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Big plans for £100m worth of investment in Blackpool

Blackpool Photo: ITV News.

While millions of pounds have been spent improving the seafront at Blackpool, the concern has long been that the town itself has been struggling for years.

Now there are big plans to change all that with £100 million of regeneration work.

Great news for the people who live there but it's hoped it'll also attract more visitors - including the main political party conferences which by tradition always used to go to Blackpool.

Our reporter Ralph Blunsom reports: