New hope for pier

Hastings Pier could be compulsorily purchased by local council after devastating fire.

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  • Takeover plans for Hastings Pier

    The future of Hastings Pier has been in question since a fire in October 2010. Now the council has applied to take over ownership.

  • Pier's new hope?

    Cllr Peter Chowney announces the issuing of a Compulsory Purchase Order to wrestle control of Hasting's Pier from its Panamanian owners.