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STOP-AND-SEARCH CHECK ON WASTE CARRIERS

July 24th, 2015 Comments Off on STOP-AND-SEARCH CHECK ON WASTE CARRIERS
Companies and individuals who transport waste seem to be getting the message about the need to be licensed. A routine stop-and-search road check carried by Shepway District Council and Kent Police   earlier this month showed that drivers of all ...

Folkestone and Hythe MP wants the M26 considered for HGV parking instead of the M20

July 22nd, 2015 Comments Off on Folkestone and Hythe MP wants the M26 considered for HGV parking instead of the M20
Closing the M26 might cause some congestion, but at least the traffic would still be moving on the motorway network, as this is just a shortcut link road, rather than an arterial route. Following more misery on Kent’s roads ...

RECORD GOES AT ROMNEY MARSH 10K

July 22nd, 2015 Comments Off on RECORD GOES AT ROMNEY MARSH 10K
A course record and a field of 210 were seen at the running of the 6th Romney Marsh 10K in New Romney last Sunday organised by Nice Work on behalf of the Romney Marsh Rotary Club. After early morning ...

Call for comments and five words for the ‘Fifth Continent’*

July 22nd, 2015 Comments Off on Call for comments and five words for the ‘Fifth Continent’*
Consultation work on an exciting new project for Romney Marsh was kick-started at a Family Seaside Fun event at the Romney Marsh Visitor Centre last weekend. Kent Wildlife Trust and a wide range of partners are keen to gather ...

Folkestone Air Show to go ahead in September

July 21st, 2015 Comments Off on Folkestone Air Show to go ahead in September
Vintage aircraft will grace the skies of Shepway this year as part of an airshow to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. Although more details have yet to be confirmed, the Leader of Shepway District Council, ...

Call for Fete Day volunteers

July 21st, 2015 Comments Off on Call for Fete Day volunteers
WANTED: another hundred people to help with the arrangements for this year’s Hythe Venetian Fete on Wednesday, August 19. The organisers – the not-for-profit Venetian Fete Society – has already signed up two hundred volunteers for duties which range ...

water and alcohol do not mix!

July 21st, 2015 Comments Off on water and alcohol do not mix!
Folkestone girls cause lifeboat launch Littlestone Lifeboat was launched last night at 2.15 to rescue two ladies who took a boat out for a late night trip around Folkestone Harbour. Lifeboat crews rushed to the station and headed over ...

Charity 10K hits the roads of Romney

July 20th, 2015 Comments Off on Charity 10K hits the roads of Romney
Over 200 runners took part in yesterdays annual ten kilometre run organised by Romney Marsh Rotary club, in association with Nice Works race promotions. With initial rain clearing by 8.30 organiser’s erected registration gazebo’s and runners started to ‘sign ...

Arthur Holds his own at the IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships

July 17th, 2015 Comments Off on Arthur Holds his own at the IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships
Five-year-old Arthur Saunders Is put in a solid effort in the Junior World Golf Championships, In San Diego. Building in confidence over the three rounds shooting a credible 66 shots on his first round despite having two hiccups on ...

Three Emergency Service’s hold Mud Rescue Exercise (photo Special report)

July 16th, 2015 Comments Off on Three Emergency Service’s hold Mud Rescue Exercise (photo Special report)
Two fire appliances five coastguard units and the crew from Littlestone Lifeboat station all took part in a dramatic mud rescue at Littlestone exercise  on Thursday evening. The training scenario had a group of people stuck up to there ...
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