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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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Local artists help celebrate Record Store Day in Herne Bay

Kris Searle and Carl Crane Comments (0) Organisers of a day dedicated to celebrating independent music shops are hoping for a record turn-out. Os and Chris Eastman, who own B Side The C Side in Herne Bay High Street, have teamed up with Kris Searle and Carl Crane from Inspire U Records to celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday, April 18. …

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Quiz night raises £600

MORE than 100 people took part in a quiz night to raise money for this year’s events on Herne Bay pier. The highly competitive event, held at Herne Bay junior school, produced a total of more than £600, together with a £50 donation to quizmaster Peter Warr’s good causes in Africa. There was a fish-and-chip supper, raffle and prizes including …

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Kris Searle plays Herne Bay gig to boost studio dream

Rocking for Herne Bay… Kris Searle and Carl Crane Comments (0) AN OFFICIAL Grammy-considered artist will debut two new songs at a fund-raising event for a music studio on Herne Bay Pier. Kris Searle, who grew up in Herne Bay but built a music business in LA, has moved back to his home town and set up Inspire U Records with …

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Haunting tales of the undead from the Bay

We recount town’s spookiest stories UNWORLDLY creatures in Herne Bay? You had better believe it! Over the years, there have been numerous sightings of mysterious beings in this bustling seaside resort. From the beloved pier to the home of an elderly lady, you never know where you might come across something that might Just send a shiver down your spine. …

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The 7 most haunted places in Herne Bay

Comments (0) FOR people from out of town, Herne Bay may seem like a sleepy little seaside town, but they might be surprised to find a dark story behind some of our most celebrated places. Over the years, numerous sightings have been reported of unworldly creatures in our town. From our beloved pier to the home of a local elderly lady, …

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Emergency services rescue person from underneath Herne Bay Pier

HERNE Bay Coastguard and Kent Police rescued a person under the influence of alcohol underneath Herne Bay Pier last night (Sunday).Emergency services were called at 11.18pm to reports of shouts for help coming from underneath the pier. On arrival, it was low water so crews were able to investigate and an intoxicated person was found by the police.

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A peerless pIace for brave birders to watch the sea

THE 12th-century towers of the ruined church that loom over Reculver’s Roman fort form one of the Herne Bay area’s more striking landmarks, but to most people the spot is essentially a summer location. Certainly, if you can blot out the adjoining sprawl of caravans, a misty autumn or winter day can create an atmospheric experience in which you let …

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Facts and figures for pier project

Firstly, can I thank GB Grundon on his in depth analysis of the Pier Marina Project (Yes To A Marina But In The Right Place, Letters and Opinion, Heme Bay Gazette, December 11). We have the full facts and figures surrounding the Pier Marina Project through a feasibility engineering study which cost nearly £20,000 and was completed by marine engineering …

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DELIGHT AS ‘PEOPLE’S PIER’ VOTE LANDS £50K

Big Lottery prize will pay for new canopy PIER TRUST campaigners are “bowled over” after whining a £60,000 award from the Big Lottery Fund — but say that is just the start of their fundraising plans fur the seafront landmark. The money was awarded as part of ITV Meridian’s People’s Millions competition, with the good news announced on the pier …

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