Looking Back: Lights back on in resort

Frank Wilkinson's dad installed this and other similar displays in Morecambe at the turn of the 1950s.
Frank Wilkinson's dad installed this and other similar displays in Morecambe at the turn of the 1950s.

Frank Wilkinson of Morecambe found this old photograph of an illuminated shop on the Promenade.

Frank says this display at the Carleton Cafe was the first of its kind after the Second World War and the photo is circa 1950.

“My father installed this and several other displays in Morecambe around this time,” said Frank