Monday, January 18, 2021

Tag: developments

Former Pier owner’s family give seal of approval to new development

Clacton Pier
The family of one of the four previous owners of Clacton Pier has given their seal of approval to the new £4 million development currently underway at the 147-year-old landmark. Michael Goss and his wife Sandra ran the Pier from 1971 until they sold it to a consortium in 1981. Shortly afterwards the couple, their son, also Michael, and daughter, Kate,...

“A sad day for Llandudno”: Plans to review pier pavilion set aside

Llandudno Bay
The Welsh Government will not call-in controversial plans for Llandudno’s new pier pavilion,with the lack of intervention described as “a sad day for Llandudno” by pier owner Adam Williams. The director of North Wales leisure group Tir Prince was “astonished” at the decision as there’s “nobody for this proposal whatsoever”, suggesting Tir Prince “will be looking at how much to...

£1.5 million revamp pledged for Walton Pier

CS - Walton pier
The new boss of Walton Pier is promising a £1.5 million investment to revamp the popular Essex tourist attraction in a bid to boost tourist footfall.   The famous seafront construction is one of the town’s top attractions and the third longest pier in the country. “People love the pier,” commented Russell Bolesworth, who purchased it for an undisclosed sum last July....