Blackpool Civic Trust

Activities: Events, Visits and Meetings

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Blackpool Civic Trust 2014 Awards

Monthly meetings are all held at 7pm on the third Monday of the month in the Town Hall, unless stated otherwise. The list of meetings and speakers is shown below.

New members and visitors are welcome at our meetings. It's worth coming just to sit in the Council Chamber and look at the surroundings.

Non members are welcome to attend our meetings. Walk into the Town Hall and up the stairs where you will be signed in.

If you wish to speak at one of our meetings please contact the
Speakers Secretary: Shirley Matthews. Tel: 01253 440665

2017 Meetings and Visits

2017 Monthly Meetings on Mondays at 7pm:

Note the next meeting is on Monday December 18th Christmas Hot Pot Supper and the Salvation Army Band at St John's Community Centre - Tickets needed

Sharon is selling tickets for the Christmas Meeting, Hot Pot Supper and Grand Draw with entertainment from the Salvation Army. Join us on Monday 18th December 2017 at 7pm at St Johns Community Centre, St Johns Square, Church Street, FY2 9TG.

Tickets cost £6.00 each, price includes a glass of wine or orange juice, hot pot, peas, pickled onions, beetroot, red cabbage and a choice of mince pie, sherry trifle, chocolate cake or fresh fruit salad.

Tel 01253 315162 for tickets or email



Christmas Coach Trip to Leeds

Our Treasurer Heather O Hara has very kindly organised our Christmas Coach Trip, this year we are heading to the Leeds German Christmas Markets, with an option of going to the Leeds Armouries.

The trip is on the 7th December and it will cost £12.00, we will be leaving Blackpool at approximately 9am and returning at approximately 6pm.

If you wish to go on the trip then please send me and email by return or ring me on 01253 315162 or 07400611679

Social Secretary & Membership Officer
Blackpool Civic Trust

Speakers at our monthly meetings in 2017


December 18th Hot Pot Supper and The Salvation Army - St John's Church


January 15th 2018 Tba

February 19th Tba

March 19th Annual General Meeting


28th April 2018 Blackpool Civic Trust Annual Awards and Dinner at Viva

Watch this space!


Blackpool Civic Trust members are invited to join in the visits below. Tickets are available from Sharon tel 01253 315162.


Celebration Choral Evensong - 3rd September


St Stephens on the Cliffs is organising a Celebration Choral Evensong on 3rd September at 3pm. Last year the Civic Trust supported St Stephens, a Corporate Member, in a similar event celebrating the Actors Chapel at the church.

The Catholic Stage Guild (North) will attend this celebration of, and thanksgiving for, the gift of entertainment. During the service floral tributes will be laid in memory of the late Duggie Chapman, other members of the Guild, the late Guy and Pat Holloway, together with commemorations of the late Derek Yelding and the entertainers of yesteryear listed on the roll of patrons in the Actors Chapel.


Veterans Dinner - 23rd June 2017 - Norbreck Castle - 7pm

Once again we will be supporting the the Armed Forces Gala Dinner, tickets are ?19.50 each and include a 5 course meal followed by entertainment from a top class cabaret line up and band.  Dress code lounge suits, Blazers or Black Tie. Medals may be worn


Ice Show Ticket - 7th July

Please let me know if you would like your free ticket for the opening night of the ice show


Saturday 29th July to Towneley Hall and Grounds,Burnley
Leave Blackpool approximately 10am return approx. 5 or 5.30pm (Disabled friendly bus)
Including lunch in Caf? and at Leisure to stroll round Hall and Grounds
Cost ?18.00 per person


Photo of our first Civic Day event in 2011, music in St John's Square:

Street Party 2011

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