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Inside Out: Week commencing Monday June 2, 2003
SKEGNESS - THE POPULAR HOLIDAY RETREAT FOR GENERATIONS OF BRITONS
Skegness continues to attract families to its shores
 
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Open air swimming pool

Daytripper

By the 1920s, over 450,000 daytrippers would flock to Skegness each year.

"In the height of the season, we'd get up to 60 trip trains a day coming into Skegness," says Harold Fainlight

The pier, clocktower and parade were soon followed by a swimming pool, boating lake and formal gardens.

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