Birnbeck Pier campaign: FULL REPORT

There has been a fresh call for action to restore the historic Birnbeck pier in Weston-super-Mare. The listed structure is in danger of collapse following years of neglect.

A developer is in the early stages of drawing up a new set of plans. Now the heritage minister has hinted that lottery money might also be available.


RNLI pull out of Birnbeck Pier

The RNLI are closing their base on Birnbeck Pier in Weston-super-Mare after 131 years based there. It blames the deteriorating condition of the crumbling facilities.