A look back on year in photos

A red sun glows behind birds sitting on the sail of Lytham Windmill during Storm Ophelia
A red sun glows behind birds sitting on the sail of Lytham Windmill during Storm Ophelia
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As another year draws to a close, Gazette photographer DAN MARTINO picks out some of his favourite pictures from 2017.

From the beauty of the beach in winter to a dazzling shot of the Winter Gardens during this year’s Blackpool Dance Festival, they each show off a different aspect of the Fylde coast.

Bez from the Happy Mondays joins fracking protesters at Preston New Road

Bez from the Happy Mondays joins fracking protesters at Preston New Road


They cover the good news and the bad – including the solidarity shown on the Fylde coast in response to the Manchester bombing – and highlight some of the major events to take place in 2017.


Have you got a favourite photo of the year? Send it to editorial@blackpooolgazette.co.uk

A dancer practices in the upper tier of the Winter Gardens

A dancer practices in the upper tier of the Winter Gardens

Flooding on Blackpool Road in November

Flooding on Blackpool Road in November

A young boy throws rocks into the sea at Star Gate in South Shore

A young boy throws rocks into the sea at Star Gate in South Shore

The Blackpool Tower lights up in solidarity with those affected by the Manchester terror attack

The Blackpool Tower lights up in solidarity with those affected by the Manchester terror attack