Thursday, January 27, 2022

Tag: Southsea

“It’s all go here”: UK Theme Parks visits Clarence Pier

UK Theme Parks visits Clarence Pier
UK Theme Parks paid a visit to Clarence Pier last month in order to provide theme park fans with a closed season update on the Southsea attraction.

South Parade Pier withdraws crazy golf plans but keep options open

South Parade Pier withdraws Crazy Golf plans
South Parade Pier’s operators said they would be looking at “alternative options” after they withdrew plans for crazy golf on Southsea beach.

Work gathers pace on £100m Southsea Coastal Scheme

Southsea coastal scheme defence
Construction of the 4.5km Southsea Coastal Scheme is gaining momentum, with the installation of the first working platform between Long Curtain Moat and Clarence Pier.

Preliminary work begins for Southsea sea defence

Sea defence
The investigation will take place on Southsea promenade to the east of South Parade Pier over the next eight weeks, ahead of work commencing on the £130m sea defence project.

Sex Pistol sets new music video in South Parade Pier arcade

South Parade Pier arcade
Former Sex Pistols drummer Paul Cook brought his current band to Southsea’s South Parade Pier last week, using the attraction’s arcade as the setting for..

South Parade Pier finalises renovation with boat deck reopening

South Parade Pier
The £200,000 renovation of South Parade Pier has been completed, with the opening of the Southsea landmark’s newly rebuilt boat deck.

New funfair for Southsea’s South Parade Pier

Southsea South Parade Pier
A new funfair has opened on Southsea’s South Parade Pier, offering a range of traditional seaside amusements including a roller coaster, helter skelter and dodgems.

South Parade Pier enters final restoration stage

Southsea Pier
The final stage of restoration work at the South Parade Pier in Southsea has begun. The announcement comes just over one year on from its grand reopening, after being brought back from the brink of ruin by its dedicated owners. This last period of work will restore the mooring deck at the end of the pier for a cost of...

South Parade Pier’s refurbished FEC opens to the public

Coinslot - South Parade Pier FEC
South Parade Pier is taking the new season very seriously. A £5m investment including a new FEC has brought 22 new jobs to the south coast city Amusements are making their mark on the local economy. South Parade Pier’s family entertainment centre has welcomed its first customers since it was transformed as part of a £5m upgrade across the Southsea-based...