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Firefighters tackle blaze at Herne Bay home

A family’s home is on fire this evening in Herne Bay. Five fire engines are currently at the house in Stanley Gardens where crews are working to douse the flames with water jets. The fire is believed to have started just after 5.30pm. Four fire engines were called to the scene An eyewitness said crews smashed the top windows of …

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Competition all set to commence

SO, ALDI will be in competition with Morrison’s in Herne Bay just yards apart. For Morrison’s to compete on price with Aldi it would need to carry approximately the same number of lines, which would mean a large reduction of what it carries at present. Will this happen, hardly likely. Anyone with only a cursory glance at the business pages …

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Work on Aldi in Herne Bay to start next month

How the Aldi store could look Comments (0) WORK on an Aldi supermarket in Herne Bay is expected to start next month. The Aldi store was granted planning permission in November and now the proposals for the 1,665 sq m store, which will be built by Coplan Estates on the site of the King’s Road car park, should be just weeks …

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Retail Strategy

“The retail offer of Herne Bay, also dominated by independents, should benefit from regeneration efforts identified in the Herne Bay Area Action Plan, which seeks to improve the retail offer and increase the amount of consumer spending retained in the town.” [Draft Local Plan 4.9] The Herne Bay Area Action Plan (HBAAP) was written over a period of a couple …

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Morrisons pulls the plug

Supermarket chain Morrisons has withdrawn plans for a store in Herne Bay town centre. The supermarket’s move from its current Beach Street site to the town had been seen as key to Canterbury City Council plans for redevelopment. Denne Construction was confirmed as developer for the £35 million scheme, including the new supermarket in 2009. But Morrisons has been unable …

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