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White Cliffs Countryside Project events - October 2009

Contributed by editor on Oct 02, 2009 - 08:50 AM

Check out the September events organised by the White Cliffs Countryside Project.

£¾million football pavilion plans delayed

Contributed by editor on Oct 01, 2009 - 09:10 AM

A planning application for a £¾million football pavilion in Hawkinge has been called in by a Shepway Councillor.

The law of the jungle

Contributed by editor on Oct 01, 2009 - 09:05 AM

By Damian Collins, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Folkestone and Hythe.
Last week the French government announced that it would clear the ‘Calais Jungle’ which is a shanty town encampment created by refugees and asylum seekers trying who are waiting to get a passage across the channel to the UK.

East Kent commuter high-speed train service halted

Contributed by editor on Oct 01, 2009 - 09:04 AM

The high-speed Javelin service was halted for three hours on Monday morning (28 September) after thieves cut signalling wire from the track near Dover.

Big names line up for Folkestone Book Festival

Contributed by editor on Sep 30, 2009 - 09:10 AM

Well known names like Rick Wakeman and Lady Antonia Fraser, Richard Madeley and comedienne Jo Brand are lining-up for this year’s Folkestone Book Festival at the Quarterhouse in Tontine Street.

Estate Agent fails to mention Dungeness cottage is on Nuclear stations' doorstep

Contributed by editor on Sep 29, 2009 - 04:41 PM

A Romney Marsh estate agent has been slammed over a for sale advert for a "traditional fisherman's cottage" at Dungeness which failed to mention it is on the doorstep of two Nuclear Power Stations.

Daltons Weekly triggers Folkestone Harbour Station interest

Contributed by editor on Sep 29, 2009 - 01:11 PM

Reading a copy of Daltons Weekly triggered a couple from Las Vegas to offer to help save the Folkestone Harbour Station.