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Tag: Southport Pier

Southport Pier kicks off last phase of £3m upgrade

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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,...

Southport Pier laments anti-social attacker

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A man in the early hours of last Tuesday morning took it upon himself to launch a garden-chair at the glass doors to Southport Pier pavilion, in what pier..

Southport Pier welcomes new bar opening

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The Pier Pit Stop comes at the forefront of a major re-development effort, along with assurances that the pavilion bar won’t be used as a late-night club space. The transformation of Southport Pier continues unabated, with last weekend seeing the official opening of a new hybrid bar, ice-cream parlour and super-fast pizzeria. The Pier Pit Stop is just the latest new...

Project to transform Southport Pier begins

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Redevelopment work on Southport Pier has officially started, in a bid to boost the town’s tourism economy and attract further investment.   The £2.9m project will see repairment and improvement works including new retail and food stations. The lion’s share of the Southport Pier funding came from the Coastal Community Fund with a £2m grant, and the rest contributed by Sefton Council....

Council launch £2.7m bid for Southport pier revamp

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Sefton council has announced its intention to submit a £2.7m bid to help revitalise Southport Pier and Seafront as part of the Coastal Communities Fund (CCF). If successful the funding would be targeted towards undertaking essential structural repairs to the pier, the creation of new units, remodelling the end pavilion and creating a new entrance and exit to the end...