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Visiting the Isle of Thanet

Thanet is the top right hand corner of Kent, it is not an island now though the Roman invasion of AD43 apparently entered England up the waterway which separated Thanet from the rest of Kent.  667 more words

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Aromatherapy Massage

Aromatherapy uses the purest plant essence in the form of organic essential oils, which are extracts from various plants, fruits, flowers, bark, roots, or resin. 512 more words

Dreamland

Dreamland, Marine Terrace, Margate, Kent, 2014
• I couldn’t leave Margate without photographing this famed old amusement park, which was nearly destroyed by arson in 2008. 28 more words

Kent

Boats, memories, places, friends

Venting the dry bulk tanks, North Sea, 1996, Maersk Mystery

Working the S7000, towing her (as an assist vessel to her own thrusters) from Ushant to offshore Pointe Noire. 560 more words

Maritime

Thanet Times, Vera's Kitchen

Thanet Times, Vera’s Kitchen, 11 Broad Street, Margate, Kent, 2014
• A striking old ghost sign on an ex-newspaper office, which features on the Ghostsigns calendar… 11 more words

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Edmund de Waal: Atmosphere

I recently spent a few days with Edmund de Waal and his team as they installed a large-scale new work at Turner Contemporary in Margate. This film is the result.