The Grand Pier: Phoenix from the Flames (Episode 2)
The Pavilion at The Grand Pier, Weston-super-Mare, was destroyed by a devastating fire in 2008.
Undaunted, owners Kerry and Michelle Michael immediately decided to rebuild - and they embarked on an amazing journey that took over two years to complete… the first new pier pavilion in over a century!
Phoenix From The Flames, tells the story from just after the fire, through site clearance, design, planning and construction, to the moment when the pavilion was finally ready to be fitted out…
The producers were granted full access to the pier and this DVD features unique film and first hand tales from architects, contractors, staff and the owners. This is a marvellous and entertaining documentary about a once in a lifetime event!
Technical details, RTP 0421
65 mins approx.
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