Blackpool case Study

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  • Created on: 23-05-13 14:10
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  • Blackpool
    • Butler Model Development
      • exploration
        • sm number tourists visit
        • no impact on area
        • physical & cultural attractions
          • archery
            • 1780
          • guesthouse
            • Edward Whiteside
              • 1735
          • seafront
            • 1780
      • involvement
        • visitor numbers increase
        • Hotels brought
          • Lanes End Hotel
            • 1820s
          • Henry Banks
            • Lanes End Hotel
              • 1820s
        • transport routes improved
          • Branch Line from Poulton to Blackpool
      • development
        • visitors increase
        • physical & cultural attractions
        • built attractions
          • promenade
            • 1856-1870
          • central pier= dancing
            • 1870
        • host community more involved
        • package holidays
      • consolidation
        • tourists slow down
        • transport & access improved
        • majority involved in tourist industry
          • Grand Theatre
            • 1912
          • Blackpool Tower
            • 1891-1894
        • local economy relies on tourism
      • stagnation
        • facilities & service = old & rundown
        • negative impacts on environment are obvious
          • M55 opens
            • 1975
        • tourist resentment
        • Sandcastle Shopping Mall
          • 1986
      • decline
        • toursits decline
          • 7.4m-3.9m
            • 1987
        • locals lose jobs
        • local economy affected
        • Blackpool Sea life Centre
          • 1990
      • rejuvination
        • resorts made up to date
        • many resorts fail to recover but some do recover
          • success due to lots of money & ammenities
        • 11m visitors
          • 2004
        • coastal defence scheme

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