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Archive for: September 2010

Massive blaze at Weston Hotel

A devastating fire has destroyed the Royal Pier Hotel in Weston super Mare with over 30 fire engines on the scene the fire service expect to be on scene overnight.

Last year the same hotel was attacked by arsonists which destroyed the roof and the upper floors and has been left in an insecure and ruined state until today’s blaze which has threatened nearby buildings including the Captains Cabin and the Anchor Hotel.



Birnbeck Pier up for sale… again

After a long period of silence from developer Urban Splash about the future of Birnbeck Pier, the Weston Echo can exclusively reveal that the pier is once again up for sale dashing local hopes of it’s restoration.

This information has not yet been officially confirmed by Urban Splash but a sign reading “All Enquiries” can now be seen at the entrance to the pier. Keep your eye on this page for more information.