Staff and maintenance crews at Blackpool Pleasure Beach have been getting the park ready to re-open for the 2014 season.
Staff have been polishing Wallace & Gromits heads which adorn the front of the Thrill-O-Matic, the family ride which opened last year.
Staff have also been getting the 'Big One' ready for guests and painting some of the rides to freshen them up before it opens and refilling the pool underneath the 'Infusion' coaster with thousands of tonnes of water.
More top news
Faith and political leaders and opinion formers address how to counter terrorism.
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling visits Manchester Airport to see work begin on its 10 year, £1 billion transformation programme.
Rain spreading eastwards slowly through Friday, accompanied by strengthening winds. Kerrie has the detail as we head towards the weekend