In 1925 the promenade was extended northwards and Corner Cafe opened.
With its ballroom for dances and concerts the Corner Cafe represented one of the corportation’s boldest ventures into municipal catering and entertainment. Altogether, the promenade extension and cafe complex cost the ratepayer £32,000.
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