Staff at Cromer Pier are confident it will be reopen by Thursday after it was seriously damaged by last week's tidal surge.
There were fears for the town's Christmas show after holes appeared in the decking and waves entered the pavilion.
Emergency repairs have been taking place over the weekend following a structural survey and a temporary box office is being built in the bar.
The owner of a Suffolk pier fears it could be demolished unless a bid for grant aid is successful.
Lowestoft's Claremont Pier is in urgent need of restoration.
Owner David Scott needs to raise around 1.5 million pounds to restore the seaward section of the pier.
Pier's new cultural centre
It's taken about three hours, but Southend's new cultural centre has been safely lowered into position on the pier.
Anglia News in brief
Southend Pier will re-open in time for Easter. It was closed after a fishing trawler crashed into it in February, damaging the walkway.
It happened just as repairs were being completed on previous damage, caused by a barge hitting the pier five months earlier.