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Local Lifeboat involved in Migrant Crossing rescue

May 1st, 2019 Comments Off on Local Lifeboat involved in Migrant Crossing rescue
As The Looker was getting ready to go to press we learnt that eight men were picked up at the Port of Dover and another five found in a small craft crossing the Channel. The Lifeboat was launched this ...

Four adults and two children picked up in the Channel

April 17th, 2019 Comments Off on Four adults and two children picked up in the Channel
The Looker has learnt that a small inflatable boat carrying 4 adults and 2 children was intercepted a few miles of the Dungeness coast Last Wednesday, by UK Boarder Force officials. It is believed that the migrants were then ...

Early morning job for local coastguards

April 17th, 2019 Comments Off on Early morning job for local coastguards
Early morning job for local coastguards Coastguards had an early morning wake-up call on Wednesday morning, when an unexploded ordinance device was found on the beach. The device was found on the beach at Dungeness last night at around ...

Breaking News: Migrants Interception in the Channel this morning

April 17th, 2019 Comments Off on Breaking News: Migrants Interception in the Channel this morning
More migrants intercepted in the channel this morning Border force believed to currently taking them to Dover for integration

21 Migrants picked up after failed crossing attempt

April 12th, 2019 Comments Off on 21 Migrants picked up after failed crossing attempt
Two boatloads of migrants have been stopped off the French coast earlier today (Friday 12th April) The occupants of both vessels totalling 21 people had to be rescued following engine failure. At 4.55am today nine migrants in one vessel ...

Great shot, You’ve hit it!

April 12th, 2019 Comments Off on Great shot, You’ve hit it!
That’s what you would hope to hear at New Romney Bowls Club Open Day. We are planning a great day for those who want to come and try bowling. The target might be a bottle or a garden gnome….who ...

Damian Has His Say On Brexit

April 2nd, 2019 Comments Off on Damian Has His Say On Brexit
As it stands, the default legal position is that the UK will leave the EU without a deal on 12th April. So far, all attempts to find a consensus for a deal in the House of Commons have failed. ...

Police looking for amplifier burglar.

April 1st, 2019 Comments Off on Police looking for amplifier burglar.
An amplifier has been reported stolen in a house burglary on Romney Marsh. Information is being sought after the music equipment was allegedly swiped from a house in Burmarsh, during a reported burglary took place in Eastbridge Road between ...

The race for local council seats is hotting up.

March 22nd, 2019 Comments Off on The race for local council seats is hotting up.
With a number of prospective councillors attending a meeting at Folkestone & Hythe District Council, the race for seats on both the District Council and also those at Parish and Town level has stepped up. With many local people ...

Unsung hero of rock and roll passes away

March 22nd, 2019 Comments Off on Unsung hero of rock and roll passes away
Lydd born Gerry Stickles passed away recently and although many people would not have heard of him, he was widely regarded as the ‘Godfather of Rock and Roll touring’, as under his management he made sure that some of ...
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