Friday, September 25, 2020

Tag: Welsh Government

“Pay us back your grant money,” Welsh council tells yet another AGC owner

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As arcades remain closed - seemingly indefinitely - throughout Wales, yet another AGC operator has been told by their local authority to repay £25,000 of emergency grant money.

Llandudno Pier faces “mass redundancies” due to travel limit

Llandudno Pier faces redundancies
Tir Prince Leisure Group owner Adam Williams has warned that the Welsh Government’s five mile travel restriction could pose a threat to both the staff and the future of Llandudno Pier.

Welsh government gives Mumbles Pier plans the green light

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Having previous overridden Swansea Council to place Mumbles Pier’s redevelopment in limbo, the Welsh government has finally given it the go-ahead. Plans to redevelop the Mumbles Pier headland and foreshore will not be called in by the Welsh Government, effectively giving the project the green light to go ahead. In November it had been put in limbo when Welsh ministers intervened...

New pier for Colwyn Bay given the go-ahead

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Conwy County Council will now seek permission from the Welsh Government to demolish Victoria Pier and replace it with a shorter structure.   Plans to demolish Colwyn Bay’s Grade II-listed Victoria Pier and in its stead build a brand new replacement have been given the green light. Last week, Conwy County Council’s planning committee granted permission to dismantle the remainder of the...