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Vikings in Thanet

Isle of Thanet Archaeological Society Just to let you know that our first Talk of the 2013 Season is on Monday, 25th February. We all think we know about the Vikings, warriors in horned helmets who spread terror when they raided Britain!!.  But is this the true story?   We should find out more at a Talk given by expert …

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Inspirational Herne Bay

How Herne Bay reinvigorated a famous French artist When influential French artist Marcel Duchamp arrived in Herne Bay, he was considering giving up art, but after four weeks in the town he returned to Europe full of new ideas. His time in Herne Bay will be celebrated with a three-week festival starting at the end of July, featuring exhibitions, talks, …

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Margate Clock Tower

Margate Clock Tower is an iconic and well-loved feature of Margate. Built to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, it was officially opened on 24th May 1889, the Queen’s 70th birthday. The Clock Tower boasts a time ball, used to allow ships at sea and onlookers on shore to set their clocks accurately. The time ball is a large copper ball …

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Litter pick on the Downs

The nice people of the East Cliff Neighbourhood Panel are organising a litter pick on the Downs this Saturday 23rd Feb. Starting from the Herne Bay Sailing Club at 10am, this litter pick will be concentrating on the eastern end of the Downs, from Canterbury Road as far as the Hundred Steps at the end of Sea View Road. If …

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Planning Applications: 15th Feb 2013

3 in Herne Bay

CA//13/00182/FUL: 20 Bank Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5EA Change of use to Use Class A4 (micro pub), ground floor only to be used. Applicant: Mr Wicks Reason: Conservation area
CA//13/00209/FUL: 68 Spenser Road, Herne Bay, CT6 5QW Replacement of front door and five windows. Applicant: Mr Drake Reason: Conservation area
CA//13/00237/FUL: The Pier, Central Parade, Herne Bay Erection of 18 retail kiosks and two flag poles on existing pier. Applicant: Herne Bay Pier Trust Reason: Conservation area.​

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Planning Applications: 8th Feb 2013

​5 in Herne Bay

CA//13/00098/FUL: 32 High Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5LH Demolition of existing portal framed building and replacement with eight residential apartments with associated communal space (revised scheme). Applicant: Mr and Mrs Hampshire Reason: Conservation area.
CA//13/00099/CAC: 32 High Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5LH Demolition of existing portal framed building and replacement with eight residential apartments with associated communal space (revised scheme). Applicant: Mr and Mrs Hampshire Reason: Demolition of unlisted building in conservation area
CA//13/00153/FUL: Jersey Dairy Farm, 80 Mill Lane, Herne, CT6 7DR Redevelopment of old ‘Jersey Farm Dairy’ to form five dwellings: two from conversion of ‘cow shed’, one from conversion/extension of ‘dairy building’ and construction of two new dwellings.  Applicant: Mr T Pearman Reason: Setting of listed building in conservation area
CA//13/00156/CAC: Jersey Dairy Farm, 80 Mill Lane, Herne, CT6 7DR Demolition of building in connection with redevelopment of old ‘Jersey Farm Dairy’ to form five dwellings. Applicant: Mr T Pearman Reason: Demolition of unlisted building in conservation area
CA//13/00195/FUL: Herne Bay Court, Canterbury Road, Herne Bay, CT6 5TD Erection of retirement village on land at Herne Bay Court, retention of main building and conversion to village clubhouse, provision of health and wellness centre and spa, together with landscaping works and associated works. Applicant: Partners - to Group Centre Ministries Reason: Contrary/Major/Conservation

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Basic Archaeology Course

For those of you who like their history well-matured, this could be just the thing… Our friends at IoTAS (Isle of Thanet Archaelogical Society) are offering an 8 session course in basic archaelogy, running from March to November 2013 – details below.

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Planning Applications: 18th Jan 2013

1 in Herne Bay:​

CA//12/02097/FUL: Altira Business Park, Margate Road, Herne Bay, CT6 6LA Erection of a foodstore (Use Class A1) including a cafe, industrial/commercial units (Use Class B1, B2 and/or B8), petrol filling station, surface level car parking, new access and highway works, landscaping, servicing and associated works. Applicant: Terrace Hill (Herne Bay) Limited Reason: Contrary to development plan and major.​

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