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Leas Cliff Hall in Folkestone marks its 90th Anniversary

Contributed by editor on Jul 25, 2017 - 11:45 AM


By Ray Duff

Folkestone's leading entertainment venue, the Leas Cliff Hall, marked it's 90th anniversary on Sunday 23 July with a series of events inside and out.

The Detectorists are back in Folkestone for third dig of Iron Age archaeological site

Contributed by editor on Jul 10, 2017 - 09:55 AM


By Ray Duff

The latest excavations on Folkestone's internationally important Roman Villa and Iron Age site at East Wear Bay beside Wear Bay Road has just re-opened for a third year and will run daily for a month.

Visitors to Kent Battle of Britain Museum in Hawkinge get to see more than they expected

Contributed by editor on Jun 25, 2017 - 01:16 PM


The Kent Battle of Britain Museum often welcomes car and motorcycle clubs to the site in Aerodrome Road, Hawkinge and last week was  just the ticket for motoring enthusiasts.


70 years since last passenger used Lyminge Railway Station is marked in Folkestone village

Contributed by editor on Jun 24, 2017 - 11:30 AM


By Ray Duff

More than 70 people, of all ages, gathered at Lyminge Library in the Elham Valley on Thursday 22 June to mark the 70th anniversary of the last passenger to use the rail station when it closed in 1947.


Prepare to be shocked at latest secrets unearthed at Hythe triangle archaeological dig

Contributed by editor on Jun 20, 2017 - 06:16 PM


By Ray Duff

The second dig at Hythe triangle has revealed more secrets.


Master Mariner delivers sparkling talk at Plimsoll commemoration in Folkestone

Contributed by editor on Jun 07, 2017 - 01:55 PM


By Ray Duff

A large audience including Folkestone Town Mayor Cllr Roger West and Mayoress Cllr Pat West, attended the now annual commemoration held by the Folkestone Samuel Plimsoll Memorial Campaign, in memory of the life and work of 'The Seamans Friend' who is buried at St Martin's Church, Cheriton.


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