News2018-01-25T14:39:22+00:00

Traffic Lights for Social Distancing

The Trust shared the interview slots with local firm DOK-TEK Systems Ltd on the morning show at BBC Radio Bristol a couple of weeks ago. DOK-TEK had just won a big contract with the ALDI Supermarket chain to manufacture and supply LED traffic lights [...]

June 21st, 2020|Categories: People, Safety, Team News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Traffic Lights for Social Distancing

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 in all but the lowest [...]

June 14th, 2020|Categories: Maintenance, Pier Archive, Ships|Comments Off on Our landing stages – what the drone survey has revealed

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 because of the pandemic.The [...]

June 9th, 2020|Categories: Education, People, Pier Archive|Tags: , |Comments Off on The History of Clevedon Pier – New Film

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 analysis of the results of [...]

May 27th, 2020|Categories: Grants, Maintenance, Team News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund

Closure of Tiffin @ the Pier

As many people will know, the impact of the COVID-19 virus has had a severe impact on restaurants all over the country. This has required the Tiffin Group to restructure and reshape its whole business. Tiffin @ the Pier has always been particularly reliant on [...]

May 25th, 2020|Categories: Catering, Closure|Tags: , |Comments Off on Closure of Tiffin @ the Pier

A Love Affair With Clevedon Pier

In March 1946, Ernest and Peggy Cook,  a newly married young couple from Stroud came down to Clevedon for their honeymoon. They stayed at a guest house near the Pier - as many honeymooning couples had done before - including J.R.R. Tolkien and his [...]

May 12th, 2020|Categories: Closure, People, Pier Archive, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on A Love Affair With Clevedon Pier