Tag: restoration

Garth Pier in need of £600k for additional restoration

Garth Pier Bangor
Bangor City Council are stumped as to how they’ll raise an additional £600,000 to help complete restoration work on Garth Pier.

Cromer Pier’s £1m restoration gets underway

Cromer Pier, restoration, underway, project, seaside
The first stage of a major £1m project to protect Cromer’s famous pier is now underway. The initial £400,000 improvements will include strengthening both the pier’s structural base, expected to be completed by early April, and the roof of the theatre, which will be finished in time for the pier’s first show of the year on March 28. Hilary Cox,...

Fylde council bids for pier restoration funds

Fylde council, St. Annes, pier, restoration, funds
A bid has been brought to the UK Government’s Coastal Revival Fund for the restoration of the grade two-listed St Annes Pier in Fylde. The project, organised by St Annes Enterprise Partnership and the St Annes Pier Company, has got the backing of the local council and is designed to support long term maintenance of the historic structure and the...

Bolloms secure finance to complete Mumbles Pier restoration

Mumbles Pier
The owner of Mumbles Pier has secured £1.6m to refinance an existing bank loan and carry forward work to restore the much-loved attraction. The Bollom family had already carried out considerable work on the pier, with works in keeping with its original Victorian grandeur, including an upgraded beach hut café and a premium fish and chip restaurant, Copperfish, which opened...

Teignmouth Pier owners set out ten-year restoration plan

CS Teignmouth
The owners of Teignmouth Grand Pier have set out a ten-year plan to restore the south west amusement attraction to its former glory. As part of their action plan, they have also issued an appeal to residents and visitors to come out and use the Victorian pier and its arcade, warning that funds for the work necessary could not be...