Stanley Park

The best park in England: Stanley Park through the years in pictures

It's official - Stanley Park has been voted the best park in England by the British public.

To celebrate, we're taking a look back through our archives and having a trip down memory lane to remember why our park is so great.

Stanley Park Blackpool was opened on October 2nd 1926 by Lord Derby
Stanley Park Blackpool was opened on October 2nd 1926 by Lord Derby
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A group of women bowlers at Stanley Park, Blackpool, wait their turn to bowl
A group of women bowlers at Stanley Park, Blackpool, wait their turn to bowl
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Hylda Baker kicks off a charity football match at Stanley Park, Blackpool, in 1970
Hylda Baker kicks off a charity football match at Stanley Park, Blackpool, in 1970
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Practising this afternoon on the frozen Stanley Park lake are members of the Seagulls Ice Hockey Club junior section in January 1963
Practising this afternoon on the frozen Stanley Park lake are members of the Seagulls Ice Hockey Club junior section in January 1963
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