Tag: Welsh Government

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...