Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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Herne Bay Pier announces extension despite cost dispute

Herne Bay Pier
The owners of Herne Bay Pier have announced plans to extend the 120-year-old landmark by 50 percent, adding a new platform to bring the truncated..

Trust unveils ambitious plans to extend Herne Bay Pier further out to sea

Herne Bay Pier
If it’s successful in attracting the necessary funding, Herne Bay Pier could have a new platform and a number of new attractions inside half a decade.   Multi-million-pound plans to extend Herne Bay Pier beyond the resort’s Neptune’s Arm sea defence jetty have been unveiled. The charitable trust that operates the Kent seaside landmark is hoping to attract the funding that will...

Storm Gareth hits Herne Bay Pier with £15,000 repair bill

Herne Bay Pier
Herne Bay Pier has started an online crowdfunding campaign after Storm Gareth left it facing a repair bill of almost £15,000. Not only was it was hit by gusts of up to 65 miles per hour, the wind also blew in the perfect direction to cause devastation to the pier’s walkway and its vintage carousel amusement ride. Although the pier’s structure...

Herne Bay Pier unveils £4m extension plan

Herne Bay Pier
The Herne Bay Pier Trust is hoping to secure funding to help its aim of restoring the attraction’s former status as the second longest pier in the UK. Ambitious £4m plans to extend Herne Bay Pier by building a new walkway and platform have been unveiled. If the money is secured, it will be the first stage of long-term ambitions to...