County News(VIDEO): Sussex pier rises from the ashes

Here is a video which explains how, with the support of the public, organisations and Hastings Pier Charity, Hastings Pier was able to reopen to the public this week.

Thursday, 28th April 2016, 7:42 am
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 9:57 pm
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. SUS-160428-061631001

The Victorian attraction was virtually destroyed following a devastating fire in October 2010.

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Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. SUS-160428-061631001

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Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. SUS-160428-061654001
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. SUS-160428-061716001
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. First people to walk through the gates. SUS-160428-061533001
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Hastings Handicraft: Ross Mischewski, Oliver Prandstaetter and Sandra Morris. SUS-160428-061609001
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. Hastings' photographer John Cole. SUS-160428-061931001
Opening of Hastings Pier to the public. 27/4/16. Photo taken from the video. SUS-160428-061557001