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

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 passes. Scroll down to read [...]

April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Maintenance|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Preview of the Clevedon Pier Drone Survey

Drone Survey of Clevedon Pier

Question: What does Clevedon Pier have in common with Game of Thrones? The Answer: DroneSurv®! Locally based geological, geotechnical and survey consultancy (Land and Minerals Consulting Ltd trading as DroneSurv®) has been chosen to undertake annual inspections of Clevedon’s historic Grade 1 listed Pier.  [...]

April 11th, 2020|Categories: Maintenance|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Drone Survey of Clevedon Pier

Clevedon Pier Needs You

As you probably know, we have, sadly, had to close Clevedon Pier due to the impact of the Coronavirus. Between April and June, we would normally welcome between 20,000 and 25,000 visitors - depending on the weather, which would bring us income of between [...]

April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Closure|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Clevedon Pier Needs You