Friday, January 15, 2021

Tag: Walton Pier

Walton Pier postpones free ride weekend due to “too good a response”

Walton Pier postpones free ride weekend
Walton Pier was forced to postpone its free rides event last week, after local residents and Tendring Council expressed concerns over the potential volume of visitor numbers.

£1.5 million revamp pledged for Walton Pier

CS - Walton pier
The new boss of Walton Pier is promising a £1.5 million investment to revamp the popular Essex tourist attraction in a bid to boost tourist footfall.   The famous seafront construction is one of the town’s top attractions and the third longest pier in the country. “People love the pier,” commented Russell Bolesworth, who purchased it for an undisclosed sum last July....