Thanet


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Thanet

Isle of. an island in SE England, in NE Kent, separated from the mainland by two branches of the River Stour: scene of many Norse invasions. Area: 109 sq. km (42 sq. miles)
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Its team have unearthed new evidence suggesting that Caesar's fleet landed at a bay on the Isle of Thanet in the county of Kent, around 70 miles southeast of London.
Simon Mason, principal archaeological officer for Kent county council, who oversaw the original road excavations, said: "Being so close to the continent, Thanet was the gateway to new ideas, people, trade and invasion from earliest times.
Thanet Likhitkamporn spoke on his, "This will be the first time I am fighting in India, I am excited for this bout.
Allegations about election funding in South Thanet were first aired by Channel 4 News, with questions raised about hotel bills.
Mr Mackinlay has previously said he intends to stand again for the South Thanet seat in the General Election.
NIGEL Farage appeared to be heading for defeat in South Thanet early today - even as his party made progress across the country.
There are, at the last count, eleven candidates in Thanet South in Kent.
Murray, in his guise as the Pub Landlord, pulled frothy pints from beer taps on the side of the old fire engine outside Thanet District Council's offices in Margate, Kent.
A poll yesterday showed the party chief is on course for embarrassment in the Tory-held South Thanet seat.
The star, in his guise as the Pub Landlord, had hoped to stage the stunt after saying he was "shocked" at claims he had been parachuted in to fight the South Thanet seat.
UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has sold an 80% interest in the Thanet offshore transmission project for GBP 40m (USD 61.
17 February 2015 - UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has sold an 80% interest in the Thanet offshore transmission project for GBP 40m (USD 61.