Wednesday, February 5, 2020

North Somerset Council could buy Birnbeck Pier after agreeing to explore the potential of a compulsory purchase order this afternoon (Wednesday).

Monday, September 16, 2019

Weston's MP has said the serving of a repairs notice to the 'useless' owners of Birnbeck Pier is 'an important next step'.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Weston's neglected pier could finally be 'restored to its former glory'.

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

The Mercury had the exclusive opportunity to visit Birnbeck Island and speak to members of the Birnbeck Regeneration Trust about its future.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

A spray jam will return to Weston-super-Mare's Birnbeck Pier this month.

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Friday, August 5, 2016

The Birneck Regeneration Trust has asked the makers of the Pokémon Go game to remove the derelict pier in Weston-super-Mare as a hotspot, after the RNLI was called out to rescue a group of youths.

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

IT HAS been a busy year for Weston-super-Mare and the Mercury's website has drawn in visitors from all around the world, but what were the biggest stories of 2015? We've compiled a handy list...

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Thursday, October 1, 2015

A WELL-KNOWN Weston man who has been campaigning to save Birnbeck Pier collected 44,000 signatures from Banksy fans during Dismaland's duration.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

A PIECE of street art painted on hoardings near Birnbeck Pier in Weston-super-Mare has been stolen.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015

THE look of Weston is changing all the time - sometimes gradually, occasionally more radically - and one man has documented the town's development in a new book.

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Friday, July 17, 2015

THE Birnbeck Regeneration Trust has announced it will hold a public meeting in Weston to discuss the future of the crumbling pier.

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