Life in Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre
All of our academies are situated on the beautiful Fylde Coast in Lancashire. While Blackpool is primarily known for tourism, the area also features several charming towns and villages with rich history and culture, such as Poulton-Le-Fylde, Wrea Green, and Kirkham. Whether you’re looking for vibrant nightlife or a peaceful community atmosphere, the Fylde Coast has something to offer everyone. If you’re considering relocating to the area to work at one of our academies, we hope you find this page helpful in discovering the many attractions of the Fylde Coast.
There’s always something fun happening on the Fylde Coast to keep you entertained, and many events are free to attend. From the Blackpool World Fireworks Championships and Air Show to the iconic Illuminations and Strictly Come Dancing at Blackpool Tower Ballroom, there’s no shortage of excitement. Other popular events include Fleetwood Tram Sunday, The Great Eccleston Agricultural Show, Poulton Gala, St Annes International Kite Festival, Lytham Club Day, and Lytham Festival.
Beyond events, there are plenty of attractions to visit in Blackpool, such as the Winter Gardens, Blackpool Zoo, The Grand Theatre, The Grundy Art Gallery, The Sealife Centre, Madame Tussauds Waxworks, and of course, Blackpool Pleasure Beach. The Fylde Coast also has miles of beautiful sandy beaches, and the scenic Lake District National Park and Forest of Bowland AONB are within easy reach. If you’re looking for a more urban experience, Manchester, Liverpool, Lancaster, and other vibrant cities in the North West are all close by.