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26-Nov-14 09:47
South East’s Labour MEP, Anneliese Dodds, has expressed concern d about how Formula 1 is governed
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26-Nov-14 09:43
Fire fighters were called a house in Finsbury Road Ramsgate last night.
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24-Nov-14 09:09

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24-Nov-14 09:08
Broadstairs Bandstand Might Be A Wedding Venue
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20-Nov-14 08:58

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18-Nov-14 09:54
WASTE firm Serco has confirmed it is considering a move to Manston.. A spokesman for the Discovery Park bosses Trevor Cartner and Chris Musgrave, who are the majority stakeholders at the former Manston airport site, said: “"The owners of the site are currently in conversation with a number of potential tenants and as these conversations materialise into firm agreements will make them public..
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18-Nov-14 09:48
Margate mother of four Emma Truscott, 36 has been sent to prison for failing to tell the authorities that for two years her lover was banking his £750-a-week wages in to her bank account
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17-Nov-14 08:23
A Community Group Awarded nearly £500,000 to expand
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17-Nov-14 08:21
Ramsgate Man Jailed for 10 years for causing his victim 15% burns.
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17-Nov-14 08:19
Margate Family may need rehousing after a fire caused damage to their house.
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13-Nov-14 08:01
Television’s hotel inspector Alex Polizzi has visited Albion House in Ramsgate ahead of its upcoming launch to film part of her new series.
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13-Nov-14 07:58
The former Ramsgate holiday home of Communist revolutionary Karl Marx has gone on sale.
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13-Nov-14 07:54
Following a shocking report, Chief Inspector of Prison Nick Hardwick calls yesterday to take drastic measures to stabilise the Sheppey prison following a dramatic increase in prison assaults.
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13-Nov-14 07:50
Royal Mail postmen are to assist finding missing children with ‘high risk’ alerts sent to their scanners.
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13-Nov-14 07:44
With autumn in full swing and coughs and colds in the air, NHS Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is supporting the national 'Feeling Under The Weather?' campaign.
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13-Nov-14 07:35
Ten people have been charged following a police investigation into the supply and trafficking of Class A drugs in and around Thanet.
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12-Nov-14 08:59
Ramsgate Family To Release Christmas Single
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12-Nov-14 08:57
Ramsgate Man Given Community Service
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12-Nov-14 08:55
The Breaking Up Of A 747 Has Stopped
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10-Nov-14 08:52
The Coca Cola Truck Is Coming To Westwood Cross
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10-Nov-14 08:50
Thanet Disabled Riding Centre Recieve Proceeds
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10-Nov-14 08:48
Remembrance service held in Broadstairs
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06-Nov-14 08:54
Birchington golfer Max Orrin has made a superb start in his quest for a European Tour card at the end of season Dubai Festival City Challenge Tour Grand Final in the Middle East
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06-Nov-14 08:50
A Ramsgate man has received a suspended sentence after admitting to driving while disqualified and without insurance.
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06-Nov-14 08:48
Motorists looking for a good deal at the petrol pumps are set to be disappointed.
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06-Nov-14 08:45
Six people were taken to hospital after an incident on the M2 last month and police are now appealing for witnesses to the incident.
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06-Nov-14 08:41
Five of Thanet South’s prospective parliamentary candidates are set to meet for the first time to debate on “business” issues.
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05-Nov-14 08:49
Turner Contemporary has beaten over 120 entries to reach the finals of the Beautiful South Awards
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05-Nov-14 08:27
Thanet District Council has agreed a deal with Margate-based Sands Heritage Ltdwhich could make them Dreamland's operator.
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05-Nov-14 07:53
Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group is asking patients in Ramsgate, Margate, Birchington, Broadstairs Minster and surrounding areas to think carefully before seeking an antibiotics from their GP
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05-Nov-14 07:43
47-year-old Colin Harvey from Ramsgate was badly beaten following an unprovoked attack after asking an unidentified group of teenagers to move so he could get to his flat.
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04-Nov-14 09:26
River Oak’s chief investment officer George Yerrall said yesterday that he was “quietly confident” his firm can become Thanet council’s indemnity partners for a compulsory purchase of Manston airport
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03-Nov-14 09:21

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30-Oct-14 07:56
Margate’s Old Town is set for a spooky spectacle On Friday. A fabulous frightfest is promised with a range of activities for children and adults.
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30-Oct-14 07:55
Five cases of health care failures in Kent hospitals have been investigated by the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman.
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30-Oct-14 07:52
A campaigner fighting to reopen Manston airport has announced she will stand in South Thanet at the 2015 General Election for a single-issue party in support of aviation activity at the site.
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30-Oct-14 07:49
The tourism and hospitality sector continues to play a key role in the regeneration of East Kent, according to the Kent Property Market Report 2014.
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30-Oct-14 07:46
A Westgate man has been arrested as part of a crackdown by police on burglaries.
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29-Oct-14 09:32

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27-Oct-14 08:50
Margate's all-weather lifeboat called out to rescue a fishing vessel on Sunday
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27-Oct-14 08:28
Complaint of Misconduct against Thanet Council's Chief Executive, Sue McGonigal, dismissed as unfounded
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27-Oct-14 08:04
Young female driver involved in car crash on Manston Road after only having passed her test two weeks previously
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27-Oct-14 07:54
Detectives offer £2,500 reward for information leading to arrest and conviction of suspected prolific burglar
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27-Oct-14 07:52
Thanet-based Band, "Only the Young", survive tense sing-off in Sunday night's X-Factor show to progress to the next round
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27-Oct-14 07:28
Margate go Top of the League following Victory but Thanet Wanderers lose.
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23-Oct-14 06:52
Cancer charities were the winners at the special staff v students soccer match at Hartsdown Academy in Margate.
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23-Oct-14 06:50
A couple who ran an underground operation to smuggle people out of the UK have been put behind bars.
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23-Oct-14 06:40
Southern Water has said it hopes to reopen Royal Harbour Approach in Ramsgate next week, after a burst pipe sent waste spilling into the road and the sea.
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23-Oct-14 06:38
A managing agent was fined £10,000 and had costs of over £16,500 awarded against them for flouting fire safety laws.
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23-Oct-14 06:37
A Kent police officer who began his career in Thanet has died at the age of 43.
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22-Oct-14 07:53
John Pankhurst has resigned from his role as lollipop man at Upton School because he fears for childrens safety.
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22-Oct-14 07:48
Aaron Shucksmith has been jailed for seven years after being found with a machete and drug
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22-Oct-14 07:45
Thanet District Council has served an injunction on Green Party Councillor Ian Driver
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20-Oct-14 07:39
Three men were arrested in the early hours of Saturday morning and another taken to hospital following a disturbance in Grange Road, Ramsgate
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20-Oct-14 07:05
A pile of rubbish on a patch of wasteland on the Manston Road caught fire on Sunday morning and had to be extinguished by firefighters
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20-Oct-14 07:01
A chihuahua was safely rescued by firefighters after falling from a cliff in Ramsgate last night
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20-Oct-14 06:56
Two skate parks - one in Broadstairs and one in Ramsgate - could be built by Christmas after Thanet Council agree contract for their construction
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20-Oct-14 06:54
Margate and Ramsgate both lose in the weekend's football, while Thanet Wanderers' 1st XV were without a fixture
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16-Oct-14 06:53
Ramsgate played for more than an hour against Hythe Town with a man advantage, but could only draw 2-2 with the lowly Cannons at Reachfields on Tuesday night.
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16-Oct-14 06:52
Broadstairs High Street is set to be hit by roadworks again next week.
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16-Oct-14 06:48
Broadstairs Budgens has been recognised in a shortlist of the best news and convenience stores in the UK at a leading event for independent retailers.
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16-Oct-14 06:46
The Pleasurama saga has taken a bizarre turn after Green councillor Ian Driver was chased out of Thanet council’s offices when he left with confidential papers.
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16-Oct-14 06:44
A giant storm is heading eastwards across the Atlantic Ocean sending sheets of rain to Britain.
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16-Oct-14 06:36
The consortium which recently purchased a majority stake in Manston airport has confirmed it is aware of allegations made against its members, but will not yet issues a response.
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15-Oct-14 08:54
SURVEYORS Strutt and Parker have valued the former Pleasurama site in Ramsgate at £41 million
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15-Oct-14 08:51
TWO thieves have been caught on CCTV breaking into a van in Ramsgate at 2 am last Sunday
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15-Oct-14 08:48
Powell Cotton Museum in Birchington is opening a new interactive gallery
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14-Oct-14 08:52
The special guest speakers at this year’s Thanet Sports Awards on November 21st will be former Olympic athlete Dame Kelly Holmes
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14-Oct-14 08:47
Music producer Kormac and Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh have used Margate and Cliftonville as the setting for a new video
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14-Oct-14 08:45
THANET council cabinet members will not be making a decision on whether to pursue a compulsory purchase of Manston airport on Thursday
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14-Oct-14 08:42
BROADSTAIRS town centre had as many burglaries in July 2014 as in the whole of 2013
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13-Oct-14 07:01
Police appeal for witnesses after a marked police car collides with a taxi in the early hours of Saturday morning causing injuries to the taxi driver and two police officers
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13-Oct-14 06:58
Staff at Haine Road Ambulance Station had to be evacuated on Saturday evening following an electrical fire
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13-Oct-14 06:56
In football, Ramsgate win while Margate's fixture is postponed. In rugby union, Thanet Wanderers are beaten at home
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13-Oct-14 06:49
Thanet Band, Only the Young, remain in with a chance of winning this year's X-Factor as the British public votes to keep them in the competition
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13-Oct-14 06:26
Controversial plans for a superstore on Margate Seafront are axed by Tesco
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13-Oct-14 06:25
Popular football coach and IT teacher, Luke Williams, has died, aged 29
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09-Oct-14 06:54
Thanet Wanderers head coach Tom Carlier has told his side they have to cut out the silly mistakes after back-to-back defeats.
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09-Oct-14 06:52
The Great British Bake Off’s Chetna Makan says she never expected to reach the semi-finals - or even get into the competition.
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09-Oct-14 06:50
A man who was reported missing from his Margate home yesterday has been found.
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09-Oct-14 06:48
Comedians Trevor Neal and Simon Hickson appeared on BBC show Pointless raising money for Surf Life Saving GB (SLSGB).
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09-Oct-14 06:46
Roadworks on Broadstairs High Street are set to finish on Friday night.
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09-Oct-14 06:36
A pensioner who admitted careless driving after hitting another car and ending up in a garden did not run a red light, a court heard.
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08-Oct-14 07:41
Kent Police are appealing for information about a 45-year-old man who is missing from his home in Margate. They are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of Paul Sheringham
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08-Oct-14 07:26
TDC Council officers have been given new powers to interview witnesses under caution
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07-Oct-14 08:45
Luke Williams, a football coach and IT teacher from Margate presented a £20,000 cheque to Pilgrims Hospice after a fundraising campaign during a “summer to remember”
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07-Oct-14 08:40
Kelly Giles dubbed a “serial meat thief “was sentenced to 210 days in prison after stealing from a supermarket and breaching two suspended sentences.
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07-Oct-14 08:36
Free Speech A youth debate programme hosted by Rick Edwards and Tina Daheley will be televised at Margate Winter Gardens today between 5.30pm and 9pm
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06-Oct-14 07:40
Three men arrested on suspicion of firearms offences following a disturbance at an address in Ramsgate
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06-Oct-14 07:10
Fire crews extinguish blaze in Grange Road flat
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06-Oct-14 07:07
Thanet councillor and Thanet South Candidate, Will Scobie, says that local politics in Thanet had become 'stuck in a rut'
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06-Oct-14 07:00
Crowds and attractions galore at the Broadstairs Food Festival
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06-Oct-14 06:39
League wins for Margate and Ramsgate in the weekend's football but Thanet Wanderers suffer narrow defeat in the rugby union.
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02-Oct-14 06:17
A Homeless man has been jailed after he admitted aggravated vehicle taking, drink driving and driving with no insurance.
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02-Oct-14 06:15
This autumn Turner Contemporary presents the work of a modern British artist – Jeremy Deller – in an exhibition entitled English Magic.
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02-Oct-14 06:13
Yesterday was the first day of the new car tax disc system.
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02-Oct-14 06:10
UKIP has headhunted another isle Tory.
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02-Oct-14 06:08
Your Leisure has applied to extend the licensed opening hours of the Winter Gardens to 4.30am at weekends after expressions of interest from people putting on events.
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29-Sep-14 08:04
Thanet-Based Band make it through to next stage in X-Factor thriller
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29-Sep-14 07:59
Campaigners from Oostende who want new Ramsgate-Oostende ferry service postpone visit to Ramsgate on Saturday due to Port of Dover protests
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29-Sep-14 07:53
44-year-old Westgate Man arrested for obstruction of the highway during Saturday's protests at Port of Dover
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29-Sep-14 07:48
Independent Police Complaints Commission confirms receipt of referral from Kent Police in respect of car crash involving Police and Crime Commissioner, Ann Barnes
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25-Sep-14 08:15
Fire crews had to stabilise a car after it flipped on its side and onto a bank following a crash in Crispe Road.
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25-Sep-14 08:09
A vicious dog attack on a 93-year-old woman's Jack Russell terrier has left the family facing a £600 vet bill.
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25-Sep-14 08:00
Thanet’s Liberal Democrats are urging Thanet council to go ahead with the compulsory purchase process despite the announcement on Wednesday that it has been bought by the owners of Discovery Park in Sandwich.
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25-Sep-14 07:54
Chetna Makan won through to the semi-finals of The Great British Bake Off.
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25-Sep-14 07:39
UKIP members have chosen their candidate to run at the general Election next May for North Thanet.
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24-Sep-14 08:13
Yesterday it was announced that Manston airport has been sold to the firm behind the Discovery Park at Richborough.
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24-Sep-14 07:23
Concerned Broadstairs residents meet to discuss advertisements offering cheap rooms to rent in two care homes recently shut down by the Care Quality Commission.
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24-Sep-14 07:21
Southern Water is facing a £176 million penalty for a series of "non-compliant" sewage-system discharges and poor customer service.
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24-Sep-14 07:11
Police have appealed for witnesses as details are released regarding an assault on two friends in Canterbury on September 7th around 2am.
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24-Sep-14 06:54
Temperatures are predicted to soar across Thanet in October.
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24-Sep-14 06:51
Margate FC won against Maidstone United in a close 1-0 victory last night at Hartsdown Park as part of the Ryman League Premier Division.
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24-Sep-14 06:42
A former house of multiple occupation (HMO) is to be converted into family accommodation in Cliftonville.
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24-Sep-14 06:38
The Thanet Regeneration Board has voted to change its name to Invest Thanet in an effort to attract more investment into the district by sending a clearer message to investors.
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23-Sep-14 06:51
Thanet Green Party Councillor, Ian Driver, withdraws support for Manston Compulsory Purchase Order in dramatic fashion
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23-Sep-14 06:48
Ramsgate Rotary Club hold week-long Charity Shop this week in York Street (Ramsgate)
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23-Sep-14 06:24
Special Board set up to improve Thanet District Council's performance following external Peer Review in March 2014 which voiced concerns
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23-Sep-14 06:17
A total of almost 11 years' imprisonment handed down to gang of five building fraudsters who exploited elderly and vulnerable customers
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22-Sep-14 08:09
Newly-painted, multi-coloured staircase defaced by graffiti
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22-Sep-14 08:05
Fire crews attend chip pan fire at an address in Margate - no injuries sustained
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22-Sep-14 08:01
Number-Plate Recognition Cameras to replace traditional Barriers at Dartford Crossing
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22-Sep-14 07:51
Good wins for Thanet's sporting teams on the weekend
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19-Sep-14 07:10
Emails exchanged by Labour councillors in Thanet suggest that there are reservations among senior members of the ruling administration about pursuing a compulsory purchase order (CPO) for the airport.
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19-Sep-14 07:07
Further tests are to be carried out on a 38 year old man who died in the River Stour in Canterbury last Tuesday.
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19-Sep-14 07:05
High pollution levels hit Thanet yesterday, as easterly winds brought pollution across from the near continent.
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19-Sep-14 07:03
Motorists became angry after faulty traffic lights on Margate Road caused a traffic jam on Wednesday afternoon.
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19-Sep-14 06:46
A man from Ramsgate has won a £92000 Maserati sports car.
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19-Sep-14 06:43
A teenager has been taken into custody following a police chase through Ramsgate on Wednesday evening.
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19-Sep-14 06:40
Plans to demolish the Thanet Press buildings on Union Crescent to build a 64-flat social housing development were rejected on Wednesday by Thanet District Council.
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19-Sep-14 06:37
A pilot from Canterbury has died after his helicopter crashed off the coast of East Yorkshire.
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17-Sep-14 09:04
Catshill Limited, based in Stamford Hill, London, has been was prosecuted by Thanet District Council .
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16-Sep-14 08:35
Actress Brenda Blethyn , whose family comes from Ramsgate, has opened a new £1.2million sixth form studies and media centre at Hartsdown Academy
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16-Sep-14 08:11
Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick will be performing at the Theatre Royal Margate Sunday 28th September – 7.30pm
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15-Sep-14 07:14
HUNDREDS of branches of the mobile phone store Phones 4U, including two shops in Thanet, are closed yesterday morning, as the business went into administration.
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15-Sep-14 07:06
Man and woman released without charge following lamp post crash in Garlinge
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15-Sep-14 06:20
Former teacher, Pat Buckley, wins regional Pride of Britain Award
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15-Sep-14 06:14
FA Cup turmoil for Ramsgate while Margate face Replay
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12-Sep-14 07:49
Bright skies, warm weather and thunderstorms are all being predicted by weather forecasters for Thanet over the next week.
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12-Sep-14 07:45
Margate’s RNLI all-weather lifeboat was in action late Tuesday night after a sailing boat experienced difficulties due to light winds and low fuel.
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12-Sep-14 07:43
Fire services were called to a bonfire which was left burning in Birchington yesterday morning.
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12-Sep-14 07:41
Fuming commuters have blasted the Government’s decision to hand Southeastern a new deal to runs trains in Kent until 2018.
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12-Sep-14 07:39
Work to restore Dreamland’s Scenic Railway - Britain’s oldest surviving rollercoaster - to its former glory starts next week.
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10-Sep-14 07:52
Imagine the shock when a retired Ramsgate couple finally remembered to check their lottery ticket a month after the draw and realised they had won £1.5 million.
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10-Sep-14 07:50
A motorbike rider was flown to hospital after he was trapped under a car in a crash in Minster yesterday.
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10-Sep-14 07:47
Thanet councillor Ian Driver has been charged for assaulting a Thanet council officer after an incident at the Port of Ramsgate.
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10-Sep-14 07:44
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a pensioner was found dead in a Ramsgate bungalow.
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10-Sep-14 07:25
If you think that you could play a convincing zombie, the Winter Gardens wants to hear from you!
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10-Sep-14 07:12
At least seven slowworms are expected to slither their way to Ramsgate after a developer offered them to Ellington Park.
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10-Sep-14 06:39
A police investigation is underway after a man drowned in the River Stour yesterday.
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10-Sep-14 06:36
A Margate man who stabbed a teenager in the neck on New Year’s day has been jailed for 8 years.
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08-Sep-14 07:57
Two arrested in connection with last week's Nixon Avenue shotgun incident
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08-Sep-14 07:49
Thick fog blamed for the spate of road accidents across Thanet on Sunday morning
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08-Sep-14 07:44
Charges brought against two teenagers for Margate house fire
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03-Sep-14 07:56
A Margate man has denied attacking his gay flatmate with a hammer.
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03-Sep-14 07:49
Legal highs have been blamed for a Birchington man’s catalogue of bizarre offences as he is detained under Mental Health Act.
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03-Sep-14 07:42
Thanet council cabinet members will discuss a proposal on September 11th which could see Cardy Construction take over development from SFP of the former Pleasurama site in Ramsgate.
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03-Sep-14 07:22
From 17th September until 2nd November, the Turner Contemporary will showcase the talent of emerging artists from universities in the South East region as part of the Platform Graduate Award.
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03-Sep-14 06:35
A part of Canterbury city centre was cordoned off by police after the death of a woman found unconscious in public toilets yesterday.
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03-Sep-14 06:21
A winning lottery ticket bought in Thanet has finally been cashed-in, with one happy person collecting their staggering £1,471,718 winnings.
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27-Aug-14 08:50
The grand finale to Ramsgate’s Summer Squall festival was washed out as the squall was replaced by a day of driving rain.
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27-Aug-14 08:47
A dad who feared his children were going to be taken into care sent abusive messages to their mother despite being banned from contacting her, a court heard.
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27-Aug-14 08:45
A devastated Canterbury couple whose dog was killed by a heartless hit-and-run driver have issued a desperate appeal to find the culprit.
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27-Aug-14 08:41
?UKIP Leader Nigel Farage beat three other candidates to become their prospective parliamentary last night.
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27-Aug-14 08:39
Andy Somers, Chair of Thanet Head Teachers and Executive Principal of Hartsdown Academy in Margate has called for a fixed seven-year timescale to be set without any alterations of exam criteria.
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27-Aug-14 08:22
SWIMMERS and surfers have been reassured after more stormwater was released into the sea in Broadstairs and Margate.
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22-Aug-14 07:11
Try not to put extra strain on medical services this bank holiday weekend.
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22-Aug-14 07:09
A man has been charged with burglary following a break in at Nash Farm in Margate.
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22-Aug-14 07:08
A toilet block in Ramsgate has been crowned with a giant sculpture made from plastic bottles in tribute to King George IV.
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22-Aug-14 07:06
A motorcyclist was injured after a crash in Margate.
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22-Aug-14 07:04
Eight Thanet businesses have accessed more than £400,000 through a new scheme to support creative businesses to start-up and grow.
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22-Aug-14 07:02
A man was hospitalised with head and facial injuries after a fight involving a large group of men and women in Broadstairs in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
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20-Aug-14 08:19
The Dreamland Expo, which gives a past, present and future look at Dreamland, has welcomed its 20,000th visitor.
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20-Aug-14 08:17
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault on the opening night of Folk Week that left the victim needing titanium plates in his jaw.
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20-Aug-14 08:13
Kent Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit is investigating the circumstances about a road traffic collision in Ramsgate
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20-Aug-14 08:07
Margate defeated East Thurrock 3-1 with four wins out of four.
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20-Aug-14 08:03
Ramsgate FC lost 3-1 to Faversham last night in the first of this season’s Kent derbys
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20-Aug-14 08:00
GREEN Party councillor Ian Driver has called for discussion to begin on a “Plan B” for the Manston airport site
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20-Aug-14 07:58
A man from Ramsgate charged with attempted rape walked out of court while his case was being heard.
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20-Aug-14 07:26
Last night, Will Scobie, Labour's candidate for MP in South Thanet severely criticised UKIP MEP Janice Atkinson for racist marks and said she should be considering her position
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15-Aug-14 06:48
Margate’s celebration of all things vintage takes place this weekend.
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15-Aug-14 06:47
Artist Alex Chinneck will fix damage caused by vandals to the 'Sliding House' installation on Godwin Road.
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15-Aug-14 06:44
Thanet South MP Laura Sandys believes a two-state solution is the only way to resolve the conflict between Israel and Palestine.
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15-Aug-14 06:42
Serious concerns have been raised about the running of Fairfield Manor and Woodlands care home in Broadstairs following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission.
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15-Aug-14 06:40
A new provider of eye screening services for people with diabetes in Kent and Medway will make it easier for patients to receive the care they need, closer to home.
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13-Aug-14 08:46
RNLI lifeguards have issued a warning after a second young person was swept out to sea by a strong rip current off Ramsgate
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08-Aug-14 07:44
A UKIP councillor believes a second attack on the party’s office in Ramsgate in less than a fortnight was not politically motivated.
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08-Aug-14 07:43
A kitchen and bedroom retailer is opening its doors in Westwood on Friday August 15.
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08-Aug-14 07:41
A woman had to be rescued in the early hours of yesterday morning after she was locked in a bathroom in Ramsgate.
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08-Aug-14 07:40
A popular micro-pub on Margate's stone pier has released CCTV footage of a man breaking into their premises Wednesday morning.
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08-Aug-14 07:38
British Champions Jake Sheaf and Chris Gregory are just some of the amazing athletes heading to Margate for the Beach Volleyball finals on August 16 and 17.
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07-Aug-14 08:03
New legislation means that members of the public are now able to film and tweet at council meetings.
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07-Aug-14 07:57
Three shortlisted names expected to be announced on Friday as potential UKIP candidates for Thanet South in 2015 General Election
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07-Aug-14 07:51
Margate Task Force's "Operation Streetweek" successful.
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07-Aug-14 07:45
Local entrepreneur has plans to re-introduce bathing machines to Margate.
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05-Aug-14 07:26
Mary Wood and Eileen Webb two Ramsgate women, who visited the Holy Land two years ago, were so distressed at the latest events in Gaza that they felt they must do something about it. At short notice they produced a petition to Prime Minister David Cameron asking him to use his influence to bring about a ceasefire and to press Israel to uphold International Law. They set up a table last Saturday in Broadstairs High Street to collect signatures for the petition and to collect donations for Medical Aid for Palestinians. The response was overwhelming. Within a few hours they had gained 178 signatures and received £189.07 for medical aid which has already been sent off. While they were collecting five other members of the public stayed to help for varying amounts of time.
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05-Aug-14 06:57
Events were held all over Thanet yesterday to commemorate the centenary of the beginning of World WarOne
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04-Aug-14 08:08
Margate-born cricketer, Ollie Robinson, has left Yorkshire after alleged 'unprofessional actions'.
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04-Aug-14 08:04
Margate come away with the Thanet Challenge Cup after beating Ramsgate 3-1 at Southwood on Saturday afternoon.
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04-Aug-14 07:57
Man left in serious condition after being hit by a car on the A28 Canterbury Road in Westbrook on 31st July. Police appeal for witnesses.
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04-Aug-14 07:51
Tragic death of 21-year-old local boy Reece Welch announced.
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04-Aug-14 07:47
Police conclude that Margate High Street fire on 19th June was caused by arson.
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01-Aug-14 07:15
A vibrant installation goes on show this weekend as part of Turner Contemporary's Summer of Colour
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01-Aug-14 07:14
A woman was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after her microwave caught alight in Margate.
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01-Aug-14 07:12
Thanet council’s “zero tolerance” approach to badly sorted rubbish has provoked a furious response from residents.
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01-Aug-14 07:09
Cabinet members last night agreed on steps to explore the possibility of compulsory purchasing Manston airport.
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01-Aug-14 07:07
Patients of the Broadway Practice in Broadstairs have been the given the strongest indication yet that GP services will continue there.
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30-Jul-14 08:39
The future of the Broadway Medical Practice will be discussed tonight by patients and NHS officials.The meeting begins at 5.30pm at the Queens Road Baptist Church
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30-Jul-14 08:24

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30-Jul-14 08:22
MP Sir Roger Gale has criticised a report on the future of Manston Airport t as “a “recipe for delay and inaction”
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28-Jul-14 08:27
Goals galore for Margate as they thrash Championship side Wolves 5-1 in latest pre-season friendly
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28-Jul-14 08:22
Beach Event to celebrate Jamaican Independence Day cancelled at short notice on Sunday afternoon amid fears of unauthorised music and alcohol
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28-Jul-14 08:15
Campaign by Visit Kent brings scenes of Thanet to the London railway network
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28-Jul-14 08:08

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23-Jul-14 06:59
Police were called to Ramsgate Road, Margate near the Orb Pub just before 6 o’clock last night after a collision between van and a motorcycle.
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22-Jul-14 07:56
Be vigilant - The Red Ladies are on their way. An undisclosed number of identically dressed women plan to infiltrate Margate with a series of mysterious missions before rendezvousing at the Theatre Royal Margate to perform their "theatrical demonstration" in five movements.
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22-Jul-14 07:50
Following a petition signed by 26,000 people handed in to Downing Street yesterday. Thanet Council says it could be months before planning powers can be used to acquire Manston Airport
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22-Jul-14 07:45
A man who almost died after he was stabbed by his girlfriend has told a jury he believed she wanted to kill him.
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21-Jul-14 08:51
Runners, joggers and walkers all take part as thousands of spectators cheer them on!
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21-Jul-14 08:48
Over 12,500 visitors have been to the Arcade since 25th May
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21-Jul-14 08:45
Protestors stage sit-down protest at the gates to the Port
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21-Jul-14 08:43
Lifeboat crews able to locate kayakers from light emitted by one of the kayaker's mobile phones
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21-Jul-14 08:03
Marlowe Academy packed with people eager to learn more about Airport's future.
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21-Jul-14 07:58
One of the drivers needed to be cut out by firefighters
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21-Jul-14 07:55
None of the vehicle's five occupants suffered life-threatening injuries
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18-Jul-14 07:52
Luke Williams, a former teacher at Hartsdown School was diagnosed with cancer of the mouth on his 28th Birthday. After surgery he saw half his tongue removed and replaced with skin grafted from his wrist.
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18-Jul-14 07:48
KCC leader Paul Carter has said it would be "premature" for the county council to pledge funds for a Compulsory Purchase of Manston airport.
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18-Jul-14 07:45
Knife victim Pasquale Musto borrowed cash from his girlfriend to go on holiday to Ibiza with a gay pal, Maidstone Crown Court heard yesterday.
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18-Jul-14 07:43
A handyman in his 70s sustained multiple injuries after plunging 30-feet from a roof.
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16-Jul-14 08:37
You can find out about “The Secrets of Seaweed our coast this summer with free guided walks led by an expert.
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16-Jul-14 08:17
A MAN has suffered serious injuries following an industrial accident at Westwood Industrial Estate. Emergency services, including an air ambulance,
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16-Jul-14 08:15
Sonny Crampton, 13 and Wilson Cole-Dellow 14, students at St. George’s school, Broadstairs have been given awards for Special Achievement in Personal Development at the Tryangle Awards
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11-Jul-14 08:00
Ramsgate manager Dean Hill has revealed that Ashley Miller has been training with his side
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11-Jul-14 07:58
Emergency services are currently dealing with an incident after landing at Ellington and Hereson School in Ramsgate.
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11-Jul-14 07:55
Labour county councillors will put forward a proposal for KCC to foot part of the bill for a potential Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) of the Manston airport site.
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11-Jul-14 07:53
OFCOM and the BBC have finished their investigation into TV reception.
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11-Jul-14 07:49
A man and a woman have been hospitalised after trying to escape a drugs raid at a property in Ramsgate by jumping from a second floor window.
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09-Jul-14 07:56
This coming Saturday (July 12th Broadstairs Music Recital Society holds its 4th annual gala concert at the Methodist Church Broadstairs.
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09-Jul-14 07:50
Results of a survey carried out over the last few weeks when a local newspaper asked people in Thanet “Would you pay more for cleaner streets?"
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09-Jul-14 07:27
Kieron O'Neill of Dane Hall Margate climbed a wall and broke into a first floor flat where he seriously assaulted his Girlfriend
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04-Jul-14 08:20
A centre to help victims of rape and sexual assault in Kent will receive extra funding for its work.
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04-Jul-14 08:18
Two people have been prosecuted by Thanet council for separate fly-tipping offences carried out on the isle earlier this year.
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04-Jul-14 08:16
Margate’s lifeboat crew and lifeguards on Margate Sands were called to rescue a dinghy stranded off the coast yesterday afternoon.
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04-Jul-14 08:14
Manston airport owner Ann Gloag has refused to change her stance on the site’s closure following meetings with Thanet council representatives in London yesterday..
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04-Jul-14 08:11
East Kent College’s Centre for Environmental Technologies was officially opened by energy minister Greg Barker on Wednesday.
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01-Jul-14 07:23
Britain’s biggest ever bottle of English sparkling wine, made by, Kent-based winery Chapel Down, has been signed by Margate born artist Tracy Emin and three other British artists and will be sold at Christie’s ‘Out of the Ordinary’ auction on 3 September
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01-Jul-14 07:12
Highspeed trains will stop at Birchington from this August In the morning peak, Margate and Broadstairs will see a half hourly service. Bill Furness,
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01-Jul-14 07:09
Saturday’s St Peter’s Tower Appeal Fete raised the fantastic sum of £3,200 in spite of the rain
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01-Jul-14 06:41
Thanet council leader Cllr Iris Johnston deputy Leader Cllr Richard Nicholson and acting council chief executive Madelaine Homer, will meet Mrs Ann Gloag owner of Manston in London on Thursday
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27-Jun-14 07:57
A fundraising page has been created for the family of Jarrad Swan after he tragically died in a gas explosion on Tuesday
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27-Jun-14 07:55
Police and forensic teams were called to Kennedy House, Ramsgate, after a body was found in a communal hall way.
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27-Jun-14 07:52
A new sculpture will go on display at Ellington Park in Ramsgate to commemorate the outbreak of the First World War.
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27-Jun-14 07:49
Thanet will find out regularly how many people are moving to the Isle from London after assurances from the Minister for Housing, Kris Hopkins MP.
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27-Jun-14 07:45
Campaigners handed over a petition signed by thousands, urging Thanet council to place a Compulsory Purchase Order on the Manston airport site.
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27-Jun-14 07:43
A new Clintons store is opening at Westwood Cross this Saturday.
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20-Jun-14 07:10
Today is day seven of the Dickens Festival which includes the Victorian Country Fair and the last Dickensian Beach Party of the year.
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20-Jun-14 07:07
The land at New Haine Road was discussed at Thanet council’s planning committee last night after the public and press were excluded.
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20-Jun-14 07:05
Fire crews tackled a huge fire in Margate High Street yesterday morning.
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20-Jun-14 07:03
Independant councillor John Worrow has joined the Thanet council Labour group.
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20-Jun-14 07:00
Kent Police has yet to interview a teenager who has been left with potentially permanent facial scarring after he was attacked by a gang 12 days ago.
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20-Jun-14 06:58
Steve Auty, the chief executive at the Pilgrims' Hospice charity, has announced that he will be stepping down from the role at the end of June, at least a year before he was expected to.
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13-Jun-14 07:51
Broadstairs Water Gala has raised enough money to finish the event with a fireworks display on Viking Bay Beach.
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13-Jun-14 07:50
Armed police swooped in Birchington Wednesday night after concerns were raised about the welfare of a man in Farrar Road.
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13-Jun-14 07:47
Kent Police ran a half-term crackdown in Thanet in an attempt to tackle a series of complaints about nuisance off-road bikes.
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13-Jun-14 07:43
There’s fantastic news for football fans as a brand new bar has opened to celebrate the World Cup.
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13-Jun-14 07:41
The pedestrianized zone for Victoria Parade was agreed by Thanet council and Kent County Council at last night’s Joint Transportation Board meeting.
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13-Jun-14 07:38
The former Kent county councillor and secondary school teacher at the heart of a media scandal over his relationship with youth police and crime commissioner Kerry Boyd has been signed off from work.
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10-Jun-14 06:56
Supporters of the Campaign to save Manston have raised a flag emblazoned with the words: ‘Fight for Manston’.at Manston airpor
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10-Jun-14 06:53
MARGATE Fire Station has donated £250 to help pay for a sensory garden for a disabled Broadstairs toddler
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10-Jun-14 06:49
The board of Trustees at Pilgrims' Hospice are 'reviewing' plans to close the Inpatient Ward at Canterbury
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06-Jun-14 07:57
A MYSTERY object that looked like an animal carcass was washed up at at Pegwell Bay on Saturday
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06-Jun-14 07:53
Kent police commissioner Ann Barnes has apologised for the fallout from her Channel 4 behind-the-scenes documentary.
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06-Jun-14 07:48
Fire crews were called out to a boat blaze at Ramsgate harbour Wednesday night with no one hurt.
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06-Jun-14 07:46
Health professionals from NHS England are urging pregnant women in Kent and Medway to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
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06-Jun-14 07:44
A burglar has been jailed for three years after admitting breaking into 13 houses across Thanet this year.
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06-Jun-14 07:42
A registered sex offender who was caught re-offending has been jailed for three years and put on the Sex Offenders’ Register indefinitely.
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04-Jun-14 08:50

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04-Jun-14 08:27

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04-Jun-14 07:02
Thanet Green Party councillor Ian Driver says that Manston Airport owner Anne Gloag should give the property to the people of Kent
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03-Jun-14 08:23
The plane, which was recently used by the Rolling Stones on their world tour
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03-Jun-14 08:21
A man has pleaded guilty to obstructing a police officer after he tried to prevent his friend, Robin Hood, from being arrested.
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03-Jun-14 08:12

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30-May-14 08:04
The fire at Dreamland on Wednesday evening is being treated as suspicious and could have been an attempt to destroy the Scenic Railway.
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30-May-14 08:02
A Ramsgate man has been banned from the road after driving without insurance and while disqualified.
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30-May-14 07:48
Part of Westgate was closed off after a building began to collapse yesterday evening.
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30-May-14 07:45
Mayor of London Boris Johnson has revealed that Manston airport is not part of plans to overhaul London’s air terminals because Thanet is too far from the capital.
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30-May-14 07:42
A Margate man was jailed for 42 days after pleading guilty to bypassing the electricity meter using over £2,000 of power.
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28-May-14 08:27
A new exhibition has opened at Turner Contemporary.Mondrian and Colour opened on Saturday and will run until September 2014.
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28-May-14 08:24
The Duke of Kent followed in his father’s footsteps yesterday to officially reopen the tunnels to the public after a three-year campaign by residents.
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23-May-14 07:49
Ramsgate Dashwood Medical Centre is holding an open evening next week to welcoming patients and their carers to the centre’s new practice.
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23-May-14 07:48
A seven year-old boy had his bike stolen from Upton Road in Broadstairs.
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23-May-14 07:46
Beaches in Cliftonville and Broadstairs were closed to bathers yesterday after overnight sewage releases.
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23-May-14 07:44
Margate florist Di Marvell has struck gold at this year's Chelsea Flower Show.
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23-May-14 07:43
A landslide at Dumpton Gap has ruined a beach hut.
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23-May-14 07:41
A car was on its roof this yesterday morning on Joss Gap Road.
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20-May-14 08:28
Sir Roger Gale, NORTH Thanet’s MP, is backing calls for the compulsory purchase of Manston airport.
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20-May-14 08:22
TURNER Contemporary has been selected as one of the best National Lottery-funded projects in the last 20 years
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16-May-14 07:49
.DREAMLAND will open a new learning centre this coming Sunday at 2pm with the launch of a new exhibition documenting its’ past, present and future.
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16-May-14 07:47
Fertility treatment should be more widely available in all areas, according to new NHS guidelines.
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16-May-14 07:45
Kent Police were called last night at 8.03pm to Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, to a report that a car had collided with some other vehicles.
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16-May-14 07:43
Dogs are not allowed on main beaches during the summer season despite dogs being seen on Viking Bay and Stone Bay last weekend.
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16-May-14 07:41
There were emotional scenes at Manston airport yesterday evening as the terminal closed for the final time.
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16-May-14 07:38
A Freedom of Information Act request by Thanet South MP Laura Sandys has revealed that the number of households moved to Thanet by London boroughs now stands at 25.
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14-May-14 08:44
Having beaten off tough competition from other coastal towns Margate Beach will be hosting the Volleyball England Beach Tour Finals for the second year running
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14-May-14 08:40
Cllr Iris Johnston. The new leader of Thanet counci
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14-May-14 08:13
60,000 portions of Kent veg have been saved from the bin by food waste campaigners
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14-May-14 08:07
THERE will be no Big Broadstairs Weekend this year after concerns emerged over funding
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14-May-14 08:05
It is understood that ANOTHER offer, in the region of £6million, has been made for Manston by American firm River Oak Investment,
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02-May-14 08:00
Broadstairs Folk Week needs volunteers to help deafblind people during the festival.
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02-May-14 07:58
Homelessness charity Catching Lives and the Salvation Army in Margate have received a massive donation of leeks saved from going to waste.
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02-May-14 07:56
Turner Contemporary will be the first gallery to exhibit the last self-portrait of Flemish artist Sir Anthony Van Dyck.
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02-May-14 07:54
Kent County Council says it will fight for a better deal for rail users after claims that commuters are paying more for travel than elsewhere in the country.
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02-May-14 07:49
A teenager was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after reports of an air gun being fired in Ramsgate yesterday afternoon.
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02-May-14 07:47
Thanet has the highest crime figures across the county for household burglaries, violent crime, domestic abuse, substance abuse and antisocial behavior.
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25-Apr-14 08:02
Thanet football star Ryan Huddart has signed a professional contract with his beloved Arsenal on his 17th Birthday.
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25-Apr-14 08:00
A man from Ramsgate has been charged with kidnap and affray after an incident in Margate on Tuesday afternoon.
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25-Apr-14 07:58
The isle has more deaths due to air pollution than any other district in Kent, according to a report by the Green Party.
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25-Apr-14 07:56
Firefighters across England, Scotland and Wales will be on strike next weekend over pensions, the Fire Brigades Union has announced.
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25-Apr-14 07:51
A man has pleaded not guilty to being drunk in charge of a child after an incident in Margate High Street last month.
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23-Apr-14 08:40
A Margate man was sentenced on 10 April 2014 at Thanet Magistrates’ Court, Margate
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14-Apr-14 08:38

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14-Apr-14 08:24
TRAVEL operator Newmarket Holidays has moved its summer service from Manston Airport to Lydd.
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14-Apr-14 08:20
A WOMAN had to be cut out of her car after it crashed into a fence and rolled into Manston airfield at 5am this Sunday morni
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14-Apr-14 06:48
Siobhan Davies Dance returns to Turner Contemporary for the third time from 8 till 11 May to present Manual, choreographed by in collaboration with dance artist Helka Kaski.
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11-Apr-14 07:09
Thanet head coach Tom Carlier hailed his squad after keeping faith with the players after they won promotion back to London Two South East.
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11-Apr-14 07:08
A beaver was sighted in Ramsgate sea yesterday morning before swimming as far as Viking Bay.
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11-Apr-14 07:05
The Post Office is proposing to change the way its Cliffsend branch is run by introducing a drop-in service twice a week after the postmaster for the village resigned.
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11-Apr-14 07:03
The staff consultation period at Manston Airport has been extended, say union officers after a third round of talks with management.
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11-Apr-14 06:58
A town square at the harbour’s East Pier Yard, relocation of the market and a £2 million Lottery bid to carry out conservation work and construction around the Harbour area are some of the projects being planned by Thanet council.
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09-Apr-14 08:54

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09-Apr-14 08:47
Burglar Ken Busby was so determined to escape from his latest break-in that he grabbed the testicles of two brave have-a-go heroes
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09-Apr-14 08:44

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07-Apr-14 07:12
Football
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07-Apr-14 07:08
A teenager from Margate has been given a five-year sentence for committing a series of shocking offences
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07-Apr-14 07:05
A man with a dog is being sought by police after an attack, which left the victim with facial injuries.
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07-Apr-14 06:59
£10 million investment in line improvements is implemented.
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04-Apr-14 07:13
Richard Avery admits he was “a bit gutted” at how his time at Margate came to an end – but believes the future is bright for the club.
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04-Apr-14 07:11
Union officers say Manston’s future now looks brighter following a second round of talks with management.
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04-Apr-14 07:08
An elderly paedophile who attacked two children was sentenced to fourteen years in prison at Canterbury Crown Court on Wednesday and is expected to die in jail.
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04-Apr-14 07:06
Thanet is one of the worst affected areas affected by the Sahara smog.
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02-Apr-14 07:55
A man had his £700 bike stolen from his shed in Ramsgate.
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28-Mar-14 08:05
Margate have released winger Warren Whitely and on-loan Daniel Wishart. Meanwhile, Whitstable Town have snapped up Ramsgate young gun Macauley Murray.
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28-Mar-14 08:03
The owner of the Staffordshire Bull Terrier who attacked another dog in Broadstairs has agreed to have their pet put down.
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28-Mar-14 08:00
Cliftonville youths have been left devastated after bulldozers demolished their popular skate park.
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28-Mar-14 07:55
A man was treated in hospital after falling 20 feet from the roof of the Lido in Cliftonville.
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28-Mar-14 07:52
Kent County Council and Thanet council say they have “joined forces” to support the Manston Airport task force set up by Thanet MPs last week.
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26-Mar-14 08:06
KLM Cityhopper whose twice-daily service was launched in the summer of 2013 will suspend its service to Manston From 10 April, KLM
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26-Mar-14 08:02
Playwright Steven Berkoff will beon stage stage at Theatre Royal Margate this spr
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24-Mar-14 08:17
Football
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24-Mar-14 08:12
A 60-year-old driver is seriously ill in hospital after a crash on a Margate roundabout.
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24-Mar-14 08:07
Firefighters were called out to rescue a teenage girl stuck in a swing at the weekend.
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24-Mar-14 07:54
A Kent County Council plan to create a pedestrianised zone in Broadstairs would cost £12,710 if it goes ahead.
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24-Mar-14 07:48
Cannabis users from across Kent could descend on Thanet for a '420 day'.
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24-Mar-14 07:46
Margate’s RNLI inshore lifeboat was called into action on Friday night boy reported missing
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24-Mar-14 07:38
The chairman of Why Not Manston? a campaign group promoting the use of Manston Airport, says a potential closure is “horrifying and ridiculous”.
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24-Mar-14 07:34
An 18-year-old car driver has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and causing death by dangerous driving
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21-Mar-14 08:57
Schools across the district could be forced to close next Wednesday because of a national teachers strike.
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21-Mar-14 08:51
Kent’s air ambulance service cautiously welcomed the Chancellor's announcement to cut the VAT bill for the charity.
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21-Mar-14 08:51
A man has been taken to hospital with suspected hyperthermia after being rescued by Margate’s RNLI.
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21-Mar-14 08:46
Manston Airport could now shut as early as April 9, it is now understood.
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21-Mar-14 08:42
A man and woman will stand trial at Canterbury Crown Court next month accused of cultivating thousands of pounds worth of cannabis.
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19-Mar-14 09:22
Friends of Ellington Park have begun work creating the new Ellington Park Wildlife Garden., They held their opening ceremony with representatives from TDC and wildlife advisers.
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19-Mar-14 09:19
AN INJURED swan that wandered onto a beach in Ramsgate was carried to safety by an RSPCA inspector Emma Byrne.
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19-Mar-14 09:09
Art critic and broadcaster Andrew Graham-Dixon will present at the 2014 Turner lecture on April 24th at Turner Contemporary
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19-Mar-14 07:41
Danny Twyman former Ramsgate FC goalkeeper has been sent to prison for breaking his curfew order and breaching his community work order
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14-Mar-14 07:57
A man accused of trying to steal a flat screen television from a shop in Broadstairs will appear before Magistrates next month.
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14-Mar-14 07:54
The biggest prize in the national game is to come to Thanet.
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14-Mar-14 07:52
Two teenage boys from Margate have been charged with attempted burglary.
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14-Mar-14 07:16
AN ANTI-UKIP protester was sentenced to 80 hours unpaid work after pleading guilty to hitting Nigel Farage with a placard at Margate Magistrates this morning.
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14-Mar-14 07:14
A man will appear in court accused of a string of robberies in Kent in 1998 and 1999.
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14-Mar-14 07:12
The Empire Room restaurant, based in the Royal Harbour Hotel, Ramsgate, has opened its doors to the public this week.
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10-Mar-14 07:51
Football
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10-Mar-14 07:49
Kent Police are appealing for witnesses and information following an assault in Ramsgate
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10-Mar-14 07:24
Live animal exports are to resume from the Port of Ramsgate in Kent on today.
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10-Mar-14 07:19
Police investigating incidents of thefts from cars in Thanet over the month of February have arrested a 14-year-old boy.
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10-Mar-14 07:16
A teenager is believed to have escaped serious injury after he was hit by a car near Westwood Cross.
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05-Mar-14 09:59
Kerry Boyd from Margate, a former Hartsdown Academy student has been appointed Kent's new youth commissioner
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05-Mar-14 09:55
Thanet District Council faces up to a £1.5m damages claim after taking the “moral and political” – but hasty and legally unwise – decision to close the Port of Ramsgate to live animal exports for five weeks.
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05-Mar-14 09:51
The 99p Store in Ramsgate High Street has been given a temporary closing order due to an infestation of mice.
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05-Mar-14 09:44
An animal lover has slammed a cruel group of yobs who left a hedgehog paralysed after kicking it "like a football".
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28-Feb-14 08:57
Thanet Athletics Club has been force to cancel the 2014 Primary Cross Country Championships at Quex Park on Saturday due to the wet weather.
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28-Feb-14 08:54
District Councillor John Worrow will not face charges of sexual assault.
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28-Feb-14 08:52
Laura Sandys says she is “delighted” that the Low Pay Commission has announced the minimum wage will rise by 3 per cent.
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28-Feb-14 08:49
Thanet council has lost its High Court case after judges ruled it did not have the power to ban live animal exports from the Port of Ramsgate.
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26-Feb-14 09:12
Police have confirmed a body discovered near St Nicholas-at-Wade is that of missing pensioner, David Mirams.
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26-Feb-14 09:03
RSPCA inspectors are trying to discover how a beaver ended up taking shelter from the bad weather under a car in Thanet last week.
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26-Feb-14 08:08
30-year-old Police officer Neil Holladay, of Sutherland Drive, Birchington will stand trial later this year on four charges of misconduct in public office
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24-Feb-14 08:03
Football
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24-Feb-14 08:01
Fire crews had to be called to a road in Broadstairs after three people had been injured in a car crash
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24-Feb-14 07:47
Kent County Council is to investigate the cause of a sinkhole in Broadstairs later today.
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24-Feb-14 07:41
A man from Margate has been caught after raiding a British Heart Foundation charity shop.
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21-Feb-14 08:53
The family of the man killed in a crash on the M20 on Saturday night has paid tribute to their “generous and funny” son, brother, grandson and uncle.
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21-Feb-14 08:51
Thanet council Cabinet members have voted to ditch the deal with Pleasurama developers SFP.
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21-Feb-14 08:47
A drink driver who took a Jaguar car and went for a spin around Ramsgate has appeared before magistrates.
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21-Feb-14 08:46
A team of experts will carry out a three day inspection of Thanet council next month.
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21-Feb-14 08:44
A Cliffsend resident awoke to a surprise yesterday morning when she discovered a beaver hiding underneath her car.
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19-Feb-14 08:53
Grave concern, shock and anger were the reactions of Thanet’s MPs to news of the “interim centralisation” of high risk surgery at Canterbury hospital.
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19-Feb-14 08:02
The 40 sheep that died when a consignment was unloaded at a port in Ramsgate were 'badly let down by all those responsible', according to Gavin Grant, chief executive of the RSPCA
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19-Feb-14 07:59
Margate's tourist industry hopes to get an off-season welcome boost as rail travellers are being tempted to visit the town with a £10 off-peak return by South Eastern Trains
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19-Feb-14 07:55
South Thanet MP Laura Sandys has called on the Church Commissioner in Parliament to recognise the work of volunteers at St Peter’s Church in Broadstairs
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19-Feb-14 07:52
BROADSTAIRS chippy Star of the Sea was crowned the best in Kent
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18-Feb-14 08:51
The first episode of Edge of Heaven, a new six-part series about a family who run a 1980s inspired B&B in Margate, will be shown on ITV this Friday.
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18-Feb-14 08:49
St Peters in Thanet School won the inter-school speed stacking championships earlier this month at St Lawrence School in Ramsgate.
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18-Feb-14 08:48
A man collapsed in Broadstairs yesterday afternoon and was treated by air ambulance.
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18-Feb-14 08:46
A second seal in two days was rescued off the Thanet coast.
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18-Feb-14 08:43
High risk and emergency general abdominal surgery will be moved out of Margate and Ashford hospitals to Canterbury.
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18-Feb-14 08:41
A school girl from Ramsgate has cut off 10 inches of her hair to raise money for a children’s charity.
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17-Feb-14 07:56
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17-Feb-14 07:51
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a traffic cone was flung from a multi-storey car park in Ramsgate, and smashed through a car’s rear window
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17-Feb-14 07:48
A driver who crashed his lorry, breaking the leg of a vehicle recovery worker, has been banned from driving
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17-Feb-14 07:21
A Territorial Army soldier of Connaught Road, Margate has been convicted guilty of three rapes and having sexual activity with a child
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14-Feb-14 08:20
South Thanet MP Laura Sandys has submitted a freedom of information enquiry to all London Boroughs for details on tenants they may have relocated to Thanet.
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14-Feb-14 08:18
New jobs will be created when the Fayreness reopens as the Botany Bay Hotel at Easter.
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14-Feb-14 08:15
Hopes that work could restart at the derelict Pleasurama site in Ramsgate have been dashed after it was revealed that workers spotted on the land were only repairing hoardings.
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14-Feb-14 08:12
A Broadstairs man has been sentenced after admitting drink driving.
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14-Feb-14 08:07
A woman has pleaded not guilty to assaulting a grandmother as she made her way home from a Margate pub on Christmas Eve.
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12-Feb-14 09:21
A Birchington family faces an agonising wait after police confirmed they had recovered a body near to where a pensioner went missing.
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12-Feb-14 09:19
Turner Contemporary is launching its first online shop coinciding with the spring exhibition ‘Making Painting: Helen Frankenthaler and J. M. W. Turner’ (until 11 May)
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12-Feb-14 09:17
A 49-year-old man was airlifted to hospital yesterday after falling from scaffolding in Margate
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12-Feb-14 09:14
Spencer James Smith of Leas Green, Broadstairs has pleaded guilty to drink driving and driving
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11-Feb-14 09:04
East Kent College has been nationally recognised for its outstanding work with students with learning difficulties.
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11-Feb-14 09:02
A date has been set for discussions about setting up a cannabis café in Thanet.
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11-Feb-14 09:00
St Georges school Government and Politics students were given the opportunity to question MP Laura Sandys last week.
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11-Feb-14 08:57
A petition has been launched to “save Ramsgate police station” after residents have expressed concerns about the level of visible policing in the town.
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11-Feb-14 07:49
Japanese Swordmasters are coming to Thanet for the first event of its kind in the UK
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11-Feb-14 07:45
Councillor Iris Johnston and members of the local Labour Party are expressing increasing concern over the less than sympathetic interviewing skills of some ATOS staff reported to them. Cllr Johnston said
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11-Feb-14 07:41

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10-Feb-14 08:27

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10-Feb-14 08:20
Plans to reopen Margate Caves have come a step closer thanks to money from Kent County Council.
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10-Feb-14 08:16
Plans to borrow £7 million to construct a Ramsgate quay capable of berthing for cruise and cargo ships were due to be discussed by Thanet district councillors last week.
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10-Feb-14 07:43
Persistent heavy downpours are to blame for the increasing size of existing potholes and causing new ones to develop.
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10-Feb-14 07:39
Two men were taken to hospital after a fire broke out at Discovery Park in Sandwich.
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07-Feb-14 08:53
Margate has signed central defender Charlie Wassmer from Conference South side Hayes and Yeading.
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07-Feb-14 08:48
Kent Fire Service has highlighted the importance of smoke alarms and the careful use of candles after a fire in a Sandwich bedsit on Tuesday February 4.
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07-Feb-14 08:44
Police have asked anyone with information to come forward about claims of a young girl who was approached outside a school.
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07-Feb-14 08:42
A robber has threatened a woman with a knife at a shop in Birchington.
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05-Feb-14 09:05

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05-Feb-14 09:02
The message from Kent Fire and Rescue in “be careful when lighting candles, and check your smoke alarms after a blaze broke out in a Sandwich bedsit yesterday morning.
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05-Feb-14 08:58

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05-Feb-14 08:57
A THUG found with a knuckle-duster by police while in Margate has been ordered to carry out 150 hours Community Service.
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03-Feb-14 07:57
Waterlogged pitches postpone games
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03-Feb-14 07:54
The site of Ramsgates former Pleasureama site could be taken back into the local authority's hands.
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03-Feb-14 07:51
The P&0 Pride of Calais met its end at a ship-breaking yard in Aliaga, Turkey.
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03-Feb-14 07:50
South Thanet MP Laura Sandys has called for the Government to increase the minimum wage following a tranche of positive data on the British economy.
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03-Feb-14 07:40
Two lifeboats were launched at Dover in the early hours of Friday night after three reports from ferries of a life raft sighting.
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03-Feb-14 07:27
Police are investigating reports a young girl was approached by a suspicious man in Margate.
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30-Jan-14 07:59

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30-Jan-14 07:57
An area within Margate town centre is to become a Designated Dispersal Area for six months to give police more powers to help deal with anti-social behaviour.
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30-Jan-14 07:55
Kent glasshouse growing complex Thanet Earth has claimed to have got the earliest British-grown cucumbers to market, a week earlier than last year.
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30-Jan-14 07:50
Thanet council has been cleared of acting unlawfully over a secret deal with ferry company TransEuropa.
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30-Jan-14 07:38
Thanet District Council is drawing up plans to redesign and refurbish children's playgrounds in four parks in east Kent, following a RoSPA inspection.
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29-Jan-14 09:13
Thanet residents will be encouraged by KCC’s Libraries and Archives department to take part in a unique Margate Town Read project
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29-Jan-14 08:22
Ian Bartlett, aged 61 ., of Shipyard, Ash has been charged with wounding after a shop worker was injured in Ash on Monday
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29-Jan-14 08:07
Margate artist Tracey Emin has yet another accolade to add to her collection of awards
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29-Jan-14 07:40
Lee Birch the husband of Anne-Marie Birch who ran a Westgate-on-Sea micropub is to go on trial accused of her murder.
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28-Jan-14 07:52
The Environment Agency is hosting a public drop-in session in Sandwich to update the local community on the progress with the town’s new tidal defence scheme
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28-Jan-14 07:48
A man was arrested on yesterday after it was reported that a woman had been injured in a shop in the Street in Ash.
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28-Jan-14 07:45
Students and staff in Thanet have been praised following the visit of County Cllr Margaret Crabtree, KCC deputy cabinet member for education and health reform
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24-Jan-14 08:52
Thanet's budding cricketers scooped a prize at the Kent Regional News and Media sports awards last week at a gala ceremony.
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24-Jan-14 08:49
Nineteen arrests were made in Thanet over the festive season for drink or drug driving as fewer motorists tested positive countywide compared to the same period last year.
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24-Jan-14 08:47
Secondary league tables were published yesterday with King Ethelbert the most improved school in Kent.
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24-Jan-14 08:42
At a thanet council meeting on Tuesday, councilors discussed possible legal action against a Tesco Metro store failing to keep its site clean.
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23-Jan-14 07:18
Broadstairs and St Peter's Town Council has announced a tax increase of 14 pence a week for households from April 2014.
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23-Jan-14 07:09
The number of people unemployed in Kent and Medway has fallen again, providing further evidence the economy in the region is slowly strengthening.
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23-Jan-14 06:59
An award-winning CCTV operator with Thanet District Council has been sent to prison for his vile sex secret.
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22-Jan-14 15:17
The latest Exhibition at Turner Coptemporary “Making Painting” explores the painting through the work of two artists separated by one hundred years and nearly four thousand miles:
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22-Jan-14 15:12
A Hollywood actor most famous for his role as Scrum in Pirates of the Caribbean has swapped Los Angeles for Thanet
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22-Jan-14 15:06
Thanet District Council has received European funding of just over £161,000. for a feasibility study into the expansion of Port Ramsgate
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22-Jan-14 09:49
A Tornado jet made an emergency landing at Manston Airport after a ‘bad multiple birdstrike’
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22-Jan-14 09:40
A Thanet man has been charged and released on bail following an assault on UKIP party leader Nigel Farage
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22-Jan-14 09:37
Thanet District Council will have to write-off he £3.4million it is owed following the failure of the Transeuropa ferry company. A leaked confidential report had revealed that TDC has been advised that is unlikely that any of the money will be recovered. The loan was arranged in n 2011, when the council was run by the Conservative administration. Details of the deal were kept from most councillors. At the time it went bust.
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21-Jan-14 08:01

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21-Jan-14 07:57
A man found collapsed in Broadstairs High Street this morning is being questioned on suspicion of attacking a nurse
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17-Jan-14 08:54
The Hugin wont be going to London any time soon after the British Museum pulled out of negotiations to borrow the replica Viking Boat as part of their upcoming Viking exhibition
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17-Jan-14 08:51
A woman was rescued by firefighters using a height appliance after an apparent suicide attempt earlier this week.
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17-Jan-14 08:50
A Margate woman has been banned from driving for two years after being stopped by Police in Ramsgate on November 24.
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17-Jan-14 08:47
A government minister came to Margate High Street yesterday to check on the progress of the Portas Pilot scheme to breathe life into the town.
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17-Jan-14 08:43
A Ramsgate jeweler appeared in court Thursday accused of racially aggravated abuse.
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15-Jan-14 10:03
If you’re a Jazz fan then you’ll enjoy Sunday afternoon at York Street Methodist Church in Broadstairs
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15-Jan-14 09:59
Acoustic folk rock band, the Bully Wee Band, are coming to the Sarah Thorne Theatre in Broadstairs
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15-Jan-14 09:57
Gary Rockford, 29 formerly of Sanspareil Avenue, Minster has been jailed for 10 years for abusing a girl and sending indecent images of her to a man serving a life sentence in prison.
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15-Jan-14 09:53
Performer, Daniel Bye is gathering stories and fables about Margate from local people ready for his new show Story Hunt
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15-Jan-14 09:51
There will be an open air protest meeting this morning at 11 am at the entrance to Vere Road Car Park Broadstairs
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15-Jan-14 09:48
Restoration work on Margate’s iconic clock tower timeball will start shortly after funds were raised for its rep
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10-Jan-14 08:51
Thanet Roadrunners raised over £200 for charity after covering a 75 mile distance at Westwood Cross on Saturday January 4.
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10-Jan-14 08:49
A man was taken to hospital after he was attacked in Margate Wednesday night.
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10-Jan-14 08:47
Thanet Council is considering offering new Saturday free parking in Broadstairs to replace the loss of spaces at the Vere Road car park.
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10-Jan-14 08:45
Time is running out to make your applications for primary and junior school places.
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10-Jan-14 08:42
A man from Margate will stand trial at Canterbury crown court later this month accused of attempting to defraud a pensioner of £2,000.
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08-Jan-14 09:41
Irish Comedian Ed Byrne will be in Margate in February
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08-Jan-14 09:37
Marcia Francis a business development manager from of Ethelbert Terrace Margate has admitted wounding her boyfriend in a knife attack last year
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03-Jan-14 08:49
Margate’s RNLI lifeboat has brought a Russian seafarer ashore for medical attention
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03-Jan-14 08:47
Police were called to reports of a man with a gun on Wednesday at 10.30pm.
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03-Jan-14 08:44
Dangerous children’s hats, which could strangle a youngster, have been found on sale in Thanet.
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03-Jan-14 08:42
The Fayreness in Kingsgate has closed its doors while the property undergoes a £1.4 million refurbishment. It will reopen as the Botany Bay Hotel.
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03-Jan-14 08:39
THE UK Independence Party (Ukip) claims its membership has soared to above 30,000 for the first time.
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31-Dec-13 09:48
Roger De Haan The former head of Saga,and sponsor of Marlowe Academy, in Ramsgate, and Folkestone Academy. has been knighted in the New Year Honours lis
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31-Dec-13 09:39
Fireworks will launch 2014 in skies over Margate tonight, organised by Nick Conington, owner of Sands Hotel Nick Connington.
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31-Dec-13 09:26
A Margate family found an ancient walnut tree in their garden thanks to the winter storms.The walnut tree - thought to be the oldest in Thanet landed in their garen on Christmas Eve.,
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30-Dec-13 08:48
County Councillor Will Scobie has questioned the need to refurbish Ramsgate rail station when there is the possibility of a new station being built on the isle..
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30-Dec-13 08:46
Two boys were robbed of their mobile phones in Ramsgate on Friday after two teens wearing hoodies asked them for the time.
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30-Dec-13 08:41
A 40-year-old man has been arrested after firing what is believed to be a gas powered air weapon during a confrontation in Bath Road Marga
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20-Dec-13 09:02
The Kent, Surrey and Sussex air ambulance has become the first of its kind in the UK to launch a 24-hour emergency service.
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20-Dec-13 08:58
Staff and students at Hartsdown Academy have wished a fond farewell to popular Senior Vice Principal Isabel Hack who retired at the end of term after 22 years at the college.
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20-Dec-13 08:55
Kent County Council has announced that Downs Road will be closed between January 3rd and February 7th to carry out urgent sewer repair works.
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20-Dec-13 08:52
Four people have been released from prison after gunshots in Ramsgate on Wednesday.
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20-Dec-13 08:49
Kent Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in an apparent assault on the Millmead estate in Margate.
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18-Dec-13 09:45
. It has been alleged at Canterbury Crown that Detective Constable Mark Thorne – then an acting detective sergeant at Margate -advised a woman who claimed she had been repeatedly raped to phone the Citizens Advice Bureau,
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18-Dec-13 09:42
Two men and two women were arrested at 6.25pm on the A249 near Maidstone following an attempted robbery at a Ramsgate jewellery shop on Monday.
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18-Dec-13 09:37
Kyle Wombwel 23, who had been serving a 28-month sentence for inflicting grievous bodily harm during a burglar went on the run from Standford Hill prison on the Isle of Sheppey and was found later... hiding in his mother's wardrobe at her home in Margate.. Wombwell pleaded guilty at Canterbury to escaping lawful custody and was given another four months on his sentence.
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18-Dec-13 08:57
.A 76-year-old pensioner was left seriously hurt last Saturday evening after a savage beating in his home in Rutland Avenue Margate
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18-Dec-13 08:53
Birchington residents had reason to be proud after receiving a letter from Buckingham Palace.
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17-Dec-13 08:21
Birchington residents had reason to be proud after receiving a letter from Buckingham Palace.
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17-Dec-13 07:24
A Keen young surfer and enterprising fundraiser is urging brave watersport enthusiasts to Board on Boxing Day to raise cash for Demelza House.
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17-Dec-13 07:16
A 76-year-old pensioner was left seriously hurt after a savage beating in his Margate home in the late hours of Saturday afternoon.
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16-Dec-13 08:13
A new school could open in Ramsgate by 2015 to deal with increased demand for primary places.
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16-Dec-13 08:08
A contractor has now been appointed to work on the new Beach Walk development in Broadstairs.
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13-Dec-13 09:04
A Margate man caught watching and possessing child pornography has been jailed for 16 months.
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13-Dec-13 09:01
Discovery Park welcomed three more businesses to the site - taking its growing community to more than 60 tenants.
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13-Dec-13 08:59
A mother and her two month old baby had a lucky escape from a fire at their home on Tuesday.
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13-Dec-13 08:57
A 25 year old man was banned from drink driving for two years and ordered to carry out 150 hours of community service.
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13-Dec-13 08:54
The Independent Police Complaints Commission is carrying out an investigation into Kent Police’s contact with Anne-Marie Birch before her death.
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13-Dec-13 08:52
A car caught fire in Cliftonville last night.
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06-Dec-13 08:59
Charlie Ademeno had the perfect opportunity to score a hat-trick for Margate on Saturday when the home side were awarded a second half penalty against Clevedon Town in the FA Trophy second qualifying round.
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06-Dec-13 08:56
A school from Margate was among thirteen across London and the South East recognised for achieving a Food for Life Partnership award.
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06-Dec-13 08:51
Pupils from Dame Janet Primary Academy surprised shoppers at Westwood Cross last week when they performed flash mobs with an anti-bullying message.
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06-Dec-13 08:48
A supporter of the Pilgrims Hospices has been recognized for her work supporting the charity’s weekly lottery.
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06-Dec-13 08:43
A man charged after a police officer was injured in Minster on Tuesday appeared before magistrates in Dover yesterday.
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04-Dec-13 09:06
Winter months are the busiest time for the NHS so they are working to make it easier for people in Thanet to find urgent care when they need it.
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04-Dec-13 09:01
The work of American abstract expressionist painter Helen Frankenthaler will be coming to Turner Contemporary next year
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04-Dec-13 08:57
A policeman has been treated in hospital after being hit by a car during a dramatic high-speed chase yesterday. he suffered head injuries after he was knocked down near the McDonald's fast food restaurant in Minster
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27-Nov-13 09:22
Mark James Moss, 26, of Park Place, Margate has just started a three year jail sentence after admitting two burglaries in Margate on August 2.
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27-Nov-13 08:06
Knitting at the Albion will have a part to play in murder spoof Inspector Norse at Margate's Theatre Royal on Friday
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27-Nov-13 08:04
A teenager is fighting for her life after suffering head injuries when she fell into Margate harbour.
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27-Nov-13 08:02
BROADSTAIRS Town Team's Shed project has won £50,000 in The People’s Millions funding competition. They beat The Seahaven Community Kitchen to the award.
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22-Nov-13 09:13

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22-Nov-13 09:11
A drink driver has been banned from the road for two years after being caught behind the wheel at more than twice the legal limit.
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22-Nov-13 09:05
A teenager has been sentenced to four years in a young offender institution after he admitted burgling a house in St Peters.
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22-Nov-13 08:58
The council has teamed up with Kent Police in an attempt to rid the streets of alcohol-fuelled antisocial behavior by demonstrating it is not acceptable.
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22-Nov-13 08:54
Virtual schools are helping looked after children achieve their best ever exam results.
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22-Nov-13 08:51
A care worker in saved a women’s life after a fire broke out at her home in Broadstairs last Friday.
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22-Nov-13 08:47
East Kent College has won a £9.7 million government grant to build a hotel and hospitality training area on site.
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15-Nov-13 09:15

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15-Nov-13 09:04
The incident occurred between 10.10am and 10.20am on Thursday, October 10 in the car park of a supermarket in Manston Road, Ramsgate
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15-Nov-13 09:01
A programme to get young people aged from 18-25 in employment and fit begins on November 26.
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15-Nov-13 08:59
David Mirams, 76, was last seen by his wife Margaret
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14-Nov-13 09:04
Ramsgate were unfortunate not to take all three points at Horsham on Tuesday after having a goal disallowed in the closing stages.
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14-Nov-13 09:00
The Heritage Lottery Fund has given their backing to plans to create a visitor, research and education centre at St Augustine’s Church in Ramsgate.
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14-Nov-13 08:58
Fire crews were called to a mattress on fire in Cliftonville yesterday morning.
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14-Nov-13 08:56
Street lights will be turned off across the county this winter in a cost-cutting move by Kent County Council.
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14-Nov-13 08:49
A graduate from Canterbury Christchurch University has won the national award of Nursery Practitioner of the year.
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14-Nov-13 08:46
More than 200 homes were without power after an outage in Margate yesterday evening.
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08-Nov-13 09:04
Charlie Ademeno had the perfect opportunity to score a hat-trick for Margate on Saturday when the home side were awarded a second half penalty against Clevedon Town in the FA Trophy second qualifying round.
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08-Nov-13 08:58
A dental hygienist has been prosecuted for working without registration at practices across east Kent.
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08-Nov-13 08:56
A police officer will face trial at Maidstone Crown Court later this month accused of four counts of misconduct in a public office.
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08-Nov-13 08:53
The dispute over the future of the Royal Victoria Pavilion in Ramsgate continues as Thanet council denies claims that a deal to bring Wetherspoons to the town excluded local bids.
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08-Nov-13 08:50
Police are hunting two men following a robbery in Margate.
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08-Nov-13 08:47
A man was arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead in Kingsgate yesterday afternoon.
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06-Nov-13 09:00
A MYSTERY surfer was spotted braving the waves in the storm at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, on Monday.
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06-Nov-13 08:57
A shoplifter was sentenced by Thanet Magistrates to 90 days in prison, suspended for 12 months
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06-Nov-13 08:52
Thanet is through to the second round of an application for between £2million and £6million of Big Lottery funding.
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05-Nov-13 08:04
Heavy rains and strong winds overnight prompted warnings of flooding along the east Kent coast yesterday morning
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05-Nov-13 08:02
The weekends action
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05-Nov-13 07:59
After walking out for several hours on Friday night, crews manned the picket lines again from 6am to 8am this morning as part of a nationwide string of strikes in a row over pension reform.
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05-Nov-13 07:57
It will be taking place at The Marlowe Academy from 9.30am to 1pm.
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05-Nov-13 07:53
The new plans will provide seven purpose-designed classrooms for Year 1 and 2 pupils at the rear of the existing school campus and is scheduled to open by Easter.
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05-Nov-13 07:48
Belgium-based OilChart international, which provides fuel for ships across the North Sea, is owed almost four-times more than Thanet council.
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30-Oct-13 07:53
.Video rental Company, Blockbuster has announced it is to go into administration for the second time in a year with the possibility that hundreds of people may face redundancy.
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29-Oct-13 08:54
Margate And Ramsgate Set For A Win.
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29-Oct-13 08:52
KLM Flights From Manston Airport To Amsterdam Were Cancelled Yesterday Due To The High Winds.
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29-Oct-13 08:47

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29-Oct-13 08:45
That's the message from NHS Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
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29-Oct-13 08:42
Kent Police are warning people who have suffered property damage in yesterday’s storm to beware of cold callers and rogue traders.
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29-Oct-13 08:38
Local resident Robyn Vaughn Lyons from Margate takes part in the extreme cleaning show.
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25-Oct-13 07:55
And Finally, Kent U18s continue their autumn programme with an away fixture versus Eastern Counties at Bishops Stortford RFC on Sunday (October 27, 1pm).
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25-Oct-13 07:53
wo teenagers have been arrested in Broadstairs after a burglary last Sunday.
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25-Oct-13 07:51
Newington residents are urging Kent County Council to take action after it spent over £400,000 maintaining security at an old school site.
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25-Oct-13 07:48
A heartless robber is being hunted by police after pushing an 11-year-old girl over and stealing her mobile phone.
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25-Oct-13 07:46
A woman was injured after falling from a ladder in Cliftonville yesterday morning.
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25-Oct-13 07:44
Van drivers are warned to keep their equipment secure after a spate of thefts from vehicles in Thanet.
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23-Oct-13 08:04
A tribute to comic legends Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise featuring original material is coming to Margate next month.
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23-Oct-13 07:11
The regeneration of Margate has hit the headlines in New York. The New York Times magazine carried a two page feature by writer Laura Barton
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23-Oct-13 07:08
A NEW £6.5 million eco building will open at East Kent College next month.
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23-Oct-13 07:05
Donna Beverley a 37-year-old drug addict, of Appledore Close Margate has been jailed for 40 months
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22-Oct-13 07:40
Great-grandmother Maureen Thoroughgood was known to hundreds of families in Dane Valley as the woman who battled for eight years to get the crossing at Northdown primary school.
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22-Oct-13 07:35
Margate were the big winners in the first qualifying round on Saturday, thumping Wroxham 9-4 in Norfolk and they have been rewarded for that demolition with a home tie against Clevedon Town.
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22-Oct-13 07:30

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22-Oct-13 07:21
The Primary School event is the highlight of the football season and the biggest event of its kind in Kent.
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22-Oct-13 07:11
Jake George, 16 who lives in Minster was one of four finalists from the UK to be presented with the award at The House of Commons on Wednesday and won £750 prize fund comprising of cash and tools.
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18-Oct-13 07:10
A 43 year old man from Ramsgate was convicted of burglary when he appeared at Thanet Magistrates Court on October 4th.
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18-Oct-13 07:07
Volunteers are needed to help with workshops for ex-military personnel who are trying to settle back into civilian life.
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18-Oct-13 07:06
In Ramsgate, organizers of the Healthy Heart project are looking for families to take part in activities at Marlowe Academy.
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18-Oct-13 07:03
A 19 year old man has pleaded guilty to theft and attempted theft from motor vehicles.
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18-Oct-13 07:00
Some 45 per cent of pupils sitting the Kent Test this year passed, county council chiefs have confirmed.
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18-Oct-13 06:57
Two large hauls of fireworks being sold illegally and worth thousands of pounds have been seized in Thanet.
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18-Oct-13 06:54
Plans to convert the Slipways buildings in Ramsgate Harbour where given the go ahead Wednesday night as Thanet District Council’s planning committee voted overwhelmingly in its favour.
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16-Oct-13 06:49
The Dornier aircraft recently brought out of the sea at Ramsgate has been lovingly restored as a full scale, 3D vision
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16-Oct-13 06:40
A GIANT hole has mysteriously appeared in a front garden in Ramsgate.
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16-Oct-13 06:37
The Care Quality Commission found Birchington Medical Centre “adequate in some respects but failing in others
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15-Oct-13 08:40
Six schools in Broadstairs are closing this Thursday 17th October due to teachers striking.
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15-Oct-13 08:10
Ramsgate Win While Margate Suffers A Disappointing Loss.
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15-Oct-13 08:07
Owners Infratil Limited agreed to the sale to Lothian Shelf (710) Limited, owned by Ann Gloag, for £1.
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15-Oct-13 08:03
Volunteers from the KSAR -Kent Search and Rescue - team have on Friday joined the search for a Birchington pensioner who has been missing for five days.
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15-Oct-13 08:00
Britain’s most venomous spider has reached Thanet. The false-widow spider, whose bite can cause chest-pains and tingling, was spotted in Margate.
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15-Oct-13 07:58
Five schools in Broadstairs are closing this Thursday 17th October due to teachers striking.
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15-Oct-13 07:55
The MP for Thanet Laura Sandys has welcomed a lower cap on rail fare increases as 'a step in the right direction'.
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11-Oct-13 07:59
It was a great day for Thanet Road Runners Athletics Club at the scenic, yet hilly Sittingbourne ten mile run at the weekend.
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11-Oct-13 07:55
A woman from Victoria Road has escaped with a suspended sentence after she pleaded guilty to theft.
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11-Oct-13 07:53
Haine Road in Ramsgate will be closed overnight next week for resurfacing work.
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11-Oct-13 07:50
Water Gala organisers in Broadstairs were stunned to get an estimated bill of £500 for keeping town toilets open for two hours.
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11-Oct-13 07:48
The Royal Harbor Brassiere in Ramsgate has re opened after a blaze.
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11-Oct-13 07:42
Health officials believe that less than 34% of people living with dementia in Thanet have been diagnosed.
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09-Oct-13 07:00
PLANS for a supermarket and petrol station, shops, 500 homes and possibly a hotel at the Discovery Park site in Sandwich have been backed by Thanet South MP Laura Sandys and Kent County Council leader Paul Carter..
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08-Oct-13 08:00
Thanet has one of the highest call-out rates in the UK from residents dealing with bedbug infestations.
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08-Oct-13 07:57
A cyclist in his 50s was seriously injured after colliding with a Mercedes estate car Sunday afternoon.
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08-Oct-13 07:53
A woman charged with wasting police time after falsely claiming she had been raped has been sentenced at Margate Magistrates Court on Monday, 7 October 2013.
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08-Oct-13 07:50
A seal was found stranded on Margate beach earlier yesterday.
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08-Oct-13 07:45
UKIP has announced that it's leader, Nigel Farage, will be running for a seat somewhere in the South East for the 2014 European Elections.
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07-Oct-13 07:44
A man from London was arrested on suspicion of GBH after a woman was assaulted in Margate this weekend. Police were called to Union Crescent at 10.15pm after reports of the incident. It is also believed that the woman suffered a cut to the cheek from a sharp object as a result of the attack. A search had been carried out in the area by police and a 22-year-old man from Wimbledon in London was arrested on suspicion of GBH and remains in police custody.
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07-Oct-13 06:54
Labour councillors on the Newington estate are campaigning for new speed humps after complaints that current measures are not stopping motorists from speeding. St Johns Avenue and Bush Avenue had speed bumps built ten years ago, but only minor maintenance has been carried out since. Some 160 residents have signed a petition urging the council to find a solution at the next highways meeting
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07-Oct-13 06:10
Firefighters in Thanet had a busy few days responding to emergency calls after lightning strikes hit homes in Ramsgate.
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04-Oct-13 08:03
Ramsgate manager Tim Dixon praised his “hard-working” side after they came out 3-1 winners at Chipstead on Tuesday night.
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04-Oct-13 08:00
A Teenage girl has been charged with arson following a blaze at Westwood Cross in August.
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04-Oct-13 07:57
Margate-born performer Tabitha Webb is set to debut her new musical Love Beyond in Brighton this week.
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04-Oct-13 07:53
The Fayerness is to be rebranded The Botany Bay Hotel as part of a £1.5 million investment by owners Shepherd Neame.
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04-Oct-13 07:51
The kitchen, a charity funded community café in, Ramsgate, looks set to close after operators say they can no longer afford to run the project.
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03-Oct-13 07:06
Margate and Ramsgate FC in action
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03-Oct-13 06:57
Manston Airport chief executive Charles Buchanan announced that sales of KLM flights to Amsterdam have improved considerably after a slow start.
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03-Oct-13 06:44
New pay on foot car parking is now available at the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital in Margate.
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30-Sep-13 07:00
Musical group Percussion School from Chatham and Clarendon House Grammar have been selected to perform at a series of national showcase concerts at London's Royal Albert Hall from November 11-13.
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30-Sep-13 06:55
A two year old toddler was injured after being hit by a car in Cecil Square.
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30-Sep-13 06:52
Concerned patients from Birchington Medical Centre were made to wait outside in a car park
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30-Sep-13 06:41
A new study shows that 18 per cent of Thanet mums continue smoking during pregnancy.
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26-Sep-13 06:50
hungry thief has stolen a selection of food from The Ambrette in Margate.
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23-Sep-13 06:54
British Home Stores have announced that they will close their store at Westwood Cross in January next year.
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23-Sep-13 06:50
A thief has been removing banners advertising a charity car boot sale from areas around Drapers Mills School in Margate.
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19-Sep-13 07:11
Margate FC take on Grays Athletic this Saturday kick off at 3pm. Ramsgate FC also kick off at 3pm this Saturday playing Redhill.
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19-Sep-13 07:04
Trains to Charing Cross will be diverted next weekend while engineering works take place on the line.
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19-Sep-13 06:56
Fire services were called to East Pier in Ramsgate early on Wednesday morning to attend an incident at the Royal Harbour Brasserie.
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16-Sep-13 06:51
Margate FC beat Kingstonian 2-1 in their FA Cup match ensuring they are through to the next round,
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16-Sep-13 06:46
Thanet District Council’s Coast Project will be running two Beach watch events this month as a part of the Marine Conservation Society’s annual national campaign, and are after volunteers to help with the cause.
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16-Sep-13 06:12
Tourism and the visitor economy were affirmed as a priority for Thanet District Council. The plan will be driven by the aim of gaining more benefit for Thanet from its visitors.
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13-Sep-13 08:04
Ramsgate model and fashion student Chloe King is flying out to Africa next week in a bid to be Miss Scuba UK.
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13-Sep-13 08:00
Improved safety measures are under way to tackle traffic chaos outside the gates of Cliftonville primary school during the hectic early morning and afternoon periods.
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13-Sep-13 07:54
A mother-of-two, from Ramsgate has been nationally recognised for her commitment to nursing and community care and named a Queen’s Nurse.
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12-Sep-13 06:56
Shopping guru Mary Portas has revealed that she was paid £500,000 for a series of shows including her program Queen Of The High Streets
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12-Sep-13 06:17
A multi million pound 60 bedroom hotel is to be built along Margate seafront.
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12-Sep-13 06:09
TV star and journalist Janet Street Porter slams Eric Pickles decision to approve Tesco
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09-Sep-13 06:56
HUNDREDS of families in Ramsgate were left without water after a burst water main.
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06-Sep-13 07:11
A couple have worked around the clock to reopen their Minster business this week after a pick up truck wrecked their premises.
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06-Sep-13 07:02
OVER a thousand people turned up to watch Folk sensations CoCo and the Butterfields perform at Broadstairs' last summer prom. Wowing the crowds the Canterbury based band delivered a great set in what proved to be an outstanding day.
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02-Sep-13 07:53
Morethan 100 jobs to be lost at Piper Windows in Ramsgate
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02-Sep-13 07:19
Ramsgate tunnels are to re open in 2014
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02-Sep-13 07:12
Three men arrested in connection with the shooting in Victoria Road, Ramsgate.
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30-Aug-13 08:09
A women has been taken to hospital after she was by a cyclist in Margate earlier this afternoon.
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30-Aug-13 08:05
The Turner Contemporary in Margate has today welcomed its one millionth visitor.
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30-Aug-13 07:54
A naked man has been spotted performing a sex act near a children’s play area in Birchington.
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30-Aug-13 07:40
Police officers have discovered a cannabis cultivation in a Margate property.
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28-Aug-13 08:12
Firefighters have spent the night in Monkton after 200 tonnes of baled straw caught alight.
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28-Aug-13 08:07
The owner of a family-run fish and chip business in Minster has described the moment a car smashed into the front of his shop as “like a bomb going off”.
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28-Aug-13 07:47
A YOUTH sports worker has pleaded guilty to possessing 1,300 indecent images of children.
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19-Aug-13 06:47
Ten man Margate beat Harrow Borough 3-1 at the weekend
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19-Aug-13 06:42
Fire crews were called to a derelict house in Ramsgate this weekend.
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19-Aug-13 06:14
The ashes of a wartime sailor rescued by a Kent lifeboat crew 74 years ago have been scattered in the sea at Margate
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19-Aug-13 05:58
Turner Contemporary director Victoria Pomery has highlighted the best of Thanet and the East Kent coast in an article in the Guardian.
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16-Aug-13 09:03
Students and staff at the Marlowe Academy in Ramsgate celebrated 79 per cent of students achieving three A Levels, an increase of 24 per cent on last year's results.
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16-Aug-13 08:55
People climbing on Thanet’s unstable chalk cliffs are dicing with death according to coastguards.
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16-Aug-13 08:50
UK Power Networks has apologised for disruption caused to people in Birchington by diesel fumes from industrial generators outside their homes.
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16-Aug-13 08:43
Eight fires in five days have led Thanet fire crews to issue an outdoor fire warning.
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16-Aug-13 08:39
A man exposed himself after two women refused to take cash to photograph him naked at a bus stop.
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12-Aug-13 07:41
Margate FC managed to get off to a great start to their season with a 2-1 win over Hampton & Richmond Borough.
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12-Aug-13 07:21
There will be a celebration and thanks giving of Paul Trumble MBE today at 2.30 at the Holy Trinity church in Margate.
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12-Aug-13 07:03
Local man Barry Wright’s niece Wendy Trehion will be attempting a two way channel swim this week.
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12-Aug-13 07:00
A 25-year-old man from Margate has died after collapsing at Rivals nightclub in Deal in the early hours of Sunday morning.
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12-Aug-13 06:48
Kent County Council is to expand even more schools to cope with a lack of places for new pupils, starting next month.
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29-Jul-13 07:03
Olympian Steve Backley will officially open the new Ramsgate Sports Centre this week.
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29-Jul-13 06:54
The Theatre Royal's short-term future has been secured, with a two-year deal between Thanet council and Your Leisure.
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29-Jul-13 06:38
Managers at Manston Airport say the airport should be used as a "reliever airport" to reduce congestion at Heathrow and Gatwick.
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25-Jul-13 06:52
Kent Police has renewed its warnings over the dangers of swimming in lakes and quarries around Kent.
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25-Jul-13 06:41
Police are asking for help from members of the public after a man with learning difficulties had a necklace stolen as he waited for a bus in Margate.
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22-Jul-13 07:07
British Transport Police have released an image of a woman want to talk to in connection with alleged racist abuse on a train.
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22-Jul-13 06:55
Extra police are to be in force to ensure this year's Broadstairs Folk Week passes off peacefully.
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22-Jul-13 06:45
County councillors met last week to decide the future of member allowances after they cost Kent's taxpayers almost £1.8 million last year.
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22-Jul-13 06:41
Developers have revealed plans to demolish the former Thanet Press in Margate and build 70 flats.
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22-Jul-13 06:18
A sixth man has been charged with the murder of a jewellery designer whose battered body was found following a fire at his home.
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19-Jul-13 06:48
Kent Police are warning dog owners they could be prosecuted if they leave their pets in hot vehicles.
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18-Jul-13 06:47
Margate Football Club will begin their 2013/14 season campaign with a trip to the Beveree Stadium on Saturday the 10th of August to play Hampton and Richmond.
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18-Jul-13 06:44
Paramedics treated a man for burns last night after a car caught fire on the A299 Thanet Way.
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18-Jul-13 06:36
Thanet Council has contributed to the The failed East Kent City of Culture bid costing the taxpayer £50,000 - with the five councils in the area sharing the bill between them.
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12-Jul-13 06:20
NHS Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group is asking anyone who's had a persistent cough for three weeks or more to see their GP, in support of a national campaign to raise awareness of lung cancer.
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12-Jul-13 06:17
Local authorities are encouraging the public to stay safe around Kent's coast, following a major search operation for a missing 16-year-old boy which occurred on Saturday night.
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11-Jul-13 08:57
Thanet has a number of tennis courts that are available to the public to use which are free of charge.
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11-Jul-13 08:49
Police are appealing for witnesses following an investigation of a disturbance in Margate.
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11-Jul-13 08:46
MP Laura Sandys tweeted fantastic news after the UK Association of Fish Producer Organisations lost its High Court battle with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs or Defra over the re-allocation of fishing quotas.
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11-Jul-13 08:36
The future of Ramsgate Motor Museum is uncertain after the sale of its contents at auction last week.
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08-Jul-13 06:16
Police have released an e-fit image of a man who robbed a taxi driver in Broadstairs.
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05-Jul-13 06:58
Part of the Old Thanet way was forced to be closed by police last night after a crash in Herne Bay.
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05-Jul-13 06:56
Kent Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a robbery in Broadstairs.
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05-Jul-13 06:34
Kent Police have released an e-fit of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempt robbery in Margate.
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04-Jul-13 06:40
Broadstairs Town Team, in conjunction with Panther Securities are offering artists and designers a chance to compete in their fantastic “Design a Mural for our High Street Competition”.
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04-Jul-13 06:31
Kent Police have released an e-fit of one of the suspects involved in a cash theft from a taxi.
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04-Jul-13 06:29
A stabbing occurred last night at Kennedy House in Ramsgate.
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03-Jul-13 07:45
A series of walks which explore how Ramsgate was affected by the blitz starts again this week.
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03-Jul-13 07:42
Campaigners, including MP Jeremy Corbyn and Green Party Leader Natalie Green will protest against the government’s austerity measure outside the Turner Contemporary Galley in Margate tomorrow
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01-Jul-13 08:22
Two people were rescued by Margate’s RNLI inshore lifeboat yesterday (30 June) when they abandoned their disabled speedboat and attempted to swim ashore.
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01-Jul-13 06:49
A dead horse was found washed up on the beach at Ramsgate western undercliff over the weekend.
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01-Jul-13 06:42
A new plan which aims to boost tourism in Thanet has been launched.
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28-Jun-13 06:59
There is an open volleyball competition to be held in Margate at Margate Main Sands on Friday, July 5th.
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28-Jun-13 06:47
On Wednesday evening, a man was reportedly threatened by a gang with a firearm at Westwood near Broadstairs.
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27-Jun-13 06:54
Margate Gallery at Lombard Street in Old Town Margate will be featuring a brand new exhibition by Claire Gill starting tomorrow Friday, 28th of June until the 21st of July.
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27-Jun-13 06:28
Disappointed visitors of the South East Airshow 2013 in Manston have been offered replacement tickets or a refund by organizers.
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26-Jun-13 08:14
A Cliftonville resident has been prosecuted at Canterbury Magistrates Court for not clearing up after her dog on two different occasions.
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26-Jun-13 07:57
The South African born baritone and Kathleen Ferrier Award winner Njabulo Madlala will give Broadstairs Music Recital Society’s Third Anniversary Gala concert this Saturday in York Street Methodist Church Broadstairs.
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24-Jun-13 07:00
Thanet’s two MPs are hosting a jobs and apprenticeships fair at the Margate Winter Gardens.
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24-Jun-13 06:42
A man from Ramsgate appeared in court after a betting shop in Wincheap was raided at knifepoint last month.
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24-Jun-13 06:39
A Ramsgate man has died after he was involved in a collision with a bike.
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21-Jun-13 07:04
An organiser with a Canterbury-based international events company has blown than £30,000 arranging events for herself and her family.
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21-Jun-13 06:57
An appeal has been launched to identify a graffiti yob defacing property across East Kent.
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20-Jun-13 16:17
Laura Sandys MP is teaming up with local recruitment firm, Morgan Jones, to run a 'job ready' workshop on Saturday 29th of June, to help ensure that job seekers have the best possible chance of success with prospective employers. Also, Thanet Jobs Fair is coming up next month on Tuesday 2nd of July at Margate Winter Gardens.
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20-Jun-13 16:03
Thomas Brown of Thanet Gazette has reported that Margate's main post office could be hit by more strikes after a trade union announced two more walkouts in protest at plans to close the Crown Office in Cecil Square.
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20-Jun-13 15:58
East Kent is out of the running for the UK City of Culture 2017. Culture Minister Ed Vaizey made the announcement of the four shortlisted cities. The joint bid, put together by local authorities in Canterbury, Thanet, Ashford, Dover and Folkestone, failed to make it through the final shortlist.
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20-Jun-13 15:53
An appeal against Eric Pickles' decision to build a Tesco Superstore on Margate seafront has been lodged in the High Court, citing that the development is "unlawful" because it did not comply with the European Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) directive.
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19-Jun-13 08:23
The Jazz Guitar duo, Jamie Moore & Dave Reay will open this year’s Margate Jazz festival on Friday nigh
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19-Jun-13 08:20
After two bad winters in Thanet newly elected Kent County Councillor Will Scobie is waging a war on potholes in Margate.
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19-Jun-13 07:02
MP Eric Pickles has commented on the Arlington House tesco story., The Local Government Minister, believes that a proposed 82,000 sq ft Tesco superstore would "claw back convenience expenditure to Margate",.
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17-Jun-13 07:11
Margate Carnival will go ahead this summer
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17-Jun-13 07:01
A controversial planning application to build a Tesco superstore on picturesque Margate seafront has been given the Government go-ahead.
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17-Jun-13 06:56
Residents in Beacon Road, Broadstairs, are calling for Kent County Council to shed some light on their road, after a street lamp was removed.
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17-Jun-13 06:53
Locals feel the varying Charges of on-street and off-street parking in Thanet towns are ruining trade.
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14-Jun-13 08:02
Warren Riddell-Broomfield, a Margate rugby player has escaped prison after attacking two soldiers in a nightclub in Canterbury.
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14-Jun-13 06:41
Gary King, 52, of Broadstairs Road, in Broadstairs, along with 4 other people have all been charged with the murder of Michael Griffiths.
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13-Jun-13 21:28
Thanet District Citizens Advice Bureau would like to consult organisations and individuals in Ramsgate about the advice needs of local people and what services they could provide.
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13-Jun-13 07:10
The Dreamland Trust is delighted to open this year’s RIBA Love Architecture Festival in Margate from the 21st – 30th of June 2013 with an exhibition celebrating the work of designer and colourist, Walpole Champneys, whose mural and decorative schemes adorned the interior of the 1934/35 Grade II* listed Dreamland Cinema and Sunshine Cafe.
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13-Jun-13 06:51
A man suffered burns after a bonfire accident in his garden in Ramsgate. Kent Fire and Rescue service described the man’s injuries as minor.
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13-Jun-13 06:40
Thanet Green councillor Ian Driver has lodged a complaint against Thanet District Council (TDC) for allowing TransEuropa Ferries to accumulate a debt of £3.4 million by waiving port fees, saying the deal was unauthorised state aid.
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12-Jun-13 07:49
A Gravesend man has been sentenced to five years in prison for the manslaughter of a Ramsgate man, Jason Wood following a drinking prank hat turned to tragedy
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10-Jun-13 07:04
The Poppy Appeal is looking for a new volunteer to organise the Poppy Appeal in Margate this year.
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10-Jun-13 06:52
A fisherman had been rescued by lifeboat crews after his boat sank off the coast of Sandwich.
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10-Jun-13 06:40
A group of overwhelemd Ramsgate Town Council last week to demand action on the Pleasurama development.
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06-Jun-13 21:04
Thomas Brown of Thanet Gazette has reported that Margate's Crown Post Office re-opened yesterday after it had to be closed due to building work on the site.
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06-Jun-13 20:46
Designer Wayne Hemingway is desperate to get involved in the redevelopment of Margate's Dreamland theme park.
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06-Jun-13 16:17
Thanet District Council gave Broadstairs volunteers a treat in connection with the annual National Volunteer’s campaign taking place this week.
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06-Jun-13 16:10
Diabetes Week starts on the 9-15th June.
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06-Jun-13 16:01
Kent Police have charged a man from Margate with drink-driving on Monday.
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06-Jun-13 15:49
An E-fit of a man has been released by Thanet Police following a robbery which occurred on Saturday, 4TH of May at about 7.45am. The victim, a 23-year-old man, was walking along Clements Road in Ramsgate when he was attacked by an unknown man, being punched in the face and having his necklace stolen.
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05-Jun-13 08:43
People concerned about the future of the Pleasurama site in Ramsgate will demonstrate outside Custom House between 6-30 and 6-45 tonight
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05-Jun-13 08:38
A man has died after being found on fire in the street in Ramsgate
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03-Jun-13 07:09
Police investigating an alleged assault in Broadstairs have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.
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03-Jun-13 06:53
An urgent investigation has been launched after more than 200 children in care went missing in Kent last year.
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03-Jun-13 06:46
The trial of a man accused of killing a friend by putting tablets in his beer has been halted.
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31-May-13 07:14
Officials behind Thanet council’s £3.4 million TransEuropa debt deal refused to resign this week after growing calls for an inquiry.
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31-May-13 07:02
Three young people - two men and a woman - are believed to have been behind the theft of a rail replacement bus which was stolen on Saturday and driven into a garden wall.
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31-May-13 06:55
A young man has been charged with attempted murder after a teenage was attacked with a hammer following a serious assult in Margate on Tuesday morning.
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31-May-13 06:52
Charity warns one drink is too many if you're driving, as summer drink drive crackdown launched
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30-May-13 07:01
A man has suffered serious injuries in a hammer attack in Margate
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30-May-13 06:47
In a day of action this weekend, Purple ribbons will be tied to trees along the route to the Port of Dover as a symbol against animal cruelty.
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30-May-13 06:44
A man was badly hurt after being hit by a car in Margate Tuesday afternoon.
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29-May-13 08:40
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28-May-13 08:51
Kent Police are hunting for two men who stole a double decker bus which later crashed into a brick wall.
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24-May-13 07:55
Kent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) will be joining in the fun this half-term while helping families find out how they can keep safe from fire..
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24-May-13 07:49
Curiosity – Art and pleasures of knowing – featuring among other things a giant stuffed walrus and a mummified King Penguin from Ernest Shackelton’s Antarctic Expedition opens today at the Turner Centre in Margate, continuing to September.
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23-May-13 06:57
As people live longer, the number of people with dementia is on the increase.
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23-May-13 06:51
The managing director of Kent clothing chain, Punkyfish, has been jailed for 18 months after avoiding tax and pocketing almost £68,000 from his employees' wages.
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23-May-13 06:46
Auditors are being urged to investigate a secret deal between Thanet District Council and ferry firm TransEuropa after it emerged the company owed the council £3.3million.
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22-May-13 07:45
There will be a protest picnic against the bedroom tax in Margate on Sunday
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22-May-13 06:58
Thanet’s Visitor Information Service has been awarded Bronze for ‘Visitor Information Provider of the Year’
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22-May-13 06:51
Kent’s most violent areas have been revealed after statistics painted a fascinating picture of Kent’s crime hot-spots
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20-May-13 06:48
Broadstairs does not beat it's ultimate recored for amount of dancers on promenade at once.
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20-May-13 06:39
Passengers using the Thanet Loop service are now enjoying a more comfortable and greener journey around the isle.
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17-May-13 07:58
A Shoplifter asked a crown court judge to change his curfew times so he could take his dog for a walk.
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17-May-13 07:19
The Portas Pilot scheme celebrated its first birthday this week but volunteers in Margate are divided as to whether the TV coverage will be beneficial for the high street.
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17-May-13 07:15
Police and copyright investigators uncovered a man running a website that allowed traders to sell counterfeit DVDs.
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17-May-13 07:09
Concerns have been raised as the list of missing items at Margate museum grows.
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16-May-13 07:53
Thanet Families in Need are currently looking at the extent of the problems in private rental and want to know your experiences.
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16-May-13 07:32
Kent Police responded to a report of a vehicle theft in Westgate-on-Sea on 9th of May.
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15-May-13 07:48
Two talented young soloists, local twins who both won musical scholarships to King's College Canterbury.will be supporting performing With Thanet Light Orchestra’s first public concert under its new conductor, David Pestell
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14-May-13 06:57
Joss Bay has received an accolade from Trip advisor
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14-May-13 06:54
A man has given up the headship of a prestigious school in Holland to mount his first British exhibition in Thanet this month.
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13-May-13 06:50
Landlords will be forced to resort to tougher collection methods.
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13-May-13 06:46
Beach inspectors across Thanet are to be given the power to fine litter louts on the isle's beaches.
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13-May-13 06:43
Both Ramsgate's RNLI crafts were launched this yesterday evening to a Dutch trimaran taking on water.
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10-May-13 07:04
Victory in Thanet is icing on cake for Ukip!
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10-May-13 06:45
Kent police have released an efit image of a man they would like to speak to following a robbery on Saturday 4 May.
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09-May-13 07:13
A Margate jeweller is to leave the High Street next month with the loss of five jobs.
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09-May-13 07:07
Sue Cole is warning cat owners that there might be someone poisoning cats in the Newington Estate area.
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09-May-13 06:30
The Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital was inspected in April on its food service delivery in accordance with the food rating score that is given by Environmental Health Inspectors.
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09-May-13 06:19
Thanet Food Link, a not-for-profit company set up to provide emergency food parcels to families in poverty, was launched at St Paul’s Church in Cliftonville. The first parcels went out to those in crisis this week, with bags tailored to single adults, couples, children and homeless people.
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08-May-13 08:03
Banners across Ramsgate harbour will welcome speakers from fifteen countries when they meet for an international conference in Ramsgate this coming weekend. The conference will be entirely in Esperanto
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03-May-13 06:55
A flagship shop opened by high street guru Mary Portas just eight months ago is to close for an overhaul.
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03-May-13 06:50
Nearly 30 young people have applied to be the new youth crime commissioner after last month's uproar over the last choice.
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03-May-13 06:47
- but no permission for RSPCA at port. Live animal exports have begun from Dover again after a ship at the centre of the controversial trade was given the green light to operate a ferry service from the port.
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03-May-13 06:44
Plans to open Dreamland in Margate as a major seaside attraction are back on track for Thanet District Council and The Dreamland Trust following a High Court ruling yesterday.
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02-May-13 07:14
Former Thanet MP Jonathan Aitken says Thanet will not accept disgraced ex-council leader Sandy Ezekiel back in public life.
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02-May-13 06:42
Ramsgate Tunnels have recently been awarded £20,000 by Thanet District Council.
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29-Apr-13 06:45
Police were called to Station Road in Birchington last Wednesday morning following a war of words between parish councillor Bernard La Roche and Kent County Council Ukip candidate Roger Latchford.
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29-Apr-13 06:42
Travellers who set up camp in King George VI park in Ramsgate have left.
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29-Apr-13 06:20
Police investigating an assault on a man in Ramsgate in February have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak to.
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26-Apr-13 08:07
A distraught dog owner is appealing for help to find his missing pet.
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26-Apr-13 07:09
Kent Police and Trading Standards from both Kent County Council and Dartford Borough Council, alongside partner agencies, have carried out roadside stop checks on vehicles and traders across the county as part of a national campaign.
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26-Apr-13 07:04
Welfare reforms are hitting coastal areas, including Thanet, the hardest, according to a study by Sheffield Hallam University.
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26-Apr-13 07:01
A pub on Margate seafront was raided by robbers in the early hours of Monday morning.
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25-Apr-13 21:46
A new study has included Thanet is in the top 10 seaside property hotspots.
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25-Apr-13 21:39
Friends of Ramsgate Seafront had a major victory following a strong campaign to persuade Thanet District Council not to sell the Freehold to the old Pleasurama site.
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24-Apr-13 07:59

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24-Apr-13 07:53
Speculation is growing about the future of TransEuropa Ferries after it suspended services from Ramsgate to Ostend.
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22-Apr-13 06:51
A Thanet mum-of-three - acquitted of killing her partner - has had her 15 month jail sentence for burglary slashed.
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22-Apr-13 06:46
A Margate priest who had a rape charge against him dramatically dropped is planning to write a book about his 14-month ordeal.
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19-Apr-13 06:58
Dreamland bosses are considering seeking sponsorship for the park in a bid to boost funds for a heritage attraction.
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19-Apr-13 06:51
NHS bosses will consult with east Kent hospital staff for another two months over plans to raise parking permit charges for health workers.
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19-Apr-13 06:41
A £10,000 reward is being offered to catch the robbers who raided two bookies in Ramsgate, armed with a crossbow, mallet and 'noxious liquid.
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18-Apr-13 22:38
More than 600 patients in a single week waited more than four hours to be seen by medics at east Kent’s accident centres.
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18-Apr-13 22:27
Thanet Gazette reported yesterday that Thanet Council’s planning committee has refused planning permission for Tesco to build an Express store at Station Road in Westgate on the basis that the “height, scale and mass is not keeping and is harmful to the Westgate Conservation Area and location.”
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17-Apr-13 08:46
The Thanet Benefit Justice Campaign has called a protest march against the “bedroom tax” on Margate seafront on Saturday 20 April.
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17-Apr-13 08:42
East Kent College is celebrating the publication of its latest Ofsted report which judged it as Good with Outstanding leadership
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15-Apr-13 07:09
Comedian Jim Davidson has taken to Twitter to vent his frustration about being banned from the Marlowe Theatre.
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15-Apr-13 07:05
Drug dealers in Margate, Dover and Ashford caught in a series of raids have been jailed for a total of more than 40 years.
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15-Apr-13 07:02
Two men have been convicted of fly-tipping as Thanet council goes on the offensive over the illegal dumping of rubbish.
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10-Apr-13 08:47
Plans for treating seriously injured people in Thanet were revealved last week.
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10-Apr-13 07:51
The streets of Margate will echo to the sound of a special parade to celebrate springtime and the town’s young people. The Loud’n’Proud street festival is on Friday, April 19.
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09-Apr-13 06:16
The first phase of the London Array windfarm, between the Kent and Essex coasts is now working at full capacity.
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09-Apr-13 06:13
A chef at the award-winning Ambrette restaurant in Margate has been recruited as a guest expert on Channel 4.
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09-Apr-13 06:09
The UK Independence Party (Ukip) and Liberal Democrats are vying to win a seat in every area with Green Party members standing in Broadstairs, Margate and Ramsgate.
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08-Apr-13 07:46
HMV stores across Kent have been saved by Hilco in a £50m deal, it was announced last week.
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05-Apr-13 08:14
Model manufacturer Hornby has announced its chief executive Frank Martin is to step down this summer.
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05-Apr-13 08:00
Margate's only male midwife retired this week after 16 years caring for Thanet mothers. Martin Smith is a rare breed in a female world of midwifery and one of only two east Kent men in the profession.
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05-Apr-13 07:52
Kent fire and rescue service are urging people to regularly test their smoke alarms following a blaze at a house in Pullman Close, Ramsgate.
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05-Apr-13 07:47
A 22-year-old woman from King Street, Ramsgate, has been banned from the road for 2 years after admitting drink driving, aggravated taking and driving with no insurance or licence.
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05-Apr-13 07:45
Shamed former council leader Sandy Ezekiel has been disqualified from Thanet Council after failing to lodge an appeal against his misconduct conviction.
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04-Apr-13 15:20
A £1.6 million grant has been awarded to EAST Kent College to modernise and open a new creative centre at the Broadstairs campus.
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04-Apr-13 15:19
Thanet Leisure Force and Vista Leisure have merged on 1st of April to form ‘Your Leisure Kent Limited.’
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04-Apr-13 15:04
A film has been made of the “Corruption Question Time” meeting held in Broadstairs recently.
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03-Apr-13 07:47
Thanet District Council has launched a formal consultation on the council’s draft Equality Policy and Action Plan
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02-Apr-13 08:27
Today is a big day for Manston Airport -- around ten past nine this morning, the first KLM Fokker 70 jet touched down from Amsterdam. Thanet is now connected with 130 countries across the globe via a 45-minute flight to Amsterdam's Schiphol airport. Manston becomes a new connection for Kent and the South East to the rest of the world via KLM’s hub at Schipol.
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02-Apr-13 07:51
MARGATE Town Team is holding an Easter egg hunt throughout the school holidays and has more than 350 eggs to give away
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02-Apr-13 07:03
Today is a big day for Manston Airport as at 9.10am, the first KLM Fokker 70 jet will touch down from Amsterdam
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02-Apr-13 06:54
The Dolphin Inn: One of the best pubs in Broadstairs - by TripAdvisor
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28-Mar-13 11:55
Kent police are running a campaign informing residents of Thanet and Kent area, who are victims of vehicle crime, what they can do to help secure evidence as part of the latest crime prevention campaign called Stay Safe. Stay Safe this spring, which runs from Monday 25th of March until Tuesday 7th of May, focuses on vehicle crime, burglary, theft from a person and criminal damage.
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28-Mar-13 11:44
The Powell Cotton Museum at Quex Park in Birchington will benefit from a share of a £1 million grant from the Arts Council’s Renaissance Strategic Support Fund.
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28-Mar-13 11:37
Events in Thanet this weekend: 8th Planet Thanet Easter Beer Festival & Margate Bazaar
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27-Mar-13 09:16
Preparations for Thanet's first Food-bank, are underway. The charity will be officially launched as Thanet Food Link on Tuesday 30th April
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27-Mar-13 09:11
Landlords who own property in Cliftonville are reminded by Thanet District Council to apply for their Selective Licence by the end of this month,
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26-Mar-13 23:46
TDC is now investigating claims that it may have lost some of its treasures. Tony Ovenden, a Margate Museum & Thanet Coast Project volunteer, has alleged that publicly owned art and historical artefacts have been lost or are unaccounted for, due to a culture of mismanagement.
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25-Mar-13 09:10
An Afghan teenager who fled his homeland to escape the Taliban faces a London court this week in a bid to save his life.
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25-Mar-13 08:48
Gardeners welcomed a team of artists to their Northdown Park plot last week as part of a project for people with mental health and learning difficulties.
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22-Mar-13 09:08
A homeless ex-soldier is walking through Thanet on a record-breaking 6,500-mile trip around the entire coastline of Britain.
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22-Mar-13 09:00
A keynote lecture, looking to the past and the future, will mark the 25th anniversary of the start of The Trust for Thanet Archaeology.
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22-Mar-13 08:55
The decision to grant Thanet Council a compulsory purchase order on Dreamland is “flawed”, the high court heard this week.
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22-Mar-13 08:53
Annual staff parking permits are set to soar by up to £495.
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22-Mar-13 08:51
A pregnant woman tried to "frame" a friend minutes after stabbing her lover, a court was told.
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21-Mar-13 23:09
A temporary victory emerged for protesters against the controversial Westgate Tesco development when Thanet Council agreed to visit the site
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21-Mar-13 22:46
Police are urging for witnesses as they investigate the death of a man from Margate who died following a walk along the seafront.
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21-Mar-13 08:22
The public is invited to a public meeting tonight from 6pm with Margate Town Team at Rokka bar in Margate.
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20-Mar-13 09:38
Actress Brenda Blethyn, who has a home in theRamsgate town, left a message on the Friends of Ramsgate Seafront Facebook page condemning the possible sale of the former Pleasurama site by Thanet District Council to developers.The message from Blethyn, awarded an OBE in 2003, reads: “I think it's outrageous that councillors are seriously considering selling the freehold of OUR seafront at Ramsgate. The developers of the long-laid-idle foundations obviously haven't got the experience, funds or backing to finish what they started. Nor it would seem do the contractors. How they got permission to start the development, beats me. Councillors, please keep credibility. Keep the freehold
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20-Mar-13 09:26
Two paintings have been stolen from the Great Wall of Ramsgate.
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19-Mar-13 07:42
Kevin Bagar a year 10 student at The Marlowe Academy is part of the 70 strong team that wrote, directed and produced ‘Dream Land’ a documentary from the perspective of young British and migrant people living in the local area
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19-Mar-13 07:38
An appeal is being made after a large quantity of fishing gear was stolen from a garden shed in a Montefiore Avenue garden Ramsgate
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18-Mar-13 09:15
East Kent Hospitals are celebrating Nutrition Week this week by offering the public a chance to sample their new and improved menu.
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18-Mar-13 09:10
Two of Thanet's high streets have been dealt another retail blow, after travel company Thomas Cook announced it is likely to close its stores in Margate and Birchington.
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18-Mar-13 09:08
Thanet residents could be left in the dark if a Kent County Council proposal to switch off street-lights across the district goes ahead.
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15-Mar-13 08:46
A LABOUR county council candidate from Margate received a string of online abuse after attacking the UK Independence Party on TV last week.
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15-Mar-13 08:23
Residents and day-trippers to Margate, are being invited to show off their moves at the town’s first Monkey Danceathon.
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14-Mar-13 09:34
Thanet dominated at the Taste of Kent Awards last Saturday (9 March) scooping 4 awards.
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14-Mar-13 08:29
Thanet restaurant - The Ambrette - wants to share great news for winning Restaurant of the Year at the Taste of Kent Awards.
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14-Mar-13 08:12
A meeting of the Broadstairs PACT group on Monday night at Pierremont Hall was poorly attended. Residents and traders in the town criticized organisers of the meeting for not promoting it very well.
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14-Mar-13 08:05
Residents of Westgate are planning a protest ahead of next week’s planning committee meeting at Thanet Council.
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12-Mar-13 08:49

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12-Mar-13 08:45
Ralph Hoult ,always synonymous with the Town of Ramsgate needs Volunteers to staff the visitor Information Centre for Easter and the season - you need to have a little local knowledge, be very presentable and will to help visitors to the Centre in a happy and helpful way Contact Ralph on email ralphhoult@aol.com
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12-Mar-13 08:39
Kent County Council is to reconsider its decision to close Richborough tip in Ramsgate
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12-Mar-13 08:35
THE RSPCA has succeded in bringing forward its judicial review application regarding live animal exports at Ramsgate port to March 20.
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07-Mar-13 23:14
11 places around the UK are bidding to become the UK City of Culture in 2017.
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06-Mar-13 08:52
Turner Contemporary will be showcasing Dan Graham's outdoor pavilion Two Cubes, One Rotated 45° , on the gallery's
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06-Mar-13 08:43
The police and crime commissioner for Kent has been asked to launch a new inquiry into the death of David O'Leary,
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05-Mar-13 21:32
Following the trial of disgraced former TDC leader Sandy Ezekiel, more past & present TDC councillors and officials are under investigation over undeclared business connections to developers and council contracts.
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05-Mar-13 21:15
Kent Police’s three month long “sting” named “ Operation Castle ” and aimed at reducing the number of household burglaries and vehicle thefts has resulted in 215 arrests and 102 warrants being executed after only four weeks.
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28-Feb-13 09:28
Ramsgate Arts is currently working on this year’s Summer Squall festival programme. Festival Club is on tonight with live performance from Jamie Moore.
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28-Feb-13 09:28
A better bus service is set for passengers in Thanet and across Kent after Kent County Council and the five main bus operators signed a deal to improve punctuality.
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27-Feb-13 09:39
The Marlowe Innovation Centre, in partnership with CoomberSewell Enterprises is hosting a STEP UP Business Expo13 on the 7th of March from 9:30 to 2pm.
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26-Feb-13 20:59
If you need more than the key headlines and want to really understand what is happening in Thanet, TDC have just launched their new online site State of the District, which you can access via their Home Page.
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26-Feb-13 20:36
Thanet is already showing what can be done as part of the East Kent Growth Strategy announced recently, said TDC Leader Councillor Clive Hart last week. East Kent is a location with real growth potential and it is now attracting increasing investment and interest nationally & internationally. For example, Margate has been voted a top tourist destination and outlets in the Old Town are benefitting from visitors to the Turner Contemporary, also Ramsgate Marina is over subscribed and its port is ideally placed for servicing the London Array.
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20-Feb-13 09:28
The public meeting arranged for today, to discuss restoring the art work on the Great Wall of Ramsgate, which surrounds the old Pleasurama site and was recently ruined by vandalism and graffiti has been postponed until this Friday, 1st March.
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20-Feb-13 08:28
Former Thanet council leader Sandy Ezekiel appeared at Maidstone Crown Court today accused of misconduct in a public office.
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20-Feb-13 08:05
This week is National ‘Chip Week’ and Margate-based - Peters Fish Factory - has topped the chippie charts in the South Eas
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14-Feb-13 13:19
The Carlton Cinema in Westgate is under new management and they love the Quartet Saturday morning cinema club idea so much, that they will be offering this to the whole community every Saturday at the £1 price.
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14-Feb-13 09:48
This February half term, there are lots of reasons to pay a visit to Turner Contemporary, with the gallery’s exciting array of events and drop in workshops for families and individuals of all ages.
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14-Feb-13 08:54
At the full Thanet District Council (TDC) meeting on 7 February Members voted through the Cabinet recommendation not to increase the TDC aspect of Council Tax for 2013/14. This decision means that the tax will remain at the same level for a fourth year. However, in the long term, with further Government funding cuts on the horizon, the outcome of the council’s recent budget consultation becomes particularly significant.
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13-Feb-13 07:36
A Margate man, who admitted repeatedly raping a six-year-old boy, has been jailed for life, he will serve a minimum of 15 years.
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31-Jan-13 09:09
Kent media company Beeping Bush Productions is running the 2 Days Laughter Short Film Competition 2013.
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31-Jan-13 09:01
Marlowe Academy student and Academy FM presenter Jack Sayer had the experience of his life last weekend as he got to spend time in the company of X Factor host and BBC Radio 2 presenter Dermot O'Leary on his Saturday afternoon show on the 26th of January.
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31-Jan-13 08:53
Tony Ovenden, Thanet Coast Life blogger, has given the latest update on the Margate Museum and the Thanet District Council (TDC) collection.
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30-Jan-13 16:42
Broadstairs man, Gareth Harnett, 29, suffered a heart attack on Saturday 26th January while on holiday in Thailand. Because he did not take out holiday insurance before his trip, friends, who have already pledged £6000, have launched an appeal to bring him home for treatment.
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30-Jan-13 15:53
After receiving a £140,000 grant from Sport England , Hartsdown Academy in Margate is planning to put down a 3G all-weather, ¾ size pitch on the college fields, once the planning process is approved. It will be floodlit and available for use by residents and local groups.
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30-Jan-13 15:41
Thanet District Council are asking residents to put forward their ideas to reduce nitrogen dioxide emissions at two local hotspots, where too many HGVs, lorries and buses and traffic congestion have produced emission rates that are higher than desirable.
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30-Jan-13 09:12
.A campaign to build an Ice Rink in Thanet received 1000 supporters in just 24hours of its launch on Face book earlier this month
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24-Jan-13 08:22
Concern is growing for the welfare of a man from Minster, who has been missing since Saturday 19th of January.
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24-Jan-13 08:12
Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a female dog walker around mid-day last Sunday 20th of January in Newington.
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14-Jan-13 10:03
You can't have missed it - snow has fallen across Thanet. Advice for drivers, pedestrians, school closures, & we want to see your pics!
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14-Jan-13 10:01
Suspected cannabis plants with a street value of £20,000 have been seized in Margate.
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14-Jan-13 09:57
Former sailor's pub in Ramsgate set to re-open as micropub in March.
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10-Jan-13 23:17
Taste of Kent Awards organisers are delighted to announce their finalists for 2013...several of them from Thanet.
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10-Jan-13 23:13
Emma Flowers, who works for Kent Youth Service, would like to set a Youth Club for Young People in the Newington/Northwood area.
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10-Jan-13 23:07
The stars of the BBC's smash hit show 'Little Howard's Big Question' return to the stage with their brand new action packed spectacular, Little Howard's Big Show.
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10-Jan-13 23:03
Police Commissioner Ann Barnes visited Thanet yesterday to meet and greet residents and find out their view of policing in the area.
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10-Jan-13 09:03
Thanet police released CCTV images of crime suspects in the local area
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09-Jan-13 09:02
NETWORK Rail has announced that line improvements between Ashford International and Ramsgate will be one of a number of rail issues to be addressed in their biggest infrastructure investment since the Victoria era.
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08-Jan-13 07:54
A teenager who spent Christmas in hospital after being knocked down in a hit-and-run crash has said the driver who hit her is "sick
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08-Jan-13 07:46
WOMEN can learn more about starting their own business or developing an enterprise at a free event in Thanet.
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08-Jan-13 07:43
The funeral of former Margate Mayor and Town Councillor, Tony Regan, who passed away at the Pilgrim’s Hospice Margate on 2nd January, will take place at John’s Church Margate at 3pm on Thursday 17th January.
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07-Jan-13 07:54
A man escaped a fire in his home in Ramsgate after waking to the sound of his smoke alarm.
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03-Jan-13 09:00
An evofit image circulated previously and then withdrawn due to an arrest and possible identification issues has now been released again by Kent Police in the hopes that the suspect will soon be identified.
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03-Jan-13 08:49
Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a 22-year-old man was assaulted in Margate.
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03-Jan-13 07:56
Clare Pattinson and Polly High, stallholders of Turner Handel Traditional Toys at Poportunity in Margate High Street, make their mark in a community art project.
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03-Jan-13 07:52
Students of a Birchington school have spent a week with children orphaned by Aids in Goa, India.
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02-Jan-13 08:53
Oysterband member Alan Prosser will be at the Tom Thumb Theatre next Friday 4th at 7-30 pm (doors open at 7pm)
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02-Jan-13 08:49
A COMMUNITY centre threatened with closure has been saved after a Kent County Council u-turn.
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02-Jan-13 08:04
Ambulance crews in the South East saw a major increase in callouts on New Year's Eve compared with last year.
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27-Dec-12 21:29
Thanet District Council (TDC) offers residents Level 1 Volleyball coaching course next year.
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20-Dec-12 09:17
The author of Calendar Girl, Stella Duffy, is coming to Thanet next year to talk about her latest book.
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20-Dec-12 09:07
Thanet Classics Christmas Cruise raised over £650 for the Special Care Baby Unit at the QEQM Margate.
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20-Dec-12 08:54
The Children’s Nest Nursery is opening on the 8th of January next year.
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20-Dec-12 08:40
London-based maritime engineers Beckett Rankine revealed its proposal of a £39 billion hub airport based at the Goodwin Sands off the coast of Deal.
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19-Dec-12 08:47
Witnesses are being sought by police investigating an attempted robbery in Margate
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19-Dec-12 08:43
The Norovirus outbreak has closed a fifth ward at QEQM.
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18-Dec-12 08:50
Officers and staff are due to attend an act of remembrance to be held on Wednesday 19 December to mark the twelfth anniversary of the death of PC Jon Odell
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18-Dec-12 08:42
Transport Minister Simon Burns has visited Manston Airport to hear more about plans to cut train times to the capital.
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18-Dec-12 08:10
Ann Barnes, Kent Police and Crime Commissioner, has written an ‘open letter’ to the Chief Constable of Kent asking for reassurance on how the protests against live exports from Ramsgate are being police
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13-Dec-12 09:29
Thanet District Council issued a statement in response to the call for the council Chairman to resign.
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13-Dec-12 07:54
Margate is in the spotlight once again after it was reported that a leading publisher of travel guidebooks has listed the seaside town as one of the top 10 places to visit in the world.
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12-Dec-12 09:44
Veteran folk rock band Fairport Convention will visit Theatre Royal on Wednesday 13 February as part of their 2013 Winter Tour.
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12-Dec-12 09:40
A robbery at a Margate bus stop is being investigated by police.
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12-Dec-12 09:28
Thanet District Council has responded to the call for the Chairman to resign
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11-Dec-12 08:06
Broadstairs dad Barry Winson thanks smoke alarms for saving his son's life
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11-Dec-12 08:01
A woman was taken to hospital and treated for shock after armed raiders robbed staff at Thomas Cook in King Street in Sandwich took around 09:30 yesterday morning
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10-Dec-12 08:09
Gale force winds and driving rain washed out Margate’s Loud’n’Proud festive parade on Friday
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10-Dec-12 08:03
An investigation is underway after two women were attacked by a group of men in Margate
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06-Dec-12 08:48
A Conservative councillor for Garlinge apologised after receiving a 21-month ban for drink-driving this week.
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06-Dec-12 08:40
A team of volunteers has been thanked for their dedication and commitment to supporting tourism across Thanet.
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05-Dec-12 10:01
JAZZ singer-songwriter Christine Tobin won best contemporary jazz composition at the British Composer Awards this weekfor her latest album , Sailing to Byzantine. The album features original music set to 12 W B Yeats poems.
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05-Dec-12 08:57
. Ska Legends,The Specials are coming to Margate they’ll be at Margate Winter Gardens on Saturday 25th May 2013 @ 7pm tickets price £35go on sale this FRIDAY 7th December @9
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05-Dec-12 08:45
Thanet’s Visitor Information Centre has been awarded gold for being Tourist Information Service of the Year.
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04-Dec-12 08:52
Cliftonville Community Centre in St John’s Road off Edgar Road is holding a jumble sale this Saturday (Dec 8) as part of the Cliftonville Winter Event
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