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 …Read More »
UKIP leader Nigel Farage will be in Herne Bay on Saturday morning to open a constituency office in town.The opening is scheduled for 9am and Mr Farage will be in town to support Piers Wauchope, who is the party’s general election candidate in Thanet North, which includes Herne Bay.The new office is at 101 Mortimer Street and was formerly the …Read More »
Manston Airport has taken a step into the big league by unveiling an £8 million apron and taxiway. Aviation minister David Jamieson officially opened the 10 acres of concrete by cutting a ceremonial ribbon. The new facility can take more and larger aircraft under a master plan that could see £150 million invested in the Thanet airport, including a new terminal and fast rail links with London over the next 10 years.
These plans could see jobs rise from 400 to 6,000, and passenger numbers soar to thee million within five years. Talks are already well advanced with low-cost airlines to operate scheduled services and a deal could be finalised by the end of the year.Read More »