Category Archives: South Parade Pier

South Parade Pier update – FoI response from Hampshire Fire & Rescue

The news about South Parade Pier has been getting a bit better lately.  It’s been confirmed that the South Parade Trust and the Pier’s owners are in discussion about a change of ownership.  Despite the battering waves and driving wind, … Continue reading

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South Parade Trust Launch Party 21/11/13

UPDATE 23/11/13: I had a wander down to the Pier earlier, it’s a gorgeous morning in Pompey and I had to ask myself “how much would the Pier take today if it was open and it had a cafe or … Continue reading

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South Parade Pier booze licence extension

The owners of South Parade Pier have applied for a licence extension for a new bar, which is being built in about half of the amusement arcade at the front of the Pier.  It is a pity to see the … Continue reading

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South Parade Pier Planning Enforcement Notice

Update 11/9/13 It was confirmed at today’s meeting of the City Council Planning Committee that an enforcement notice would now be served on the Pier’s owners.  They had held off serving one, and Mr Nash wanted to see if he … Continue reading

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South Parade Pier 16/7/13

There is a meeting of Portsmouth City Council’s Planning Committee on Wednesday July 17th, 2pm at the Guildhall, and Item 6 on the agenda is South Parade Pier.  Work to make the Pier safe has been proceeding at a very … Continue reading

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Lies, Damn Lies, South Parade Pier and the Pyramids

I was particularly struck by a report on The News website that appeared today, being an account of what happened at East Southsea Neighbourhood Forum meeting on Thursday night.  I was at the Forum and feel the report is a … Continue reading

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