Two Victorian features in the town are the pier and the bandstand. The pier was restored thanks to energetic fund-raising. Planks for the walkway could be bought and fitted with a brass inscription and we purchased one for our daughters. On this visit we were offered some Brasso and a cloth if we wanted to polish the plaque. I politely declined. Another time, perhaps!
The small gallery had an exhibition of deckchair designs. Here is one by Neil Murison which is going to be auctioned to raise money for ongoing maintenance.
And just in time, the decorations are in a very poor state.
and admired the pots of lilies.
Then we went for an ice-cream. Well, we were beside the seaside!