Demolition work has started this morning on the old toilet block on the promenade at the end of Trinity Road.
I took the photo above as the workmen were just fencing off the area and they said they’d start demolition at 11am. Mark Cunningham captured roof of the building being knocked off an hour later (below).
Plans to convert the block into a cafe were given permission some years ago and a licence to serve alcohol was also subsequently granted but the development work never started. Any redevelopment or demolition work is only allowed to take place from April to September as the beach is a registered Site of Special Scientific Interest (
An eyesore removed or an opportunity missed? Have your say in the comments below.