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|

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|

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|

The First 150 Years of Clevedon Pier – Souvenir Brochure

To celebrate 150 years of Clevedon Pier we have released a new souvenir brochure 'The First 150 Years'. to mark this historic occasion. Delve into our rich, intriguing and at times challenging story. Learn all about the early beginnings of [...]

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|

Celebrating Popular Culture on Clevedon Pier

About the People’s Pier Research Project .... The People’s Pier research team are delighted to have been part of such a successful and productive partnership with the Clevedon Pier and Heritage Trust. The People's Pier project has investigated 21st century [...]

2016-10-28T10:35:45+01:00October 28th, 2016|Discover @ the Pier, Education, Pier Archive, Visitor Centre|

From one generation to another …

Do you have a few hours to spare? If so please come and join the team at Clevedon Pier. We are looking for help on the ticket desk and shop, DiY and maintenance, our heritage archive and in maritime activities. [...]

Message to all Photographers – The Archivist Challenge

Clevedon Pier and Heritage Trust has a growing collection of weird and wonderful stuff that captures the history and story of the pier. And we want to include photos of what you liked best about the celebrations on May 30th, [...]

2016-05-31T09:25:24+01:00May 30th, 2016|Discover @ the Pier, Events, Pier Archive, Visitor Centre|