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Stone-throwing yobs in Herne Bay

A toddler was hit in the eye by stone-throwing yobs who are “driving tourists away” from Herne Bay seafront. The three-year-old was hurt in one of three incidents witnessed by a town councillor in as many weeks. Also targeted by the unruly teenagers were a coach-load of French students and a pensioner. Cllr Andrew Cook (Con) says he has seen people being …

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Parents urged to help tackle vandals targeting town gallery

Volunteers have issued an appeal to parents to help them track down the youths responsible for a spate of vandalism in Herne Bay. The Pier Trust was left stunned to find that panels in the windbreak had been smashed twice In five days. Then on Thursday last week vandals struck again at Beach Creative in Beach Street, smashing windows at …

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‘Teach children to respect the area they live in’ plea

Pier Trust appeals to parents after windbreak’s panels smashed PARENTS and teachers are being asked to explain to young people how hard volunteers are working to improve and maintain Herne Bay Pier, which was vandalised once again last week. Members of the Pier Trust were shocked to find that two of the panels installed in the windbreak had been smashed. …

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Anti-vandalism appeal at Herne Bay pier

PARENTS and teachers are being asked to explain to young people how hard volunteers are working to improve Herne Bay pier, following incidents of vandalism at the site. Members of the Pier Trust were shocked to find last week that two of the panels installed in the windbreak had been smashed. Chairman Doreen Stone said: “It is such a shame that …

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Will town Green pier plan really see the light of day?

Eco-credentials of controversial seafront structure may be crucial THE chairman of the Herne Bay Pier Trust says that proposals for a green-energy project could be the best chance the town has of ever seeing its pier restored to its former glory. The plans for a tidal lagoon, barrage and underwater turbines, revealed exclusively by the Times, would form the basis …

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Add your name to petition in campaign for pier funding

Last-minute push to gain support for a share of government cash An architect has appealed for public support to help bring his vision for Herne Bay’s pier to life. Tim Sanderson is calling on people to sign a petition to the government calling for funds to be spent on the seafront landmark. The petition on the 10 Downing Street website …

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‘GREEN PIER’ COULD EARN £500K A YEAR

Trust hears plans for barrage, lagoon and underwater turbines HERNE Bay could be taking a bold leap into the future if plans for a “green pier” come to fruition. The proposals were aired at last week’s annual general meeting of the Herne Bay Pier Trust and comprise a tidal lagoon, a barrage and underwater turbines that would capture the power …

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Annual festival will turn back the clock

Herne Bay will be taken back to its Victorian heyday when the 2015 festival comes to the town in August. The theme was decided after a public vote on social media run by event organisers Continental Drifts. In total 43% voted for the historical theme, ahead of 32% for Wish You Were Here and 25% for Herne Bay Through the …

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Kayleigh Duff is Herne Bay’s 2014 woman of the year

Kayleigh Duff has been voted as Herne Bay’s 2014 woman of the year. Five outstanding people with amazing stories were running for the title of Herne Bay’s man or woman of the year but Mrs Duff, the young mother who spent her last months living life to the fullest, came first with 45% of votes. The mother of 4-year-old Kai was only 24 …

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Poll: who is Herne Bay’s man or woman of the year?

Doreen Stone, the Chairwoman of the Herne Bay Pier Trust Comments (0) FIVE inspirational people from Herne Bay have been nominated by one of our readers to feature in this poll. Who deserves the title? 1. Jo Mumford – the young musician has made a video and sold jewellery she created to raise money and awareness for charity Epilepsy Action. The 26-year-old Herne Bay lady …

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