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Have you seen Pub Landlord Al Murray’s billboard?

Comments (2) AL MURRAY is set for the General Election with his billboard up in Ramsgate. The hoarding on Margate Road opposite the Hare and Hounds Pub says “Vote Common Sense, Vote Guv for Guv’norment”. Bringing the #VOTEFUKP message to Thanet. pic.twitter.com/pmK09v5PV2 Related content — FUKP (@FUKPnews) February 3, 2015 The Pub Landlord, standing for the Free the United Kingdom Party …

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Future of Manston Airport in Ramsgate to be discussed at Westminster today

The future of Manston Airport will be under the spotlight at Westminster today when MPs take evidence from both its new owners and those who want it to be kept open. Members of the transport select committee will also hear from the leader of Thanet council Iris Johnston and Kent County Council leader Cllr Paul Carter. MP Sir Roger Gale, Thanet …

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KCC want your views on new Thanet Parkway station

An artists impression of how the proposed Thanet Parkway Station could look Comments (0) RESIDENTS have been asked to share their views on plans for the proposed Thanet parkway station near Cliffsend. Kent County Council (KCC) will launch a series of consultations next month asking for public views on planned facilities and their potential impacts. Proposals would see a £14 million, …

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Justice Seen Justice Done

A man from Ramsgate and two men from Margate were among those who appeared before Thanet Magistrates Court Comments (0) A Ramsgate man and two people from Margate were among those sentenced by Kent’s magistrates last month. Jason Pearch, a 29-year-old from Station Approach Road in Ramsgate, pleaded guilty to theft and fraud, after stealing another man’s credit card. Mr Pearch …

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Manston, elections, and money

Dennis Franklin is a regular contributor to the IoT Gazette letters page, and sent us this letter to publish in full, just in case the Gazette doesn’t… I know what follows is lengthy, but I am trying to make some important points about Manston, forthcoming elections, and the use of public money. Also, I feel there have been more pro …

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Manston now consulting on NOISE

Ah, the joys of consulting. North-east Kent’s favourite airport is obliged to produce a Noise Action Plan for the Government, and we all get to say what we think. As it says on their website: It is a DEFRA requirement that all UK airports prepare a Noise Action Plan (NAP) based on 2011 noise maps. These regulations are a result …

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£50k for the Bay

Yes folks, it’s free money time! The People’s Millions people have £50,000 to give away, and we’re up against Ellington Park in Ramsgate. The winner is decided by the number of phone-in votes, which will cost you 10p. You can vote up to 10 times – I don’t know why this should be, but rules is rules. Call 0871 626 …

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Flight Blight

Nobody mentioned the low flying planes before this reader bought a house in Ramsgate. Clearly this was dishonest. It also highlights one of the negative effects that the airport has on the local area. Do any of you have helpful suggestions for our reader? Dear No Night Flights, I wonder if you might be able to help us. We purchased …

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Fan mail

You are so backward sorry I live in Ramsgate & am on the flight path. I have no problem with flights between 6am & midnight. I am on the approach & realise that for the future we need to allow Manston to expand a bit. So if a fire station or Ambulance station was to open near you would you …

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