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Piratical display lights up the pier

People power – and a pinch of piracy – is behind a festive lights display erected more than a kilometre out to sea. A Christmas tree of light, made from around 1,000 lights, appeared on the stranded head of Herne Bay pier just before Christmas. Pier Pirates claimed responsibility for the seasonal display and said the lights were a symbol …

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Herne Bay Pier Trust must prove its competence to run the pier

Council bosses are considering closing Herne Bay pier amid fears that the Pier Trust is not fit to manage it. Members of Canterbury City Council's ruling executive committee will discuss a hard-hitting report at a meeting on Thursday.

In it, the council's head of culture Dawn Hudd warns the council could close the pier and that it will only be handed to the pier trust if they can prove they have enough cash, competence and experience to run it.

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The Pier Trust’s A&EGM

Well, the Pier Trust meeting on 27th November turned out to be a mixture of shambolic, puzzling and inspirational.

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