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April, 2016

  • 21 April

    The Queen’s 90th Birthday Beacon – Sheerness

    Join The Sheppey Scouts This Evening Today, April 21 at 8:15 pm, The 8th Sheppey Scout Group will be lighting a beacon at the Sheerness Jetty to commemorate Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th Birthday. Our beacon will be one of a thousand beacons being lit throughout the UK, Isle of …

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  • 15 April

    ‘The Roy Orbison Story and Del Shannon Story’

    ‘The Roy Orbison Story and Del Shannon Story’ performed by Mike VanDetta ‘Something different…something iconic’ (Spring Arts, Havant, Hampshire) After touring the country for the past few years, Mike VanDetta brings his one-man show to Sittingbourne – a wholly unique, multi-media musical celebration – which spans 5 decades of some …

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  • 15 April

    Exciting Opportunity to Take Part in Production from BAFTA Award-Winning Artists Group

    Reminder: Exciting Opportunity to Take Part in Production from BAFTA Award-Winning Artists Group! You might have read about our latest exciting opportunity to be part of the cast for a site-specific immersive theatre production coming to Medway! We’d like to send a gentle reminder that if you wish to register your …

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  • 2 April

    Ideas Test are launching their first wednesday of the month screenings next Wed 6th April at no.34:

    Ideas Test are launching their first wednesday of the month screenings next Wed 6th April at no.34: Wed 6th April – Film Screening 7pm for 7.30pm start – Join us for our first screening in partnership with Swale Film Society who inspired by BBC GetCreative Day have chosen Me and Earl and The …

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  • 1 April

    Academy Announces New Head

    Beginning of a new chapter for Island’s Academy. In a letter to Parents, Carers and Students, Andy Yarrow, Oasis Regional Academies Director for London and the South East, made the following announcement: “Following a rigorous recruitment and selection process, it gives me great pleasure to confirm that Mr John Cavadino …

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  • 1 April

    Back On The Road With BRFM

    Beginning of a busy year for the team. Join Wiggy and I (Lisa) at the first of our 2016 Roadshows at Danley Marshes Farm, Sheerness this Sunday April 3. We look forward to entertaining you as you discover the farm and its wide variety of animals. There is plenty to …

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March, 2016

  • 28 March

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey

    this week incidents from the HM Coastguard Sheppey   Thursday 24th Sheppey CRT was paged at 1322hrs to attend Warden Point after a 999 call was received at Dover CGOC from a member of public stating a person was trapped in the mud. Officers responding met with the casualty who …

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  • 28 March

    Storm Katie – Update for Sheppey

    Sheppey Crossing remains closed – Take extra care due to debris on many roads. As Islanders have ventured outside this morning, many more reports are coming in of damage to property and problems with getting around The Island by car. We have already reported the fallen tree in Chequers Road, …

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  • 28 March

    Storm Katie – Widespread Destruction In Swale And South East

    Take extra care if driving – Reporting Issues. Storm Katie hit the south of England this weekend causing widespread destruction. Kent Police, Highways England and UK Power have all reported weather related calls this morning. Members of the public are discovering roads impassable due to fallen trees. Please take extra …

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  • 26 March

    Yellow Weather Warning for Kent

    We’re being warned of strong winds this weekend. The Met Office have issued a Yellow Warning, telling us that a swathe of strong winds, accompanied by a band of heavy rain will move east across England and Wales during Saturday afternoon and early evening. This is expected to bring gusts of 40-50 …

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  • 23 March

    The Enterprise Takes Off At Dreamland This Easter

    Vintage thrills and spills -Easter Fun in Margate……. March 25 – April 10 The Enterprise, Dreamland Margate’s latest addition to its vintage ride collection, launches this Good Friday at the start of ‘The Hoist the Main Sail’ Family Easter Event at the UK’s original pleasure pa The ride features gondolas …

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  • 21 March

    Easter Joy For Drivers In The South East.

    Eggs-cellent news if you’re planning a get-away with the family!! Highways England have good news for those of us planning on getting away with the family over the Easter period. 155 miles of roadworks are to be removed, meaning that 97% of major A-roads and motorways will be roadwork free. …

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  • 19 March

    Easter Sunday Closure of A2 At Bean – Resurfacing Works

    Plan ahead for Easter Weekend journeys. The coastbound A2 will be closed between the slip roads at Bean/Bluewater on Easter Sunday and Monday morning for essential resurfacing. The closure on the coastbound A2 will begin at around midnight on Saturday 26 March (into Sunday) until around 10am on Monday 28 …

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  • 19 March

    Abnormal Loads To Use The Dartford Crossing.

    Plan ahead – disruptions expected over a number of weekends. Drivers are being asked to plan their journeys as a series of slow-moving, abnormal loads will be using the Dartford Crossing as part of their journey. Nine transformers are being moved overnight from Littlebrook Power Station to Thamesport on the …

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  • 17 March

    Microchip Your Dog Or Face A Hefty Fine.

    The ‘chips’ are down for dog owners. Dog owners are being warned about a change in the law making it an offence to have a dog over eight weeks old and not have it microchipped or have the details up to date. There is less than three weeks left before …

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