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⭐️⭐️ We are staying Open! ⭐️⭐️

We are pleased to announce that Clevedon Pier will remain open from Thursday 5 November. All our buildings will be closed, but you can exercise in your bubble in an uplifting way by taking a walk along the pier - The Pagoda Cafe will also [...]

November 4th, 2020|Categories: Opening Hours, People, Shop, Visitor Centre|Tags: , , |Comments Off on ⭐️⭐️ We are staying Open! ⭐️⭐️

Clevedon Pier’s latest plaque commemorates 50th anniversary of collapse

There are over 14,000 plaques on Clevedon Pier, and the newest one has been specially-designed to mark the collapse of the Pier on Friday 16 October 1970 The brass plaque was unveiled by Julia Elton, an active supporter of the Pier, who is President [...]

October 17th, 2020|Categories: Discover @ the Pier, Events, Pier Archive|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Clevedon Pier’s latest plaque commemorates 50th anniversary of collapse

Scale model that helped save Clevedon Pier on public view for 50th anniversary of collapse

A scale model of Clevedon Pier will be on public display in the visitor centre from Friday 16 October to Sunday 18 October as part of events to mark its collapse in 1970 and the successful campaign to save it from demolition. The model featured [...]

October 15th, 2020|Categories: Discover @ the Pier, Pier Archive|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Scale model that helped save Clevedon Pier on public view for 50th anniversary of collapse

The day that Clevedon Pier was saved

In March 1980, almost ten years after two spans of Clevedon Pier had collapsed into the muddy waters of the Bristol Channel, there was an air of anticipation at the Clevedon Community Centre. After three days of passionate debate the local community were about [...]

October 14th, 2020|Categories: Discover @ the Pier, Education, Pier Archive|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The day that Clevedon Pier was saved

Limited Edition 50 Year Pass

The 50th anniversary of the collapse of Clevedon Pier and the successful campaign to save it from demolition is to be commemorated with a pass that will be valid for 50 years, and will only be available to the first 50 applicants.  The pass [...]

October 11th, 2020|Categories: Events, Pass, Shop|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Limited Edition 50 Year Pass

Rare Amateur Film of the Collapse of Clevedon Pier

Local man Ralph Fryer was a keen amateur film maker and on the day that Clevedon Pier collapsed he rushed home, got his camera, and went down to the beachfront to record what happened. Later in the day Ralph went down to the Pill, [...]

October 4th, 2020|Categories: Pier Archive|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Rare Amateur Film of the Collapse of Clevedon Pier