||<p>Statistics on the numbers of households on local authorities' housing waiting lists
in each local authority district, including Blackpool, are published in the Department's
live table 600, which is available at the following link:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/live-tables-on-rents-lettings-and-tenancies"
statistics are not available by parliamentary constituency.<br><br>In the Blackpool
local authority area, housing waiting lists under the last Labour Government rose
from 4,159 in April 1997 to 6,769 in April 2010. Under this Government, they have
fallen to 4,843 as of April 2014.</p>