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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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Ex-fiancee’s grief at taxi driver Danny’s death

Tributes paid to 28-year-old found dead at bottom of cliffs A taxi driver texted his ex-fiancee saying “please don’t watch the news” just hours before his body was found at the bottom of cliffs. Danny Scott, 29, who worked for Northgate Cars in Canterbury, was discovered on the beach at Reculver on Wednesday morning last week. He had been living …

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Step back in time during heritage weekend

Tours and exhibitions showing off historically significant places and sights will be on offer from September 11 to 14, as part of the annual Heritage Open Days. The event celebrates England’s fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. The Library at Canterbury Cathedral will be …

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Dog walkers, please remember skylarks

I WOULD like to encourage dog owners who walk their dogs from Bishopstone along the cliff top to Reculver Towers, to please be aware that at this time of year skylarks, which are ground-nesting birds, are trying to make their nests and rear their young on the patch of ground between the two public pathways up to the towers. Skylarks …

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St Mary’s plan for a £250k hall

Historic church looking to expand in the 21st century AND so it came to pass that one of the country’s oldest churches expanded in the 21st century with a new community hall. The original St Mary the Virgin church was built near Reculver Towers about 1,500 years ago. Now, The Friends of St Mary’s are hoping to secure its future …

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Hidden danger as Reculver crumbles

Walkers told to stay away from top and bottom of cliffs OFFICIALS have admitted they are powerless to stop a Bay beauty spot from falling into the sea. Over the past week, several tonnes of rock have crashed onto the beach at Reculver as the cliff falls away, prompting warnings to walkers to stay away from the edge. Council staff …

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