Sunday, July 5, 2020

Birnbeck Pier could be restored to its former glory and opened to the public, thanks to a new deal with the RNLI to secure the landmark’s future.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Weston’s Birnbeck Pier could have a new owner.

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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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Monday, March 25, 2019

An exploded World War Two weapon has washed up by Birnbeck Island.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Vital repair works to Weston-super-Mare’s dilapidated pier, which has been closed since 1994, could finally be carried out.

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Friday, September 22, 2017

New steps which could potentially help to restore Weston-super-Mare’s Birnbeck Pier can be exclusively revealed this week, after the future of the derelict structure was plunged into fresh uncertainty.

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Friday, August 18, 2017

New artwork was unveiled on the hoardings around Weston-super-Mare’s derelict Birnbeck Pier this weekend, while the first grant application to restore the deteriorating structure is expected to be submitted soon.

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

The Mercury has once again teamed up with a well-known Weston-super-Mare trust this week to launch the 2018 Birnbeck calendar competition.

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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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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Weston-super-Mare’s Birnbeck Pier opened 150 years ago, where there was a procession and flags hung all over town. A celebration will be held by the pier this weekend, to mark the anniversary.

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Monday, November 7, 2016

Copies of the 2017 Weston At Its Finest calendar are now on sale.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

After weeks of entries, judging and voting, the public has spoken; and the winners of the Weston At Its Finest calendar competition can be revealed.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

More than 200 photos were entered into this year’s Weston At Its Finest calendar competition.

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

This is the last week to send in your photos to the Weston At Its Finest competition.

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Friday, August 26, 2016

The Birnbeck Regeneration Trust is inviting people to sign up to its trip aboard the MV Balmoral on Saturday before it is too late.

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Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Mercury is this week teaming up with Birnbeck rescue campaigners to relaunch a photography competition where the winners could see their pictures featured in a calendar and sold across Weston-super-Mare.

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