A look back in video to the fire on Eastbourne Pier in 2014

Fire crews were alerted that the pier was on fire at just after 3pm on July 30 2014.

This video was filmed early evening (July 30) as the fire crews were still working hard to keep the fire under control.

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A video still of the fire on July 30 2014

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