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New hope for Bun Penny as eyesore finds a new owner

Flats will replace fire-ravaged former pub THE burnt-out Bun Penny could soon rise from the ashes after being sold for redevelopment. The derelict building — one of the town’s most complained-about eyesores since it was gutted by fire in September 2011 — was under offer last month and the sale has now been formally completed. New era Estate agent Peter …

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Traders told they must up their game

Town shops urged to make most of business market brings TRADERS need to up their game if they want to survive Herne Bay market’s move to the town centre, according to a business leader. Nigel Hancock, of the Bay Independent Retail Group, told members they had to capitalise on the extra customers in the town by improving what they offer …

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Supermarket deal will bring £2m to the town

Sainsbury’s promises cash injection and new bridge HERNE Bay will get a cash injection of almost £2 million — plus a new Blacksole bridge — if planners allow a supermarket to be built at Altira. Sainsbury’s bosses have pledged the money as part of negotiations over the planning application for a new store at Altira Park, near Beltinge. The development …

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Calls for the Bay to have own council grow louder

Town needs group to put views IS IT time to reclaim our Bay? That’s the question campaigners are asking this week after another Canterbury City Council decision was met with fury in the town. This time, it was the decision to block two-hour parking bays in the town, even though it was supported at a meeting of Bay councillors and …

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‘Owners must be forced to clean up eyesore pub’

Hundreds back petition for council to take legal action HUNDREDS of people have signed a petition calling for urgent action on the burnt-out Bun Penny. The pub has been an eyesore on the seafront since it was destroyed in an arson attack in September 2011, and despite officials declaring it was “a priority”, no improvements have been made. The campaign …

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Do something about this now

This petition calls for an urgent solution to the problem of the Bun Penny eyesore WE DEMAND action on the burnt-out Bun Penny. That is the message behind a new petition set up to urge council bosses to do something to tackle the eyesore of the former pub on Herne Bay seafront. It has been left to rot since it …

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