Cromer Pier Summer Show 2018

Event Start Date:
26th June 2018
Event End Date:
22nd September 2018
Event Venue:
Cromer Pier

The celebrated only End Of Pier Show in the world opens for its 41st season! Further details and booking information can be found here: https://www.cromerpier.co.uk/cromer-pier-show/summer-show-2018/

Phantom of the Prom Exhibition: History and archaeology of the Palais de la Pier-Promenade

Event Start Date:
16th June 2018
Event End Date:
4th November 2018
Event Venue:
Museum of Archeology Nice / Cimiez 160, avenue des Arènes - Nice

The exhibition invites the visitor to dive into the heart of the old casinos of the Pier-Promenade, emblematic buildings illustrating the art of living in Nice from 1883 to 1944. Which inhabitant of Nice or visitor to our city has not dreamed in front of the postcards and other reproductions of views of the Palais de la Pier-Promenade? Flagship establishment of the entertainment offer proposed to rich foreign tourists frequenting the capital of the Côte d’Azur in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century, the Pier-promenade remains one of the iconic buildings in history contemporary niçoise.

For further information please see: https://www.cimiez.com/le-fantome-de-la-prom/

Dr Kathryn Ferry on ‘The Genius of Eugenius’.

Brighton West Pier, Richard Riding
Event Start Date:
19th July 2018
Event End Date:
19th July 2018
Event Venue:
Brighton West Pier Centre Kings Road Arches

Eugenius Birch was the most prolific pier builder of his generation. To celebrate the bicentenary of his birth in 1818 Dr Kathryn Ferry will share new research about the life and work of the man who designed the West Pier. Kathryn Ferry is a historian specialising in the history and architecture of the seaside. She has published on subjects including the British Seaside Holiday, beach huts and Butlin’s. She is also a regular contributor to TV and radio. Ticket includes complimentary glass of wine, or soft drink.

The event is hosted by Brighton West Pier Trust from 6 to 7pm on Thursday 19th July. Further information and tickets can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/dr-kathryn-ferry-on-the-genius-of-eugenius-tickets-46797715226

The Great British Seaside Photography Exhibition

Event Start Date:
23rd March 2018
Event End Date:
30th September 2018
Event Venue:
National Maritime Museum, London

Celebrating beach photography by some of Britain’s most popular photographers, featuring Tony Ray Jones, David Hurn and Simon Roberts and new work by Martin Parr at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London. For further information and tickets please see https://www.rmg.co.uk/see-do/great-british-seaside