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Thank you for registering to take part in 'You. Me. The Lights?' in support of Guide Dogs. We will send you more information about the event nearer the time, but in the meantime, please do contact the Guide Dogs Fylde Coast Fundraising Group at guidedogsblackpoolwalk@gmail.com with any questions

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Blackpool

North Pier

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Blackpool

FY1 1NE

United Kingdom

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Thank you for registering to take part in 'You. Me. The Lights?' in support of Guide Dogs. We will send you more information about the event nearer the time, but in the meantime, please do contact the Guide Dogs Fylde Coast Fundraising Group at guidedogsblackpoolwalk@gmail.com with any questions
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Join us in Blackpool on Friday 4th October by 7pm and walk the iconic Blackpool Lights with your dog on behalf of Guide Dogs

About this Event

Now in its 9th Year – this Walk, led by working guide dogs, is the ultimate sensory experience that lifts you and your dog in body and spirit as only a seaside walk through these dazzling lights truly can. This event is fully accessible for all ages and abilities, but, for complete safety, visually impaired guests are asked to bring (or pre-book with organisers) a sighted companion.

Timings:-

  • From 5 p.m. for registration and pre-walk activities at North Pier (main hub).
  • From 6 p.m. for registration at the Sandcastle Waterpark or Carlton Hotel.
  • Walk starts at 7 p.m. from North Pier and Sandcastle (6.30p.m. from Carlton Hotel)

Cost:

Walk Details:-

CHOOSE your WALK LENGTH and START LOCATION (in bold). Distances are approximate.

  • 1 mile (20-30 minutes) for old, little or puppy legs: NORTH PIER to Central Pier and return. Sign in and begin at North Pier.
  • 2 miles (45-60 minutes) for bigger stronger legs: SANDCASTLE WATERPARK to CARLTON BEST WESTERN HOTEL. Sign in and begin at either end.
  • 3 miles (60-90 minutes) for mature dogs: from NORTH PIER to SANDCASTLE WATERPARK and return (or reverse): sign in and begin at either end.
  • 4 miles (90-100 minutes) for mature dogs and keen owners: SANDCASTLE WATERPARK to CARLTON BEST WESTERN HOTEL and return (or reverse).
  • Fun Dog Show:-At North Pier Hub: Register for classes from 5p.m. Judging begins at 5.30 p.m.Details on Flyers and Facebook.Find Stalls and Guide Dogs’ Sensory Vehicle in Hub Village

Post Codes and Parking for Start Points:-

  • North Pier FY1 1NE; Free Parking at Houndshill FY1 4NY (drive up ramp)
  • Sandcastle Waterpark FY4 1BB; Free Parking in adjacent Car Park
  • Carlton Best Western Hotel FY1 2EZ; Street Park in Dickson Road or use Cocker Street Car Park (Pay and Display - 4 hours/£4.00)

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Blackpool

North Pier

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Blackpool

FY1 1NE

United Kingdom

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