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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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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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BIRG is a new, free, networking and sales support group for all independent retailers, restaurateurs and associated trades in Herne Bay. Their first meeting will be on 12th March at 5.45pm at the excellent Berry’s Eatery, opposite the Pier. For more details, contact Nigel on 01227 364659 or nigel@thebay.org.uk

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