Members of Conwy Council have voted to demolish an historic pier which has dominated the seafront in Colwyn Bay since Victorian times
They say they can't afford to take the financial risks involved in restoring the massive and derelict structure as they already face having to make huge savings.
Ian Lang reports.
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