Manston Airport

Freight Watchers

River Oak Strategic Partnership (RSP) has applied to use Manston airport for freight flights, using a flight pattern that runs the coastal route over Herne Bay, Whitstable and the nearby inland villages (Herne, Tyler Hill, Blean, Chestfield etc).

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Canterbury West Multistorey Car Park

Multi-million-pound car park has just three occupants on opening day

There is already a serious hole in the council’s finances

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Showing compassion for refugees

Cllr Mike Sole responds to social media comments on refugees

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Will the Covid crisis produce a silver lining?

Councillor Nick Eden-Green hopes we will take some positives from the Covid crisis

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Tories hang on to their allowances

Meetings have been suspended, but Tory chairs still want paying

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Residents forced to step in as council fails to keep district clean

It’s increasingly falling to local people to keep the public spaces free from rubbish

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Council must be more bee and insect friendly

Local Lib Dems are encouraging residents to sign the petition

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Alex, Alex and James

Local Lib Dems nominated for award for their work during coronavirus crisis

The team raised £6500 for the NHS by running a virtual pub quiz featuring Jeremy Paxman

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Rosie and Dominic

A statement on Labour’s Rosie Duffield MP breaking lockdown

Our MP has undermined public efforts to reduce the spread of coronavirus

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Dominic Cummings

PM’s own judgement now in question

Millions of people are astonished at how the Prime Minister is bending the rules for his closest aide

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