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Herne Bay airshow: Chinook helicopter to make stunning appearance

A RAF Chinook helicopter is the latest aircraft to be confirmed for Herne Bay’s Amy Johnston Memorial Airshow this summer. The Chinook is one of the world’s top military craft and has been used countless times in active service around the world including in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province. It joins a host of other craft already announced for the airshow on …

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Red Arrows to thrill crowds in historic first

Aerial acrobats head for Herne Bay THE Red Arrows will head for Herne Bay this summer in an “historic first” for the town. The legendary aerobatic display team will perform as part of the Amy Johnson Memorial Airshow on August 15. Their appearance was secured after the Herne Bay Promo team mounted a successful fundraising appeal before applying to the …

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Red Arrows confirm appearance at Herne Bay airshow in August

The world-famous Red Arrows will take to the skies above Herne Bay this summer as part of what has been billed Kent’s number one coastal airshow. As many as 50,000 people are expected to flock to the town for the event, with the popular RAF display team now set to take star billing after their appearance was confirmed today. They …

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Air show crew’s call for help with take-off

Event organisers have appealed for help to bring a historic aircraft to the skies above Herne Bay this summer. The Bay Promo Team are organising this year’s air show and want to bring the Gloster Meteor to the town to dazzle the crowds. The Meteor fighter appeared in the skies 70 years ago and propelled Britain into the jet age. …

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Sci-Fi by the Sea-quel attracts timelords and bounty hunters

Science fiction lovers can meet the seventh Doctor Who and a Star Wars legend at a sci-fi spectacular this summer. Work has already started on securing top names and attractions for the Sci-Fi by the Sea 3 event organised by the Bay Promo Team after 8,000 people attended last year’s successful event. Former timelord Sylvester McCoy, who has recently starred …

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Fantastic year of fun by the seaside

Could 2015 be Herne Bay’s biggest and best ever year? As 2014 comes to a close here in Herne Bay, I thought it would be a good time to reflect on 2014 and mention just some of what we, as a town, can look forward to in 2015. It’s been a great year for Herne Bay, and the community has …

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People’s Millions celebrations

Volunteers have celebrated winning £50,000 for the pier as part of the ITV Meridian People’s Millions programme. The Pier Trust and local schoolchildren gathered on the seafront to be told the news by presenter Sarah Saunders. They were in competition for the money with the East Kent Railway Trust in the village of Shepherdswell near Dover. Trust chairman Doreen Stone …

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Bay’s a Force to be reckoned with

The truth is out there…Herne Bay is on the map. As thousands of sci-fi fans flocked to the seaside it’s clear the Bay has cemented its position as one of the UK’s leading conventions. Trekkies, Whovians and Jedi Masters from across the world queued to catch a glimpse of Sci-fi superstars Chris Barrie, Hattie Hayridge and David Prowse. Looking back …

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