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Southend Pier defies odds to beat 2019 visitor numbers

Southend Pier
Southend Council has confirmed that more than 150,000 people visited the town’s ionic pier during 2020, with October and September even beating 2019 visitation figures.

Southend Pier to raise profile with webcam installation

Southend Pier council plans
Southend councillors have announced ambitious new plans to raise the profile of the town’s iconic pier, including 360 degree webcams, a dedicated website, and special events booking.

“The world has changed”: Southend Council drops £10m pier pavilion plan

Southend Pier development plans shelved
With the civic response to Coronavirus draining development funds, Southend Council has shelved plans for a £10m pavilion at the entrance to the UK’s longest pier, favouring instead a concentrated investment in the pierhead.   Southend Council has been forced to shelve plans for a new £10m pavilion at the entrance to Southend Pier following the impact of Coronavirus on public...

Holiday boost: Record 2019 numbers for Southend Pier…again

Holiday boost Southend Pier
Erratic weather during August maybe, but the bank holiday weekend brought record attendances around the country. Last week, Grand Pier at Weston..