Monday, September 21, 2020

Tag: Colwyn Bay

Work begins on Victoria Pier reconstruction in Colwyn Bay

Colwyn Bay Victorian Pier reconstruction
Groundworks have begun on Colwyn Bay’s truncated Victoria Pier, with a construction team sandblasting the existing columns ahead of installation of..

Victoria Pier closer to construction as council awards contracts

Victoria Pier Colwyn Bay
Plans to complete a truncated pier at Colwyn Bay by 2020 are one step nearer to realisation, after Conwy County Borough Council awarded contracts for two..

Coinslot briefs: Lyme Regis, Tir Prince, and Colwyn Bay

Lyme Regis Amusement Arcade
Lyme Regis adds Tom & Jerry to main floor Lyme Regis Amusement Arcade has added Harry Levy’s Tom & Jerry to the line-up of pushers on its main floor. An eight-player round pusher based on the classic children’s cartoon characters - due to feature in a brand new movie adaptation in the next couple of years - its instantly recognisable...

Process to replace pier at Colwyn Bay begins

Colwyn Bay
The resort’s Victoria Pier maybe no more, but next year could see the first step on the road to bringing a full-length pier back to the Welsh seaside resort. The construction of a new truncated pier in Colwyn Bay could start as early as spring 2019 after an architect was chosen to draw up the designs. The Welsh resort’s former Victoria...

Colwyn Bay Pier demolition plans approved

Coinslot - Colwyn Bay Pier transform plans
  The Welsh Government has given its final approval for the dismantling of the Grade II-listed Colwyn Bay Victoria Pier following extensive damage caused to the structure during Storm Doris earlier this year.   In July Colwyn council approved plans to dismantle the pier, and for the remains to be redeveloped into a much shorter structure. However, before any action could be...

The end is a new beginning for Colwyn Bay pier

Coinslot - Beginning Colwyn Bay Pier Victoria Pier Trust
Every storm has a silver lining, and the partial collapse of Colwyn Bay pier may have been the first step in convincing the council to make plans to protect their pier from further damage and eventually restore it to a new beginning.   Following the tragic collapse of Colwyn Bay pier as a result of years of neglect, the Colwyn Victoria...

Colwyn Pier faces the end of bays following collapse

Coinslot Colwyn Pier
Since it partially collapsed in February, the Colwyn Bay pier will be dismantled with a section of it preserved as a listed building.   Part of Colwyn Bay pier is to be dismantled after its partial collapse into the sea, Conwy council has decided. An urgent report was considered by the cabinet on 14 February, with a plan to remove a section...