Ghost of a chance in Blackpool

Published: 9 July 2020
Reporter: David Upton

Stephen Mercer Credit: Elizabeth Gomm

Blackpool Ghost Walks are back this month to celebrate their 10th anniversary with more tales of terror, horrifying hauntings and ghostly goings-on in the resort.

With lockdown restrictions eased, paranormal events company Supernatural Events is able to bring back its walking tours for the summer season.

Join ghost host Stephen Mercer from the Promenade through the town’s streets and lanes stopping at some of Blackpool’s most haunted buildings, attractions and outside spaces. At each location, patrons hear tales of terror, stories of the supernatural, hauntings, myth, mystery and even murder.

The tours are resurrected from July 18 onwards on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. They begin at the Tourist Information Centre on The Promenade, last approximately 90 minutes, are fully accessible and family friendly.