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|

One Direction anniversary helps boost Clevedon Pier footfall

The 10th anniversary of pop group One Direction has given an unexpected boost to historic Clevedon Pier, which was unable to open to visitors during lockdown. Fans of One Direction have been flocking to the Grade 1 listed pier [...]

2020-09-08T20:35:31+01:00September 8th, 2020|Community Shares, Events, Facebook, Music, People, Pier Archive, Team News, Twitter|

The History of Clevedon Pier – New Film

Clevedon Launches Its Festival In The CloudsClevedon's Festival In The Clouds launches on Saturday (June 13) with a series of videos and podcasts - all entertaining tasters of the town's first literary and arts festival, More Than Words, postponed until [...]

2020-06-09T19:05:20+01:00June 9th, 2020|Education, People, Pier Archive|

Community musical production for Pier’s 150!

Time and Tide   On 24 and 25 October an exciting new community opera, ‘Time and Tide’, will be performed at Clevedon Community Centre to mark the 150th anniversary of the building of Clevedon Pier.    Time and Tide will [...]

2019-05-30T11:26:10+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Art, Clevedon Pier 150, Education, Events, Music, People|

Do you have memories of the Pier? The BBC needs you!

Did you go to the dance hall on the pier in the days of Teddy boys and girls?  Do you remember when the first local juke box brought rock ‘n roll to the pier? The regional BBC programme Inside Out [...]

2017-06-07T21:19:45+01:00June 7th, 2017|Education, People, Pier Archive, Team News, Volunteering|

Results of the Clevedon Pier Public Arts Competition

We have been overwhelmed by the quantity and quality of the artwork entered into our Public Arts Competition. Congratulations to all who participated. The winning and commended entries will be on show in our wonderful Porthole Room from 27th May [...]

2018-01-25T14:39:23+00:00May 12th, 2017|Art, Education, Events, People|

Change of Chairman

After nearly 8 years, Simon Talbot-Ponsonby has decided to retire as Chairman with effect from 31st May. During his time as Chairman, Simon has been instrumental in transforming the Pier into one of North Somerset’s premier attractions through the major [...]

2017-04-12T22:24:37+01:00April 12th, 2017|People, Team News|