Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Tag: redevelopment

Airtastic Entertainment Centre re-opens after expansion

Airtastic Entertainment Bangor
The Airtastic Entertainment Centre in Bangor has reopened its doors, following an extensive redevelopment to add an arcade, soft play area and cafe to its inflatable offering.

Council development drops glass over Lyme Regis arcade

Lyme Regis redevelopment questions
The quality of a £650,000 council redevelopment project in Lyme Regis has been called into question after a smashed panel dropped broken glass onto a family visiting the amusement arcade below.

Southport Pier kicks off last phase of £3m upgrade

southport pier
The third and final phase of the Southport Pier improvement works have started and are expected to complete before the end of the year. This final phase of the pier's improvement works will include the opening of two new kiosks as well as a series of webcams and screens for visitors to view wildlife on. Mark Catherall, Sefton Council’s tourism manager,...

Redevelopment of Bangor Pier ahead of schedule

Bangor Pier, Redevelopment, politics, amusements
Despite Bangor City council reporting unforeseen and “challenging problems” in its refurbishment of the town’s landmark pier, Phase Three of rebuilding work is set to finish sooner than expected. The city of Bangor council has announced renovation work on the town’s famous Victorian pier could be completed ahead of schedule. Phase Three of the £1m repair project, which involves strengthening the...

‘Visually distinctive’ plans for Mumbles Pier redevelopment revealed

Mumbles Pier, redevelopment plans,
Mumbles Pier has revealed new designs for the redevelopment of its foreshore buildings to the public. They offer a detailed look at the 31-room hotel and 26 flats that are being built as part of a £35m project. It comes as work continues on the £3.2m restoration of the pier itself, with period Victorian features being removed for storage and refurbishment. A...

Felixstowe welcomes £3m pier redevelopment amid ongoing investment in the town

felixstowe pier
  The tourism industry in the Suffolk seaside resort of Felixstowe has seen a marked rise after widespread regeneration attracts a new generation of holidaymakers, though the process has been far from easy. For the Threadwell family, however, their endeavours have been worth it.   A £3m redevelopment of Felixtowe's pier, once the longest in the country, has re-energised a renaissance in...

Pier amusements to benefit from £2m improvement project

bournemouth pier
Bournemouth’s Pier Amusements could be set to benefit next year after the completion of a £2m improvement project.   It will see high quality granite paving laid and landscaped along the western side of Pier Approach, directly outside the family entertainment centre. The improvements also include new seating, more plants, public art and new bins that could be installed below ground level...