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News archive for May, 2011

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It's time for Shepway Council to scrap garden waste collection charge
  • Local authority
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 09:32 PM
No tirade against the modern world
  • Business
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 07:36 PM
Thanks, but I'’ll vote for the Raving Loony party as always
  • Business
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 05:50 PM
British lingerie manufacturers feel the squeeze with just one corset factory left in the country
  • Business
  • News features
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Kent railway back in business after 2-year forced break (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 08:35 AM
New training nets opened for Hawkinge Cricket Club young players (Photo)
  • News
by editor on May 31, 2011 - 08:00 AM
Abseilers drop from Folkestone Viaduct (Photo)
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on May 30, 2011 - 07:55 AM
The Fables of Odo of Cheriton placed in Folkestone Reference Library
  • Local history
  • News features
by editor on May 29, 2011 - 11:55 AM
Free half term art workshop for young people in Dover
  • Art
  • News
by editor on May 29, 2011 - 08:30 AM
No Police - No wonder there is an increase in these crimes
  • Crime
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 29, 2011 - 12:15 AM
Folkestone archaeological site prepared for further excavations
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2011 - 09:20 PM
Disappearance of illegal pesticides could pose serious threat to health
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2011 - 04:20 PM
Folkestone Police warn of sharp rise in purse thefts
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2011 - 08:10 AM
Channel Tunnel Elec Link to strengthen power connections between UK and France
  • Industrycommerce
  • News
by editor on May 28, 2011 - 08:10 AM
£34 million scheme aims to beat the bursts in Shepway and Dover
  • Infrastructure
  • News
by editor on May 27, 2011 - 08:35 AM
Hawkinge fun day opening to be heralded by Lancaster Bomber flypast
  • News
  • Festivals
by editor on May 27, 2011 - 08:10 AM
Drivers warned of bank holiday jams on A20 at Folkestone
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on May 27, 2011 - 07:30 AM
Town-wide tree installation to grow and evolve in Ashford
  • Art
  • News
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 10:00 AM
Folkestone Camera Club Awards Night (Photo)
  • Groups
  • Folkestone Camera club
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 09:40 AM
Emergency Services rush to Manston Airport after private jet reports landing problems
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 09:20 AM
47 year-old man punched and kicked in Dover street robbery
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Celebrations to mark Sandgate bike shop anniversary
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 08:30 AM
Has the Pyjama Game arrived in Hawkinge?
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 08:05 AM
MP urges Government to back a new Dungeness nuclear power station
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 26, 2011 - 07:55 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre AGM Agenda 20 June 2011
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on May 25, 2011 - 12:25 PM
Search is on for Kent countryside greeters
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2011 - 09:35 AM
Revamped Dover Esplanade wins national award
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2011 - 08:35 AM
Dover exhibition charts local life after creation of English Channel
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2011 - 06:05 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre seeking new members
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
  • News
by editor on May 25, 2011 - 05:05 AM
Human skull found by road diggers in Dover not thought to be recent
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 09:40 AM
Shepway communities benefit from broadband bonanza
  • Computing
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 08:55 AM
Springtime in Shepway as spiderlings emerge in their thousands (Photos)
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 07:40 AM
White Cliffs Countryside Partnership events - June 2011
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 06:30 AM
East Kent community groups invited to apply for grants
  • Groups
  • News
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 05:25 AM
Minutes of a meeting of Hawkinge Parish Council - 13 April 2011
  • Hawkinge Parish Council
  • Hawkinge Parish Council Minutes
by editor on May 24, 2011 - 04:45 AM
Folkestone to Boulogne ferry link - Has the tide turned?
  • Shipping
  • News features
by editor on May 23, 2011 - 08:45 AM
East Kent Railway preparing for 100th Anniversary celebration
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 23, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Hawkinge Community Centre events guide - June 2011
  • Events
  • Hawkinge Community Centre
by editor on May 23, 2011 - 02:10 AM
Nancy should put herself forward for election
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 23, 2011 - 12:16 AM
Volunteers wanted to help White Cliffs Countryside Partnership - June 2011
  • Environment
  • White Cliffs C P
by editor on May 22, 2011 - 01:35 PM
New Romney Recycling Centre opens on Monday
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 22, 2011 - 10:30 AM
CCTV captures man jumping to his death from cruise ship in English Channel
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on May 22, 2011 - 08:10 AM
Parked lorries can't be helpful if people want to sell their homes
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 08:31 PM
Shepway Council elects Chairman and Leader
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 12:15 PM
Dover District Council elects new Chairman and Leader
  • Local authority
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 12:10 PM
Multi-agency day of action nets 330 cases of beer
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 04:45 AM
Be careful what you wish for, you might just get it.
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 02:50 AM
I don't mind parked lorries
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 21, 2011 - 02:05 AM
Hawkinge councillors are aware of the lorry 'problem'
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 20, 2011 - 10:30 AM
£80 fine for Dover shop assistant who sold lager to drunk woman
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 20, 2011 - 08:55 AM
Folkestone racecourse abandons race to save water
  • News
  • Weather
by editor on May 20, 2011 - 08:55 AM
Dave and Tony hold on to Hawkinge Council top jobs
  • Hawkinge Parish Council
  • News
by editor on May 20, 2011 - 08:20 AM
Someone should do something .... so do it yourself
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 20, 2011 - 03:55 AM
Severely injured Dover crash victim to thank fire crews who saved her
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on May 19, 2011 - 09:10 AM
Folkestone Youth Project has become real success story for town
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 19, 2011 - 08:30 AM
Dover Transport Museum teams up with East Kent Railway for open day
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 19, 2011 - 07:35 AM
It's time Hawkinge councillors did something about lorry parking
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 19, 2011 - 02:25 AM
Art for arts sake
  • Art
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 18, 2011 - 12:50 PM
Celebrations as the 2012 Olympic Torch comes to Dover
  • News
  • Olympics
by editor on May 18, 2011 - 09:09 AM
Council unable to ban live animal exports from Ramsgate
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on May 18, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Dover Port launch of Government consultation welcomed
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 18, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Last steam train to leave Folkestone Harbour returns to the town
  • Tourism
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 18, 2011 - 02:05 AM
Shepway Councillor's daughter names 50,000 tonne ship in China (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2011 - 10:21 AM
Man suffers burns as he fights fire in loft of Dover home
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Oliver Cromwell to steam through Folkestone
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on May 17, 2011 - 01:25 AM
Dover rescue drama after dog plunges 100 feet from cliffs
  • Emergency services
  • News
by editor on May 16, 2011 - 09:23 AM
Campaigner Carroll urging people to sign petition to save the Gurkha Regiment
  • Campaigns
  • News features
by editor on May 16, 2011 - 09:03 AM
Clean Sweep operation in Dover targets crime and safety (Photo)
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 16, 2011 - 08:30 AM
Folkestone Camera Club hold 'arty' Salon competition
  • Groups
  • Folkestone Camera club
by editor on May 16, 2011 - 08:05 AM
East Kent fire crews rescue pet lizard from smoking cage
  • Fire
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2011 - 09:40 AM
Mangapps Farm Railway Museum is well worth a visit (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News features
by editor on May 15, 2011 - 08:50 AM
£85m upgrade for Port of Dover
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on May 15, 2011 - 08:35 AM
Folkestone Classic Film Club announces Summer 2011 programme
  • News
  • Film
by editor on May 14, 2011 - 09:05 AM
Giant radar tower to be erected in Folkestone Coastal Park
  • Art
  • News
by editor on May 14, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Agenda of a meeting of Hawkinge Parish Council - 18 May 2011
  • Hawkinge Parish Council
  • Hawkinge Parish Council Agendas
by editor on May 14, 2011 - 12:25 AM
Something for the weekend in Kent
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 03:39 PM
Going Green and opposing cuts is the way to stop the Tories 'bluewash' locally and nationally
  • Politics
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 02:15 PM
Bure Valley railway is a favourite (Photo)
  • Human interest
  • News features
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 11:40 AM
Remember the Eighties in Dover
  • Local history
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 10:45 AM
Diversion plans in place for Kent motorway closure at weekend
  • Roads
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 09:10 AM
The Open prompts training courses to build links with golf tourism market
  • Tourism
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Shepway and Dover recycling team take to the streets
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 13, 2011 - 08:05 AM
Air Accident Investigators publish report following aircraft tail strike at Kent airport runway
  • Transport
  • News
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 12:41 PM
Honesty should not go unnoticed
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 09:05 AM
Lorry load of washing machines take a tumble in Dover (Photo)
  • accidents disasters
  • News
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Shepway voters reject change to voting system
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 08:10 AM
So do something yourselves about lorry parking in Hawkinge
  • Roads
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 12:11 AM
Cyclist rode his bike into the back of my legs
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 12, 2011 - 12:10 AM
Romney Marsh Skills Festival students get a taste of work
  • Schools
  • News
by editor on May 11, 2011 - 11:35 AM
£4,000 cash giveaway for East Kent shoppers
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 11, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Kent Police warn cyclists of £30 fine for riding on pavements
  • Police
  • News
by editor on May 11, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Lib Dems have squandered the greatest opportunity any minority opposition party could hope for
  • Politics
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 11, 2011 - 01:10 AM
Sorry Mr Prater but your lot deserved it
  • Politics
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 11, 2011 - 12:35 AM
Thieves in Folkestone using cat flaps to break into homes
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 10, 2011 - 08:55 AM
Ouch! Of course the Shepway council result hurt
  • News features
  • Local Government
by editor on May 10, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Puppet walks the tight wire in Lyminge
  • Events
  • News
by editor on May 10, 2011 - 08:15 AM
Hawkinge roads littered with unsightly parked lorries
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 09, 2011 - 11:56 PM
POW! Canterbury Comic giveaway is a Super success
  • Human interest
  • News
by editor on May 09, 2011 - 11:35 AM
Plans to price tenants out of bigger homes in Kent and South East will backfire, warns Federation
  • Housing
  • News
by editor on May 09, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Hawkinge company pays you cash to recycle
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 09, 2011 - 08:35 AM
Police target illegal off-road bikers in Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 08, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Helping Kent schoolchildren to go green with French counterparts
  • Environment
  • News
by editor on May 08, 2011 - 08:20 AM
Time to do something about parked lorries that are blighting Hawkinge
  • Human interest
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 07, 2011 - 01:55 PM
Kent Police urge parents to ensure children are safe after driver shouts at 13-year-old to get into car in Hawkinge
  • Police
  • News
by editor on May 07, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Hawkinge Parish Councillors thank villagers for re-election
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 07, 2011 - 01:50 AM
John Heasman - thanks for voting
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 07, 2011 - 12:10 AM
Winning habit for Monk after Swingfield Parish Council election result
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 04:22 PM
North Downs East councillors express their thanks
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 11:23 AM
Hawkinge Parish Council election (Results)
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 10:50 AM
No seats for Lib Dems and Labour on Shepway Council (Results)
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 10:28 AM
90 year old aims to break English Channel wing walk record from Lydd to Calais and back (Photo)
  • Charity
  • News
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Derelict Dover listed building to be renovated (Photo)
  • Development
  • News
by editor on May 06, 2011 - 08:30 AM
Designer label fashion store TK Maxx to open in Folkestone
  • Business
  • News
by editor on May 05, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Still concern over possible attack on major infrastructure like the Channel Tunnel after death of Osama Bin Laden
  • Politics
  • Commonsman
by editor on May 05, 2011 - 08:20 AM
Lonestar Comedy Club 27 May 2011
  • Entertainment
  • Out & About
by editor on May 05, 2011 - 12:40 AM
Proposals for 300-acre green energy park near Pfizer in East Kent
  • Technology
  • News
by editor on May 04, 2011 - 08:50 AM
Police warn residents to remain vigilant after theft of copper earthing wire from outside wall of house near Dover
  • Crime
  • News
by editor on May 04, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Folkestone can learn from the charm that Deal offers
  • Tourism
  • Have your say!
by editor on May 04, 2011 - 12:10 AM
Fire Service encouraging residents to help vulnerable neighbours stay safe
  • Fire
  • News features
by editor on May 03, 2011 - 07:58 PM
Which candidates support the long term future of Hawkinge Village Hall?
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 03, 2011 - 05:48 PM
Art Lands on Alien Landscapes brings UFO spotting to Margate - (Photo)
  • Art
  • News
by editor on May 03, 2011 - 08:40 AM
Hawkinge Parish Council candidate, Rob Lawford
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 02, 2011 - 05:34 PM
Brains on the Parish Council at last
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 02, 2011 - 05:24 PM
American Channel swimming record holder helping former Folkestone Mayor to win council seat
  • News
  • Elections
by editor on May 02, 2011 - 08:50 AM
A ‘Turneround ' - Can Folkestone learn from Margate?
  • Development
  • News features
by editor on May 02, 2011 - 08:35 AM
Parish Council candidates can use the Hawkinge Gazette to tell villagers who they are and what they stand for
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 01, 2011 - 07:13 PM
Shepway dog owner fined for foul up
  • Animals
  • News
by editor on May 01, 2011 - 08:45 AM
Hawkinge Parish Council candidates - Who are they?
  • Have your say!
  • Elections
by editor on May 01, 2011 - 08:20 AM