Amphitheatre planned for Chapel St Leonards seafront

Chapel St Leonards Officials said the development would improve the are for both tourists and residents

Related Stories

Plans to create a three-tiered seafront amphitheatre to boost tourism along a stretch of the Lincolnshire coast have been announced.

It is part of a scheme to revamp an area at Chapel St Leonards and would be "along the lines of the Minack Theatre in Cornwall", officials said.

Residents have previously called for the area, known as the Pullover, to be improved.

The development is a joint project between county and local councils.

Amanda Bond, development officer at Lincolnshire County Council, said: "The coastline in this area is truly stunning and our plans would create a space worthy of the beauty spot.

"Our overall aim is to boost tourism and enable visitors to make the most of the beach."

Plans for the 100 seat theatre will go on display during a consultation event taking place in the resort on 26 July.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Lincolnshire



Min. Night 5 °C

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • Audi R8Best in show

    BBC Autos takes a look at 10 of the most eye-catching new cars at the 2015 Geneva motor show


  • A robotClick Watch

    The latest in robotics including software that can design electronics to solve problems

Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.