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Simon Gregson Re-launches the Rovers Return

Monday, 09 March 2015

Simon Gregson Re-launches the Rovers Return

Coronation Street star Simon Gregson has officially relaunched the newly refurbished Rovers Return set at Madame Tussauds Blackpool.

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  • Blackpool Station renamed to mark Hugh Bonneville’s arrival

    Blackpool Station renamed to mark Hugh Bonneville’s arrival

    Tuesday, 17 February 2015

    Fresh from his big screen success in the Paddington Movie, celebrated British actor Hugh Bonneville has arrived by the seaside at Madame Tussauds Blackpool.

  • Olly Murs - Coming Soon

    Olly Murs - Coming Soon

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015

    Hearts skip a beat as brand new Olly Murs wax figure is announced at Madame Tussauds Blackpool.

  • Mysterious Guy - Peter Andre met Peter Andre

    Mysterious Guy - Peter Andre met Peter Andre

    Thursday, 06 November 2014

    Peter Andre did a double take when he came face to face with himself this week – when he met his restyled wax figure in Blackpool.

  • Gok Wan Gets a Make-Over in Blackpool

    Gok Wan Gets a Make-Over in Blackpool

    Wednesday, 22 October 2014

    Fashion guru and British TV favourite Gok Wan, paid a visit to Madame Tussauds Blackpool as he introduced his wax double to his family.

  • Mo Mania Sweeps the Country

    Mo Mania Sweeps the Country

    Friday, 25 July 2014

    As the Commonwealth Games kick-off in Glasgow, athletics fans have been out in force to show their support and send well-wishes to Mo Farah after he was forced to pull out of this Sunday’s race.

  • Hilda Ogden - 50 Years for TV Golden Girl

    Hilda Ogden - 50 Years for TV Golden Girl

    Friday, 04 July 2014

    One of the best-loved characters in the history of the small screen, Coronation Street’s busy body Hilda Ogden celebrates her 50th anniversary since bursting on to the famous street this week (8th July).

  • World Cup Stars: Past & Present

    World Cup Stars: Past & Present

    Friday, 06 June 2014

    Madame Tussauds Blackpool celebrates the beautiful game with a snapshot of England Kits through the years at the National Football Museum

  • Jack and Vera Duckworth Arrive

    Jack and Vera Duckworth Arrive

    Thursday, 27 March 2014

    One of the best-known couples in television history, Coronation Street’s Jack and Vera Duckworth are the latest to have been immortalised in wax by Madame Tussauds.


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