The Redcar Beacon
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Have you heard the one about the 'vertical pier' in Redcar?

Ever heard the one about the vertical pier? The Beacon in Redcar cost £1.6m and opened in 2013.

As part of 50 days of special features on the town, BBC Panorama asks if buildings like this can help regenerate an area.

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  • 02 Dec 2015
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