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Brides could be walking down the "pier"

Bournemouth Pier could soon be used by couples wanting to get married. The Key West Restaurant at the end of the pier has applied to become a wedding venue.

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People could soon be tying the knot on Bournemouth Pier Credit: ITV Meridian

Beach weddings are already popular along the Dorset coast, with 94 couples tying the knot at a licensed beach hut at West Cliff.

VIDEO : When love conquers all

by Sarah Saunders @SSaundersITV

A couple have beaten the odds to enjoy the sort of wedding most of us would take for granted. Olympic hopeful Natalie Burr was paralysed from the neck down while trampolining - and was told she would never walk again.

But, with her partner Shane's support, she managed to make it down the aisle - and dance the first dance. Sarah Saunders went to meet them.

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