A man with a passion for transport – in particular a liking of steam.

Barrie C Woods moved to the Fylde Coast in 2012. He sent us these great photos of the Illuminations that he took back in October 2014.

Which is your favourite?

You can read Barrie’s story here.

Time exposure of modern Flexi Tram passing Blackpool Tower, taken by Barrie C Woods
Time exposure of modern Flexi Tram passing Blackpool Tower
The American 4-4-0 illuminated locomotive and carriage - known as the Great Western Train, taken by Barrie C Woods
The American 4-4-0 illuminated locomotive and carriage – known as the Great Western Train
The Big Wheel on Blackpool Central Pier, taken by Barrie C Woods
The Big Wheel on Blackpool Central Pier
Illuminated Blackpool Tram, Frigate F736, taken by Barrie C Woods
Illuminated Blackpool Tram, Frigate F736
Rarely photographed rear view of the Frigate, taken by Barrie C Woods
Rarely photographed rear view of the Frigate
The Big One seen through the fountains of Venus Reborn, taken by Barrie C Woods
The Big One seen through the fountains of Venus Reborn.
Standard tram 'Michael Airey' halts at Pleasure Beach with the Big One lit up behind, taken by Barrie C Woods
Standard tram ‘Michael Airey’ halts at Pleasure Beach with the Big One lit up behind
Blackpool Tower lit in Blue, taken by Barrie C Woods
Blackpool Tower lit in Blue, note the scaffolding!
Blackpool Tower and waving grass blade
Blackpool Tower lit in Blue with waving grass blade, taken by Barrie C Woods

If you love Blackpool Illuminations and you’d like to send us your photos, we’d love to see them.

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