Amazingly - I found it in Avignon in southern France and brought it back for mum.
She did her courting in Blackpool in the days when it was glamorous.
So I'm not snobbish about Blackpool. I spent a day there on the Friday before I went to Spain.
This time I couldn't sit on the beach with my bucket and spade. Damn those tides.
I've always loved the North pier.
But some people can't wait to get off it.
I have boxes of photos of Kaz and Kaz's ancestors smiling for the camera on these benches. Glad to see they're getting a new coat of paint.
Here's the famous Winter Gardens
It's the scene of many a Labour and Tory party conference as well as this.
Not much difference perhaps?