Frank Lucas, retired Chauffer was the 3rd generation of his family to uptake the role. The first generation using horse and cart to transport VIP’s in and around Blackpool.
Frank Lucas was active during Blackpool’s hey day as the mecca of Entertainment and was the go to man when a VIP needed transport. Clients included Frank Sinatra, Winston Churchill and Anna Neagle amongst many others.
Radio Wave’s Scott Gallagher met Frank to discuss his memories of the Winter Gardens and the superstars he brought to graces its many venues.
Photo credit Claire Griffiths http://www.retiredperformers.com/