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February, 2016

  • 10 February

    Updated: Witness appeal following serious collision in Sheerness

    Kent Police

    Updated: Witness appeal following serious collision in Sheerness Officers investigating a serious collision in Brielle Way, Sheerness, are appealing for witnesses. A motorcyclist in his mid-20s was airlifted to a London hospital following the incident at about 10.10am on Wednesday 10 February 2016, and remains in a critical condition. He …

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  • 10 February

    Officers investigating a serious collision are appealing for witnesses

    Officers investigating a serious collision in Brielle Way, Sheerness, are appealing for witnesses. A motorcyclist in his mid-20s was airlifted to a London hospital following the incident at about 10.10am on Wednesday 10 February 2016, and remains in a critical condition. He was riding his black Yamaha YQ 100 near …

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  • 10 February

    Accident On A249 Brielle Way

      The A249 Brielle way has been closed in both directions following an accident involving a car and a motorbike Police closed the road, and the Kent Air Ambulance is in attendance,  a Police spokesman has said “The motorcyclist has suffered serious injuries and is being treated at the scene. …

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  • 10 February

    Flood Alert For Sheppey

    Environment Agency Issue Flood Warning. The Environment Agency has issued a flood warning for the Isle of Sheppey. Areas at risk of coastal flooding on the Isle of Sheppey and North Kent Coast from Kemsley to Seasalter, including Sheerness, Minster, Queenborough, Leysdown on Sea, Sittingbourne and Faversham. This Alert is …

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  • 9 February

    “The Sea View has Me Again”

    Saturday 5 March (7.30pm) “The Sea View has Me Again” A talk by Professor Patrick Wright Professor of Literature and Visual & Material Culture Kings College London with readings by the Big Fish Uwe Johnson – a German Literary Genius in Sheerness. Who was this unexpected incomer and what was …

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  • 9 February

    Southern Water To Make Charitable Donation After Water Issues

    Southern Water

    MP Nominates Charities. Following the recent issues affecting Islanders, Southern Water have asked Gordon Henderson MP to nominate a local charity to receive a good will gesture.  Gordon has posted the following on his website today. Thank you to all those who made suggestions about to which local groups on …

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  • 9 February

    Update – Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital Phones Restored

    All Lines have been Restored to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital Yesterday (Monday 8th Feb. 2016) we reported that Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital had no incoming phone lines.  Alternative numbers were issued via Sheppey Hospital for emergencies. Today the Phone lines have been restored and working as normal.  The problem was at a BT …

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  • 8 February

    Phone Lines Down at Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

    Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital Phone lines down – Alternative Phone number you can ring. The telephone lines into Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital are currently down (8th Feb 2016).  You will not get through to the Hospital by calling (01795) 418300. For urgent calls only please dial Sheppey Community Hospital on (01795) 879100 and …

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  • 8 February

    Severe weather warning issued in the South West and South East of England

    Advice For Drivers. Drivers in the South East and South West of England are being warned to be prepared for strong gales 3am to 6pm on Monday 8 February as Storm Imogen will bring some very strong winds across southern parts as it moves eastwards across the UK . Highways …

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  • 8 February

    A249 Sheppey Crossing Closed Heading Off The Island

    Crossing Closed One Way Due To High Winds We have just been advised that the A249 Sheppey Crossing has been closed heading off the island due to high winds, but open coming onto the Island. Stay tuned to 95.6 BRFM for regular updates. www.brfm.net

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  • 7 February

    Low Water Pressure/Loss Of Supply

    Southern Water

    Southern Water are investigating low water pressure/ loss of supply in the Minster Area, they posted the following message on their website Minster on Sea Loss of supply/low pressure Our engineers are currently investigating the problem and we are working to restore supplies to normal as soon as possible. Please …

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  • 4 February

    BRFM Shopping Trolley – It’s Back Today

    FREE Business Mentions Once a week on BRFM Are you listening to 95.6 BRFM while you work?  Well why not take advantage of our generosity and let us know where you are. Once a week, on a Thursday afternoon between 1pm and 4pm listen in to Mark Peters and you …

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  • 3 February

    Man arrested on suspicion of endangering aircraft

    Man arrested on suspicion of endangering aircraft Officers investigating allegations of a laser light being shone at commercial aircraft flying over the Isle of Sheppey have arrested a man in connection to the offence. At approximately 8pm on Saturday 30 January Kent Police received a call which reported a green laser pen was being …

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  • 2 February

    The Green Milers – Quiz Night 12th February

    Whizz Kidz Fundraising. Karl Chamberlain of the Green Milers joined Pete for breakfast this morning, Karl along with Barrie Walker, Lewis Gransden, Luke Moss, Mick McDermott, Patrick Allison, Paul O’Brien, Steve Skinner, Shaun Washington and Sarah Lewry are taking part in this years London Marathon in April. The Team are …

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  • 1 February

    Sheppey Promenade Arts Festival planning meeting

    Sheppey Promenade Arts Festival planning meeting

    Sheppey Promenade Arts Festival planning meeting This is an invitation to anyone who may be interested in bringing ideas and/or helping out with this year’s Sheppey Promenade Arts festival which takes place from 16th – 23rd July. The loose theme is “Flight.” We are holding an open meeting on Thursday …

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