Monday, February 26, 2024

Tag: Rachel Clark

Residents criticise Brighton’s West Pier Trust

Coinslot West Pier Brighton Piers
Brighton’s West Pier Trust has been criticised by the town’s residents, including bestselling crime author Peter James, for failing to make more effort to preserve the remaining structure of the stricken pier which this year celebrates its 150th anniversary. The Trust owns the structure and the surrounding land, which is valued at £1.4m, but its CEO Rachel Clark has stated...

New West Pier 
within a decade?

Coinslot Brighton Pier
The West Pier Trust CEO suggests that there could once again be a second pier in Brighton within a decade but acknowledges that there is “no future” for the existing structure. Brighton’s West Pier, has been in limbo since it was destroyed by fire 13 years ago. Described as a “21st century interpretation of a pier”, the new i360 tower stands...