Blackpool Big Night Out

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First shown on Boxing Day 2012, the programme featured a mix of archive footage and celebrities talking about the different aspects to live entertainment in Blackpool – including the different theatres, the piers, illuminations, Tower and circus, and the many big names who had played there over the years.


Tommy and Bobby contributed throughout the programme, but in particular towards the end of the show when they spoke about their summer seasons in Blackpool during the 1980s





The show featured a whole host of other celebrities, including Keith Harris and Orville, Roy Chubby Brown, Ken Dodd, Jimmy Crickett, Bernie Clifton, Syd Little, Eddie Large, Su Pollard, Mooky and Mr Boo