Grand Pier rebuild update

PUBLISHED: 10:18 05 January 2010 | UPDATED: 11:32 25 May 2010

THE outline of Weston's new Grand Pier can clearly be seen on the seafront now.

THE outline of Weston's new Grand Pier can clearly be seen on the seafront now.

The steel forming the upper floors of the new pavilion has been installed and, although not yet waterproof, most of the roof sheeting has also been added.

Pier co-owner Kerry Michael said: "The weather is quite kind to us at the moment without much wind, however the cold temperatures mean we cannot pour concrete to create the floors.

"Hopefully, if we get a break in the weather next week, we can catch up then."

The large floating barge and crane have completed their work and have left the site.

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