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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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‘East 17 is first of many big acts’

The arrival of band East 17 in Herne Bay for a Christmas gig will mark a new beginning for the town’s nightlife, say club bosses. Hundreds of tickets have already being sold for the group’s Friday at The Front appearance tomorrow and club spokesman Adrian Hand ley says it will be the first of many top Herne Bay gigs. Best-selling …

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Bun Penny: progress at last

Bun Penny pub sold for development The burnt out Bun Penny could soon rise from the ashes after it was sold for redevelopment. The derelict building – one of the town’s most complained about eyesores since it was gutted by fire in September 2011 – was under offer last month and the sale has now been formally completed. Estate agent …

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Charity art evokes golden age of seaside post cards

From bathing services and computer lessons to elderly care and dementia patients, staff at Herne Bay Age UK certainly have plenty of work on their plate. But now they’ve found a playful new way of letting people know about all the things they offer, after asking a local cartoonist to create some comical postcards. Nathan Ariss moved to Central Parade …

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Free winter parking considered

Councillors will consider a request to scrap winter parking charges at a meeting next week. Parking bosses want to increase fees for parking on Central Parade by 10p per hour but business owners have asked for free parking or lower charges from November to January. The town’s councillors will discuss the issue at a public meeting on Tuesday, at 6.30pm …

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Herne Bay sea front development

A TV bad guy is shrugging off his image to develop a positive project to regenerate Herne Bay. Actor Bill Murray, who played Johnny Allen in EastEnders, is poised to submit plans to provide a link from the town centre to the seafront, opening up views of the historic clocktower. The star owns properties along Central Parade and plans to …

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Residents ‘in tears’ as care home shut down

Eight residents aged 25 to 80 were left in tears when their care home was suddenly closed forcing them into temporary accommodation. Officials from the Care Quality Commission made a shock decision to shut Sea View Lodge in Central Parade, Herne Bay, amid allegations of neglect and abuse. A court order was made at Canterbury Magistrates' Court and the home's registration was cancelled with immediate effect on Wednesday, meaning the eight residents were moved out by Kent County Council staff.

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