News

"Unlucky" or just plain stupid....29 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 29, 2003 - 12:44 PM

A new survey found German shepherds are Britain's unluckiest breed of dog and border collies are the second most accident-prone according to an online poll of 500 owners....more


Record breaking cruise ship berths in Dover…..28 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 28, 2003 - 12:01 PM

The largest passenger-carrying cruise liner ever to berth at the Port of Dover arrived today (28 May) on its inaugural voyage......more


Broadband at Christmas hope for villagers ....28 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 28, 2003 - 12:58 AM

Story by Rope, looks like the end is in sight....more


Man rescued in fire drama....27 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 27, 2003 - 03:09 PM

A man has been rescued from a house fire in Folkestone.....more


Praise for Peter ....23 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 23, 2003 - 12:08 PM

Dear Ed,
As a pale shade of blue voter I mourned the loss of SDC’s
control by the tories after the election - BUT I could have been wrong.....more


Nettle soup and Stone Age games for kids at half term ....21 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 21, 2003 - 02:18 PM

For three days over the half term at Brockhill Country Park, Hythe, children aged 7 to 11 will have the chance to learn how to juggle, design a huge picture from different materials and make and try nettle soup!

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Top Port prize for Dover ....20 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 20, 2003 - 03:07 PM

Environmental protection and sustainable development has won the Port of Dover a top national award at the Cruise + Ferry 2003 Gala Awards in London on Wednesday (14 May).....more


"I didn't think we'd make it" says shipwreck survivor....19 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 19, 2003 - 12:24 PM

Rescued after being lost at sea for nearly two weeks, shipwreck survivors Bill and Mary Kolin were forced to endure a ride back to the U.S. mainland on a Disney Magic cruise ship......more


Folkestone murder victim named....19 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 19, 2003 - 12:17 PM

Police have named the man found dead in Cheriton, Folkestone Sunday morning (18 May). He is David Hoad, age 24.....more


Reply to "Parish Council being "bloody minded""....19 May 2003

Contributed by localrags on May 19, 2003 - 10:06 AM

Herrow,

The procedure as I understand it, unless of course the new regime in Shepway has changed it, is that the PC can only advise on the plan and a refusal by them does not mean that it will be thrown out.

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