up the feeling in Blackpool this weekend, "weariness" would probably cover it. 

At midnight on Saturday, Blackpool, its businesses and residents entered the highest level of local lockdown: Tier 3.

The seaside town so famous for its illuminations now has another message in lights: "Spread Kindness, Not the Virus," a brightly-lit sign told visitors on the Promenade.

A welcome, tinged with warning.

Pubs that don't serve food and bars have been...
source: The Sky News

2020-10-18 01:26
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