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Free holiday fun for local kids ....23 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 23, 2003 - 01:01 PM

FREE HOLIDAY FUN FOR LOCAL KIDS

Hawkinge youngsters will again be treated to free entertainment at the village hall during their summer break….more


Folkestone circus tight-rope walker forced to wear hard hat....23 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 23, 2003 - 11:16 AM

FOLKESTONE CIRCUS TIGHT-ROPE WALKER FORCED TO WEAR HARD HAT

The Moscow State Circus currently in Folkestone has seen Goussein Khamdoulaev, a tightrope walker with the Circus, wearing the hat for the first time in the town’s big top….more


Flying the flag on local beaches .....21 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 21, 2003 - 03:06 PM

FLYING THE FLAG ON LOCAL BEACHES

Five Shepway beaches feature in the Marine Conservation Society’s 2003 Good Beach Guide, giving them the seal of approval for water standards….more


New train named after “blood� pioneer .....21 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 21, 2003 - 02:51 PM

TRAIN NAMED AFTER “BLOOD� PIONEER

The name of the Folkestone-born doctor who discovered the blood circulation system 375 years ago is being carried by a new Class 375 train…..more


Bronze Age jewellery to take home .....21 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 21, 2003 - 02:44 PM

BRONZE AGE JEWELLERY TO TAKE HOME

Families looking for a fun day out this Friday (25 July) are invited to step back in time at Dover Museum and take part in their special Bronze Age Jewellery Fun Day…..more


Police name dead man found close to the Warren.....18 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 18, 2003 - 06:16 AM

POLICE NAME DEAD MAN FOUND CLOSE TO THE WARREN

The man, whose remains were found near Abbot's Cliff in Folkestone on Wednesday, has been named by police...…..more


Slowdown in overall performance.....18 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 18, 2003 - 05:47 AM

SLOWDOWN IN OVERALL PERFORMANCE

Dear Tech Support,

Last year I upgraded from Boyfriend 5.0 to Husband 1.0 and noticed a slowdown in the overall performance, particularly in the flower and jewellery applications that had operated flawlessly under Boyfriend 5.0.…..more


£1.8m for community centre but no to £6000 for village hall.....17 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 17, 2003 - 02:17 PM

£1.8M FOR COMMUNITY CENTRE BUT NO TO £6000 FOR VILLAGE HALL

Dear Ed

I was angry to read what John Heasman said in an account of the recent vandalism to the village hall printed in this week’s Folkestone Herald.�..…..more


Hopes are high after high speed rail meeting.....17 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 17, 2003 - 12:49 PM

HOPES ARE HIGH AFTER HIGH SPEED RAIL MEETING

Delegates from Shepway District Council and Kent County Council joined The Rt Hon Michael Howard MP to meet the Strategic Rail Authority (SRA) at the House of Commons on Wednesday 9 July...…..more


Human remains found close to the Warren.....17 July 2003

Contributed by localrags on Jul 17, 2003 - 12:18 PM

HUMAN REMAINS FOUND CLOSE TO THE WARREN

Human remains discovered by a fisherman near Abbot's Cliff in Folkestone on Wednesday are believed to be those of a missing local man...…..more