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About thanetstar

Thanet Star is the premier blog for Thanet. This is the wordpress representation of that blog.

5 ways to blog from Thanet

Originally posted on Thanet Creative Writers:
Thanet Creative Writers is all about creating opportunities for Thanet’s many writers. Some of us writers occasionally feel like blogging. Blogging for related sites can be a great way to get new links and…

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Parliamentary Arithmetic for Dummies (Tory majority is a bit less slim than it looks)

Originally posted on Public Investigations:
How big is the Tory majority? Most media commentary keeps getting the real number wrong, and here’s why. The full results are as follows: 331 Cons 232 Lab 56 SNP 8 Lib Dem 8 DUP…

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Up and Down

Thanet Star has been up and down a bit of late. By that I mean that the server keeps going offline due to some seriously high demands being put on it often by cloud based servers from different parts of … Continue reading

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Read this email exchange in which a local resident takes apart UKIP

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
(not satire – it’s the UKIP!) Here’s a recent email exchange between a local resident of Weymouth in Dorset Jason West and his local UKIP representative. It’s pretty much self-explanatory: . Please feel free…

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Sonic vs The Black Knight

Only at somewhere like GEEK could you see Sonic fighting the Black Knight. We have more pictures of the fun at GEEK 2014 on our main site, FAcebook, TumblR and Pinterest pages. Gotta Catch ’em all, right.

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Margate Games on Friday at GEEK!

http://geekcrackteam.wordpress.com/2014/02/21/margate-games-on-friday-at-geek/

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The Coalition is creating serious problems and distracting you with phantoms

Originally posted on Vox Political:
According to the beauty industry, women must now start deodorising under their breasts. I kid you not – it was in The Guardian. Columnist Jill Filipovic hit the nail on the head when she wrote:…

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