Thanet News

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Agricultural chiefs held a meeting this week with Gareth Johnson, Damian Green, Charlie Elphicke, Craig Mackinlay, Helen Grant, Helen Whately and Kelly Tolhurst

Plans to create an east Kent ‘super council’ will not threaten the delivery of a local plan for Thanet, the local authority’s leader insists.

G4S Healthcare Services took over in July as provider of free transport for people whose health means they cannot travel to their NHS appointment any other way

The TV star owns and flies her own light aircraft and has previously flown from the former Thanet airport

Heroy Bygrave, 31, of Harold Road, Cliftonville, was sentenced to 14 months in prison

A study by Pets at Home found that 45 per cent of dogs in Cliftonville are overweight

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A woman’s handbag was snatched in St John’s Crescent last week

A loan facility for investment in the site was extended to £10m earlier this month, to prepare the site for sale

Gritter trucks will treat major roads tonight and tomorrow morning

Officers were investigating reports of drug dealing in the area

Search and rescue helicopters from the UK and the Netherlands as well as an RNLI lifeboat were called

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Heavy rain and heavy traffic meant treatment was “just not possible”

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for ice

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The gallery has now welcomed more than 2.25 million visitors since it opened a little over five years ago

The comments were welcomed by Maidstone and the Weald MP Helen Grant

Faversham and Mid Kent MP Helen Whately admits there has been a shortage but believes the prime minister’s target is “feasible”

The prime minister plans for teachers and staff at every secondary school in the country to be offered mental health first aid training

The Met Police Federation is currently asking members if they want to carry guns and tasers in a bid to combat the terror threat

Thanet District Council is launching a public consultation on its draft local plan, in which the site is to be turned over for mixed use

KCC’s Regional Growth Fund has already supported some 242 companies in the county with £55m of loans that have created more than 2,212 jobs

The emergency services were called to the scene on Monday evening

The reported robbery happened in Elm Grove last month

The average Band D household will see a £5 rise in its council tax bill as a result of a planned 3.3 per cent increase

Vattenfall want to add more than 30 turbines to site off Foreness Point

Cayman Islands-based hedge fund company Arrowgrass extended its loan facility to cash-strapped Sands Heritage Ltd

It comes after the former Ukip leader, who lives in Westerham, appeared to backtrack on a promise he made to stand for election again in South Thanet

A letter from the MP to the then-prime minister was released by the National Archives this week

Daren Mochrie will take over the role this year, replacing Paul Sutton who quit last year

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