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Herne Bay Catamavan creator Peter Thurston wanted to challenge Jeremy Clarkson and the Top Gear team to a race

It’s been the talk of the town after photos surfaced of a caravan fixed to a catamaran being towed along the Swale. Now, KentOnline can reveal the man behind the bizarre contraption is pensioner Peter Thurston. And before the BBC announced its decision not to renew Jeremy Clarkson’s contract, the 81-year-old hoped to challenge the former Top Gear presenter and …

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National Motorists Action Group probes claims Canterbury City Council’s parking signs are unlawful

Investigators are examining claims the city council has doled out thousands of unlawful parking tickets in Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay. A UK-wide motorists’ watchdog has referred the authority’s enforcement policy to the district auditor claiming “long-time serious irregularities”. National Motorists’ Action Group (NMAG) says that parking signs throughout the district are illegally worded and rely on a misinterpretation of …

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Mystery over strange man in primary school toilets

The identity of an intruder found in the girls’ toilets of a primary school remains unknown. The man was spotted by a pupil at Reculver Primary School on Thursday morning, sparking a police search of the building. But despite a thorough investigation, the school has been unable to establish who the man was. It has since reviewed security measures at …

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