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Golf club vision hit into bunker

A planning appeal could be lodged by the developer aiming to build homes, a sports centre and pitches and offices at the former Herne Bay Golf Club site. Mark Quinn, of Quinn Estates, is considering the appeal, as well as looking at whether amendments can be made to the plan, after the proposal was rejected by Canterbury city councillors last week. …

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Why moving our school to the coast has its attractions

It’s an issue that has sparked controversy and divided parents across the district, but in an exclusive interview with the Gazette, Barton Court head teacher Kirstin Cardus lays bare the reasons why it needs to move to Herne Bay A city grammar school looking at relocating to the coast has hit back at claims the move is a “done deal”. …

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I’m a game changer, says £200m planner

A property developer says his plans for the former Herne Bay Golf Club site could create 1,000 jobs and pump £20 million-a-year into the local economy. Mark Quinn, of Quinn Estates, has put forward an outline planning application for up to 570 new homes, shops, businesses, and a care home at the site alongside the A299 Thanet Way. He said …

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Parents say consultation figures were misleading

Parents are accusing a city grammar of “muddying the waters” over controversial plans to relocate to the coast. Barton Court in Canterbury this week published results of a consultation over proposals to move to Herne Bay. Parents have shown they are emphatically against the move – yet only a small number appear to have bothered to have their say. If …

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Head: No decisions have been made yet

Consultation begins over planned relocation of grammar school from Canterbury to Bay THE head teacher of a grammar school hoping to relocate from Canterbury to Herne Bay has reassured parents no decisions have been made yet. At the first meeting held as part of formal consultation on the plan, Barton Court head teacher Kirstin Cardus said there was still a …

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Herne Bay councillor charged with corruption

Canterbury city councillor Roger Matthews has been charged with corruption.  The 57-year-old, who represents Greenhill and Eddington ward in Herne Bay, has also been suspended from the Liberal Democrat Group following the shock news.  He is due to appear before magistrates on Thursday, March 26 alongside Herne Bay Golf Club owner Julian Brealy. Matthews said he plans to plead not guilty and will "have his day before judge and jury" at crown court. 

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