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The Great British Seaside - 22 Sept 2013
British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers.
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September 22, 2013
Holiday makers play on the beach beneath brightly painted beach huts in Scarborough, northern England...
Scarborough, United Kingdom
Holiday makers play on the beach, beneath brightly painted beach huts in Scarborough
Holiday makers play on the beach beneath brightly painted beach huts in Scarborough, northern England July 29, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 29, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY)
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September 22, 2013
A boy plays with an inflatable beach toy on the beach in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A boy plays with an inflatable beach toy on the beach in Blackpool
A boy plays with an inflatable beach toy on the beach in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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September 22, 2013
A man lies in the sun on a bench on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A man lies in the sun on a bench on the promenade in Blackpool
A man lies in the sun on a bench on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
People sit in the sun on deck chairs at Central Pier in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
People sit in the sun on deck chairs at Central Pier in Blackpool
People sit in the sun on deck chairs at Central Pier in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
Sunlight glints off a giant glitterball on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England July 26, 2013....
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Sunlight glints off a giant glitterball on the promenade in Blackpool
Sunlight glints off a giant glitterball on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England July 26, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 26, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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September 22, 2013
A girl walks past a mural of a child eating an ice cream on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A girl walks past a mural of a child eating an ice cream on the promenade in Blackpool
A girl walks past a mural of a child eating an ice cream on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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September 22, 2013
People raise their hands as they ride a rollercoaster at Pleasure Beach in Blackpool, northern England...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
People raise their hands as they ride a rollercoaster at Pleasure Beach in Blackpool
People raise their hands as they ride a rollercoaster at Pleasure Beach in Blackpool, northern England July 26, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 26, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
Holiday makers ride on a fairground attraction at an amusement arcade in Towyn, north Wales August 6,...
TOWYN, United Kingdom
Holiday makers ride on a fairground attraction at an amusement arcade in Towyn
Holiday makers ride on a fairground attraction at an amusement arcade in Towyn, north Wales August 6, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
A family eat their lunch as they sit on a bench outside a fish and chip shop in Towyn, north Wales August...
TOWYN, United Kingdom
A family eat their lunch as they sit on a bench outside a fish and chip shop in Towyn
A family eat their lunch as they sit on a bench outside a fish and chip shop in Towyn, north Wales August 6, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL FOOD)
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September 22, 2013
Fish and chips are seen in a sea front cafe in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Fish and chips are seen in a sea front cafe in Blackpool
Fish and chips are seen in a sea front cafe in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken September 8, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
Donkeys are walked down a terraced street to the beach in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013....
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Donkeys are walked down a terraced street to the beach in Blackpool
Donkeys are walked down a terraced street to the beach in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL ANIMALS)
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September 22, 2013
A couple look in the window of a novelty joke shop in Blackpool, northern England August 28, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A couple look in the window of a novelty joke shop in Blackpool
A couple look in the window of a novelty joke shop in Blackpool, northern England August 28, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
A closed hotel is seen on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England September 19, 2013. British beach...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A closed hotel is seen on the promenade in Blackpool
A closed hotel is seen on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England September 19, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken September 19, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
A couple takes part in an afternoon tea dance at the Tower Ballroom in Blackpool, northern England July...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A couple takes part in an afternoon tea dance at the Tower Ballroom in Blackpool
A couple takes part in an afternoon tea dance at the Tower Ballroom in Blackpool, northern England July 24, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken July 24, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
A woman walks down a side road towards the Tower in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A woman walks down a side road towards the Tower in Blackpool
A woman walks down a side road towards the Tower in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken September 8, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
A fortune teller talks on her mobile phone as she waits for customers on the promenade in Blackpool,...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
A fortune teller talks on her mobile phone as she waits for customers on the promenade in Blackpool
A fortune teller talks on her mobile phone as she waits for customers on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken September 8, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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September 22, 2013
Illuminations are seen through a rain soaked windscreen on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England...
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Illuminations are seen through a rain soaked windscreen on the promenade in Blackpool
Illuminations are seen through a rain soaked windscreen on the promenade in Blackpool, northern England September 8, 2013. British beach resorts, which flourished in the 19th century and earlier, have tempted tourists for years with amusement arcades, fairground rides and cheap and cheerful souvenirs. However, as a 2013 report by the Centre for Social Justice states, many seaside towns suffered as from the 1970s it became cheaper and easier for British tourists to travel abroad. Now, according to the Office for National Statistics, larger seaside towns in England suffer from higher-than-average levels of deprivation compared to the rest of the country. Nevertheless, they do continue to attract holiday makers. Picture taken September 8, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble (BRITAIN - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL)
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