Chamber Charity Spotlight | Queens Pier Restoration Trust | Oct 2021

Now more than ever local charities need support from the business community to ensure the fantastic work they undertake continues and develops. Charitable work is an excellent way to enhance your businesses CSR, in addition to giving you and your team the “feel good factor” Every month Chamber Voice will be highlighting the propositions and projects of our individual Charity members and educating you on how and why your business might choose to become a supporter. This month we hear from the team at Queen’s Pier Restoration Trust who have outlined the various sponsorship packages available to the corporate sector.

Date: Thursday 07 October 2021

Queen’s Pier Restoration Trust was formed in 2016 for the explicit purpose of restoring the Queen’s Pier, Ramsey back to its original state, or as near as possible utilising modern day materials. The purchase of the necessary materials is very expensive and to present a variety of options, we offer the following sliding scale for your consideration. Should you agree to any sponsorship shown below we will, with your permission, publish your generosity on our Face Book page which currently enjoys a following in excess of 5000 on and off Island. Also, there will be a dedicated page on our website, ramseypier.im, which we will set up from your input, with a link back to your own system.

Sponsor a full bay including all items for £70,500. This includes the following:

New Steel including fabrication, galvanisation and painting.
All necessary wood including decking planks.
Annual Insurance.
Scaffolding.
Hand Safety Rails.
Marine Standard Paint.
Railway Lines and fishplates.
Consumables.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay you have sponsored with wording of your choice. This will be seen by all who visit the pier. You also have the option to fit plaques to each row of planks should you wish to do so.

Sponsor a Bay less the Hard Wood decking planks for £62,400. This includes the following:

New Steel including fabrication, galvanisation and painting.
All necessary wood less decking planks.
Annual Insurance.
Scaffolding.
Hand Safety Rails.
Marine Standard Paint.
Railway Lines and fishplates.
Consumables.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay you have sponsored with wording of your choice. This will be seen by all who visit the pier. The decking planks will be sold separately to the public by the Trust, and these will have an individual plaque fixed to each plank sold.

Sponsor a Bay steel only for £33,000. This includes the following:

All Steel for a bay, fabricated, galvanised and painted.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay showing you as the sponsor for the steel. Other sponsors who have supported other aspects of the bay restoration will also appear on this plaque. This will be seen by all who visit the pier.

Sponsor a Bay for all the wood for £14,100. This includes the following:

All the wood for the Bay including all the Hard Wood Decking planks

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay showing you as the sponsor for all the wood. Other sponsors who have supported other aspects of the bay restoration will also appear on this plaque. You have the option to fit plaques to each row of planks should you wish to do so. This will be seen by all who visit the pier.

Sponsor a Bay for all the decking wood for £8,100. This includes the following:

All the hard wood decking planks for the bay.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay showing you as the sponsor for all the decking wood. Other sponsors who have supported other aspects of the bay restoration will also appear on this plaque. You have the option to fit plaques to each row of planks should you wish to do so. This will be seen by all who visit the pier

Sponsor a Bay for the annual insurance of £15,000. This includes the following:

The annual Public Liability Insurance to allow the necessary coverage as required in our lease.

Sponsor a Bay for the Scaffold for £4,000. This includes the following:

The fitting of the scaffold for a bay. This is required for the safe working platform for all workers on the pier and it vital for Health and Safety purposes.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay showing you as the sponsor for the scaffold. Other sponsors who have supported other aspects of the bay restoration will also appear on this plaque. This will be seen by all who visit the pier.

Sponsor the steel for a particular Bay for a minimum of £1,000. This includes the following:

Sponsoring the steel for a minimum of £1,000 is a way by which we can raise the necessary money for the most expensive item on the Bay. This sponsorship can be in multiples of £1,000 up to an amount you can feel comfortable with.

For this there will be a 400mm x 300mm brass plaque permanently displayed to the handrails on the bay showing you as the sponsor for the steel along with the amount sponsored. Other sponsors who have supported the purchase of the steel along with other aspects of the bay restoration will also appear on this plaque. This will be seen by all who visit the pier.

For more information or to contact QPRT please visit https://www.qprt.im/