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  • Wednesday 2nd August 2023

SEA LIFE Blackpool launches sensory traffic light initiative for neurodivergent guests

Special traffic light stickers have been introduced at SEA LIFE Blackpool, alongside the launch of regular 'Quiet at the Aquarium sessions', designed for guests with sensory processing differences.

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  • Tuesday 11th April 2023
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Could you be the first ever Rockpool Ranger here at SEA Blackpool Blackpool?

Budding marine experts are being given the chance to become our first-ever Rockpool Ranger.

The role will see them champion sea creatures’ protection and raise awareness of endangered species, as well as becoming the aquarium’s official ‘voice’ for its Rockpool area.

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  • Thursday 16th February 2023
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Over half a million of recycled plastic straws are paving the way to a brighter future at SEA LIFE Blackpool

SEA LIFE Blackpool is helping tackle the issues of plastic pollution and microplastics with the installation of a new floor – made from over half a million plastic straws! 

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  • Monday 13th February 2023
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Best Things to Do in Blackpool for Families

Looking for great activities for kids in Blackpool? Check out our list of the top child-friendly activities for a great family day out.

  • Friday 16th December 2022
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Blackpool in Winter: Attractions and Activities

It’s a great idea to visit Blackpool in winter. There’s an abundance of activities to enjoy in Blackpool in winter from crisp walks along the seafront to exploring the magic of the world’s oceans at SEA LIFE Blackpool.

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  • Thursday 6th October 2022
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Join Serafina the Sea Witch’s army of Sea Defenders at SEA LIFE Blackpool!

The Sea Witch is back for 2022!

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  • Friday 14th May 2021
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Welcome Back.....

Calling all underwater explorers!

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  • Tuesday 1st September 2020

7 Things You Didn't Know About Jellyfish

1. The largest recorded jellyfish had tentacles over 120ft long!

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  • Monday 1st June 2020

Famous Fictional Fish in Real Life!

Is your favourite fictional fish on the list?

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  • Wednesday 23rd January 2019

Illuminating Creatures – what makes them glow?

Have you ever wondered what makes certain creatures light up like a glowstick? Find out the scientific reason behind this spectacular sight....