Blackpool is a popular seaside town in the North-West of England. It has a population of over 142,000 people and attracts a great many visitors each year. Blackpool tower, Blackpool illuminations and Blackpool's Pleasure beach are all major attractions within the town.
Tourism lies firmly at the centre of Blackpool's economy and is the main source of employment within the town. Retail is also another strong sector which provides many employment opportunities in Blackpool either in the town centre or the surrounding retail parks.
Many popular events take place within Blackpool throughout the year, including the Blackpool Illumination shows which take place from late August until early November. There are a series of light shows and collages that line the beaches and visitors are attracted in their thousands to witness these shows. Blackpool is also well known for its links with ballroom dance and the annual Blackpool Dance festival is a world famous ballroom dance competition which takes place every year.
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