Category Archives: News

To flood or not to flood

Officially Dungeness (and the rest of the Romney Marsh) is liable to flood in the future. Quite when we know not but officially, for insurance purposes, we are in a 'Flood Risk Area' and being so should be paying high … Continue reading

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Pilot Drive In Inn

Reconstruction of Attemped Drive Through Damage Possibly spurred on by rumours that the Pilot Pub was to offer a drive through service a local 'over the limit' 25 year old took it upon himself to enter  the well known Fish … Continue reading

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Music CD ‘Romney Marsh – a journey through life’

Singer songwriter Jaqui Wood, a one time resident on the 'Marsh', has a cd back on the market.   Originally produced in1998 the cd contains12 tracks all written by Jaqui and inspired by her travels around the area.  3 of the … Continue reading

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What the papers say

The main headline in last weeks 'Herald' (other rags are available) advised all and sundry that the demolition of 'A' Station (Nuclear Power Station) has finally begun.   Leaves me wondering what all the noise has been during the past six … Continue reading

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Channel 4 TV

UK visitors will probably be aware of the channel 4 'Ident' – that is their identity clip – or 'logo' which is shown inbetween prorams. In the past it has traditionally been made up from buildings, structures etc. The new … Continue reading

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New Visitors

Interesting to note that out of 560 visitors this month so far we have for the first time individuals from Latvia, Poland, Costa Rica, India and the Ukraine taking a look at the site! The new web site, arriving shortly, … Continue reading

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Ticking off!

An overseas 'fan' took me to task over last item 'Lifes a Beach' for being biased and controversial. I said you should have seen the draft!! No the point is being controversial stimulates argument and or discussion! The main point … Continue reading

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Lifes a Beach!!

Well, to some, the proposed re-instatement of beach movement seems to be the end of civilisation as we know it. The problem we have at Dungeness is that the area is designated a 'flood area' and needs protection.  We have two nuclear power … Continue reading

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New Website

This, must say popular, website was offered to the local Residents Association (for free) as it had been muted they wanted to create an 'offical' Dungeness site. I felt that, with the monies available in their 'kitty', great improvents could have … Continue reading

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RNLI

Royal National Lifeboat Institution – Dungeness Rather than type up a precis of the recent, quite heroic, rescue of a distressed sailing vessel by the Dungeness Lifeboat crew, we have reproduced, with the full permission of 'The |Looker', their front … Continue reading

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