Blackpool and the Oystons: A timeline

Relief at last for Blackpool fans, but how did it come to this?

Monday, 13th November 2017, 3:48 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 8:37 am
Blackpool FC chairman Owen Oyston waves to the fans after defeat by Bradford at Bloomfield Road in 1996

Earlier this month, the Oyston family were ordered to pay Valeri Belokon £31.2m after a judge found in the Latvian's favour following a bitter High Court battle, but we take a look at a timeline of the family's involvement with the town's football club.

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Blackpool FC chairman Owen Oyston waves to the fans after defeat by Bradford at Bloomfield Road in 1996
Blackpool FC chairman Owen Oyston waves to the fans after defeat by Bradford at Bloomfield Road in 1996