THE owner of Eastbourne and Hastings piers has announced exciting new plans.

Sheikh Abid Gulzar owns Hastings Pier, which is to become a UK first.

The online post tonight reads: “We at Hastings Pier are so excited to announce that we will soon become a UK first.

In November we will be the only Pier in the UK to have a Real Ice Rink at our Winter Wonderland from 21st November- 3rd January open daily with Festive Rides, Foods, Bars and lots of Hot Chocolate and Marshmallows.

Come and join the fun at Hastings Pier Winter Wonderland.Online Ice Rink ticket sales now open.

Book early to secure your ticket.Covid 19 Gold Standard in operation. https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/ices-kating