From Collapse to Covid

On the 16th October it will be 50 years to the day since Clevedon Pier collapsed and local people came together to campaign for its restoration. At 10:20AM on the 16th October 1970, two spans of Clevedon Pier collapsed into [...]

2020-09-20T09:16:37+01:00September 20th, 2020|Discover @ the Pier, Education, Events, Maintenance, People, Pier Archive|

Our landing stages – what the drone survey has revealed

Much of what the engineers do to maintain our beautiful pier is visible: painting and repairing the promenade or replacing deck planks. However, the recent drone survey brought fresh images of parts of the landing stage that are hidden [...]

2020-06-14T16:14:10+01:00June 14th, 2020|Maintenance, Pier Archive, Ships|

Support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund

The Clevedon Pier & Heritage Trust has received £29,000 from The National Lottery Heritage to help cover essential costs whilst the Pier is closed to visitors. £7,500 of the award will be used to cover urgent maintenance including specialist [...]

2020-05-27T08:19:26+01:00May 27th, 2020|Grants, Maintenance, Team News|

Preview of the Clevedon Pier Drone Survey

Since closing the Pier because of the COVID-19 virus, we have been working hard to generate the funds to continue our maintenance programme. In April, we have raised almost £12,000 through donations and the sale of plaques and annual [...]

2020-04-24T15:01:25+01:00April 23rd, 2020|Maintenance|