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I have been here several times, sometimes I come alone, sometimes I bring friends to introduce them... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lindsey R
Bury, United Kingdom
Watch an artist at work

This was my 3rd visit to Glasform. It is 'only' an industrial unit but huge sculptures catch your... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“glass blowing”(11 reviews)
“for sale”(6 reviews)
Glasform is located in the heart of the Fylde Coast a short journey from Blackpool, Preston and Lytham St. Annes. The furnace runs 365 days a year in what was the shippon used to house the cows when Pointer House Farm was once a Dairy farm. We are...more
Fleetwood Road | Pointer House Farm, Singleton FY6 8NE, England
+44 1253 893020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here several times, sometimes I come alone, sometimes I bring friends to introduce them to this working glass blower. If you time your visit you can see the glass being formed, it really is an education and a delight to watch. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lindsey R
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This was my 3rd visit to Glasform. It is 'only' an industrial unit but huge sculptures catch your eye even as you are driving past. And, inside, it gets better! There is a room with examples of the work which is made on site. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Apax57
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We always drive passed and as it was a weekday we decided to call in, we are so pleased we did. On arrival we were greeted by John himself and wandered into the small but very beautifully stocked gallery. We were then informed John was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Was a bit disappointed, very small showroom/ gallery not much activity in the workshop only one man working. We were in and out within 10 minutes.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alastair M
Reviewed 11 May 2018

They really need to up their PR here. Having been in their showroom for some time an unsmiling woman finally bothered to come out of the office - the people in there had seen us - and seemed totally disinterested in our enquiry. Their stuff,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bob6167
Reviewed 26 April 2018

I had seen John Ditchfield pieces before but thought they were from much earlier in the 20thC. A lady I used to work with had one on her desk. They are varied and beautiful pieces. Quite breathtaking. To have a memorial piece specially made is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank somersetroadq
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Fascinating wee trip to watch the glass blowing today. The young (and not so young) visitors among us had loads of questions. The professional was very knowledgeable and it was great to see. I think they should have a donation box as it is a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank NewlyWedMrs
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Small studio with glass blowing demonstration. A lot of glass for sale in display cabinets. Lots of parking.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ruscella
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to visit, beautiful pieces on display and I could of watched the glass blowing for hours! Blown away (excuse the pin) when Mr Ditchfield came and engraved a beautiful glass robin I bought as a gift for my mum, she is going to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Vicksters7
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We have a piece of Johnny Ditchfield's creations(vase) before he became famous - given to a family member in exchange for a pair of glasses!? Well how things have changed - he is now a master glassblower with his own business. His workshops and galleries...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from 581nigelc | Reviewed this property |
Contact them direct would be my view
14 August 2016|
Response from Carole-Coventry | Reviewed this property |
Yes wheelchair accessible. Address is Garstang Road, Fleetwood Road, Singleton, Poulton-le-Fylde FY6 8NE. Really easy to find. They have some beautiful pieces of glass to purchase. We chose a half day course, with the... More