A Year in the Life of Mike’s Bench

A photographic display in Stanley Park Blackpool’s Visitor Centre from Thursday 4th October until the 24th October.   ‘A Year in the Life of Mike’s Bench’ is a collection of photographs taken by users of the park as they sit on the bench which is a memorial to Mike Foster the partner of Elizabeth Gomm.   Elizabeth created an email address for the bench and asked for people to send photographs of their time on the bench and their thoughts.  There are 300 and they are all used.   Please read the BBC report of the bench using the link below and come and see the exhibition.

Tuesday to Sunday 11am to 3pm Stanley Park Visitor Centre next to the cafe and car park, 4th to 24th October 2018.

Also as featured on Jeremy Vine’s show on BBC Radio 2 1st October 2018.

LInk to BBC North West written report:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-45643325

A Year in the Life of Mike's Bench