Photos unearthed from the 1950s show Blackpool holidaymakers showing off their dance moves on the famous resort piers

As summer approaches, we’ll all be gearing up for long days in the sun, outdoor events and day trips to our favorite destinations.

It’s a known fact that Blackpool will see thousands upon thousands of people visiting like every year – but these stunning photos show how previous generations spent their time in the area.

While nightclubs and bars usually attract groups of gamblers today, in the 1950s dancing didn’t need to take place indoors, as these rediscovered photos show.

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From ‘Rock n Roll’ sessions on the pier to couples dancing and showing off their moves, these heartwarming photos are sure to stir up memories and provide a fascinating window into Blackpool’s past.

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