Suggs lays the last plank. Photo Credit: George Palmer

Suggs (also known as Graham McPherson from Madness) visited Hastings Pier today to lay the last plank, marking the end of 2 long years of restoration to the beloved seaside structure. Over 50 miles of new planking, and over 500,000 fixings have been made since work started in January 2014.

Madness are set to play at the opening show on May 21st this year on Hastings Pier – tickets going on sale March 24th.