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My experience beats angler’s

I read with great interest the reply to my letter by Andy Newell (Facts And Figures For Pier Project, Letters and Opinion, Herne Bay Gazette, December 19). First I acknowledge Mr Newell’s experience of the local sea conditions around Herne Bay. I also have lived in this area since I was four. I have also held an Ocean RYA Yachtmacter’s …

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Pier project

I can in no way take issue with GB Grundon’s remarks, made as a marine civil engineer, on the proposals for a pier marina. However, I do believe, having been professionally engaged in tourism for some 45 years, to be qualified to give a different view to him that Herne Bay should push for a new pier. By implication he …

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Storms would not affect pier project

I would like to set the record straight after the torrent of non-stop swipes by Doreen Stone at the pier marina idea (We’re Working Hard To Bring Life To Pier, Letters and Opinion, Herne Bay Gazette, November 27). Back in the depths of the worst recession since possibly since the 1930s we held a meeting with no less than three …

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What does the future hold for the pier?

A public meeting has been called to discuss of Herne Bay’s iconic pier. Ed Targett, the prospective Green Party MP for Herne Bay, has called a meeting (7pm Sunday, 23rd November at the King’s Hall) in order to discuss how the pier could be extended or rebuilt. He claims the short term plans of the Pier Trust, which runs the …

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