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SAINSBURY’S AND ALDI ON THE WAY

Two major supermarket developments getting started this spring WORK is finally due to start on two supermarket developments in Herne Bay. It is anticipated that the construction of an Aldi store will start next month on the site of the King’s Road car park, while Sainsbury’s is looking at a May start date for its development at Altira Park on …

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Positive proof that Herne Bay is back in business

The impact of town’s regeneration felt at busy networking event THERE was not a negative word to be heard at Herne Bay’s seventh business and projects exhibition on Wednesday. Developers, charities, organisations and individuals from across the district converged on King’s Hall to show what they had to offer and to indulge in some all-important networking. For the first time, …

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You’re off your trolley to not shop local

Jules Serkin Co-presenter of Kent Business Radio and co-founder of the Kent Business Tweetups — gives a round-up of local business news. Listen to her show live on www.channelradio.co.uk JUST as Whitstable is welcoming Morrisons to the High Street and planning a third supermarket for the Thanet Way, we consumers are apparently turning our backs on the weekly trolley dash. …

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Sainsbury’s deal could fund Blacksole Bridge

The construction of a pedestrian crossing beside the Blacksole Bridge cannot come a moment too soon says Herne Bay councillor Peter Vickery-Jones. He was speaking after the bridge suffered vehicle damage at the weekend, which Cllr Vickery-Jones said would have killed anyone crossing on foot at the time. The damage is not thought to be structural but left a severe …

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Supermarket deal will bring £2m to the town

Sainsbury’s promises cash injection and new bridge HERNE Bay will get a cash injection of almost £2 million — plus a new Blacksole bridge — if planners allow a supermarket to be built at Altira. Sainsbury’s bosses have pledged the money as part of negotiations over the planning application for a new store at Altira Park, near Beltinge. The development …

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Sainsbury’s could bring new bridge to Blacksole

A NEW Blacksole Bridge could finally become a reality as part of the development of a new superstore near Beltinge. Documents submitted with a formal planning application for Sainsbury’s at Altira include the bridge as part of a transport plan for the supermarket. There would also be business units, a cafe and petrol station along with almost 500 car parking …

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Councillors in ‘snobs’ row over superstore

Claims Aldi not ‘high quality’ enough to regenerate Bay IS BUDGET supermarket Aldi too down-market to act as a catalyst for Herne Bay’s regeneration? The question was raised at a council meeting on Thursday, after councillors were told the firm’s plan to build a new store in the town had been formally approved. The decision ended years of negotiation by …

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Planning Cockup

CCC’s slapdash use of their own website has limited our opportunity to comment on a couple of major local issues. When it comes to advertising any planning applications in the district, our Council is only obliged to put public notices near the site in question, and in a local paper. They use Kent on Sunday, so that must be OK, …

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Survey shows huge support for Sainsbury’s

Sainsbury’s plans for a £40 million out-of-town shopping complex at Herne Bay have received the thumbs up from residents. According to figures released today (31st October) by developers, 84 per cent of locals support the scheme at the Altira Business Park. This follows a display of the plans at the Premier Inn’s TableTable restaurant earlier this month which attracted nearly …

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Supermarkets everywhere

You know how it is - there you are waiting for a supermarket, and then a whole load of them come along at once... Developer Terrace Hill want to slap a large Sainsbury's on the Altira Tumbleweed Park at the edge of town. They're also proposing a load of business space, which is a bit surprising given that Altira is dedicated to providing business space, but that's their call.

This proposal has already caused a spat and some name-calling amongst the HB Town Partners

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