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Seagulls stuck in aerials lead to 999 calls

Seagulls becoming trapped in TV aerials, falling off roofs and being shot with air rifles are just some of the reasons for calls made to the emergency services. Details released to the Gazette reveal police and fire brigade crews have responded to a dozen incidents across Canterbury, Faversham, Herne Bay and Whitstable in the last three years. It includes six …

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Stable destroyed in early morning fire

A stable was burnt to the ground this morning in a fire that could be seen more than a mile away. The building in a field near the former Herne Bay Golf Course caught fire at about 6.45am today (Friday), and the fire was initially reported as grassland. But when crews arrived on the scene they discovered the stable was …

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Rescuers save duo stuck in the mud

A MOTHER and daughter rescued after sinking up to their waist in mud at Bishopstone have thanked those who helped them. Pier Trust chairman Doreen Stone and her daughter were stranded on Sunday after going alter their dog, who had run onto the mud — the result of a landslide — and got into trouble. After friends raised the alarm, …

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