Holey Saturday, not quite an optical illusion (thanetonline)

April 19th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by Michael Child that originally appeared at thanetonline.

With the Easter hols in full swing and not wholly holy one of my tasks is to teach the youf of today about vanishing points and projections in drawing, so sticking to the simplest projection where all the horizontals and verticals are straight parallel…

Beware asking if you eat at the Sportsman Seasalter, Mitchelin Stars go to the head (Promote Thanet)

April 19th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by Don Wood that originally appeared at Promote Thanet.

My Brother and his wife came to see me this week and conversations got round to what we had been up to since we last caught up. Mine was a trip out and fish n chips out of the paper in the car at Crispins in Teynham and Crab and Chips eaten on the Harb…

Is Dungeon Defenders a Cheaters Haven (The Fantastic Site of Lord Matt, Super Geek)

April 18th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by The Fantastic Site of Lord Matt, Super Geek that originally appeared at The Fantastic Site of Lord Matt, Super Geek.

Is Dungeon Defenders the most hacker friendly and unsecure game ever released on XBox?

This is the question that I have been asking myself of late. Dungeon Defenders was a Games with Gold title so I picked it up for nothing – the exact value of the ca…

A Local Fossil (Thanet Life)

April 18th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by simon moores that originally appeared at Thanet Life.

Rather than attach one of my GoPro video cameras to my aircraft, I’ve been walking around with it this week and used the opportunity, to record, for posterity, the position of the dinosaur fossil at Westgate’s St Mildred’s Bay.More accurately, it’s the…

Cross, optical illusion, or not? (thanetonline)

April 18th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by Michael Child that originally appeared at thanetonline.

Coming back to the picture above, which I drew this morning to amuse the youf of today here, first I should say that this isn’t an optical illusion in the sense that there is some sort of trick in the drawing.It relies on the human brains propensity …

John Snow Exhibition at the York Street Gallery in Ramsgate (thanetonline)

April 17th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by Michael Child that originally appeared at thanetonline.

John is a Canterbury based artist who produces a mixture of figurative and semi-abstract work, mainly in acrylics, which frequently reveals traces of his graphics background. His first one-man show features a variety of subjects, including lots of tree…

Get out and talk to people (& listen too) (Mrs Tara Plumbing)

April 17th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by mrstaraplumbing that originally appeared at Mrs Tara Plumbing.

Thanet Speakers club meet twice a month in Ramsgate. It is exactly the sort of evening out that appeals to me. Limiting the amount of small talk, totally structured, not dominated by one or two people (you know those over bearing types who have the false impression that they are the life of the party […]

Eastern Eggs (EASTCLIFF RICHARD)

April 17th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by Richard Eastcliff that originally appeared at EASTCLIFF RICHARD.

It’s a four day weekend coming up! Hurrah! Hopefully we’ll get lots of lovely visitors cramming down here to the far eastern tip of Kent to enjoy all the superduper stuff we’ve got going on, as well, of course, as our gorgeous seascape, architecture, n…

Local Government Association Inspectors Peer Review Report (The Thanet Star)

April 17th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by The Thanet Star that originally appeared at The Thanet Star.

According to my sources the Local Government Association Inspectors visited Thanet District Council in early March to carry out a Peer Review. The report that result from this has been with the Chief Executive and the Council Leader (Labour Councillor …

TDC making a plan, honest. (The Thanet Star)

April 17th, 2014

This is a snippet of a post by The Thanet Star that originally appeared at The Thanet Star.

Thanet District Council are stepping up plans and not, as I first read, having someone step up.
When I first read the headline Plans to find operator for Dreamland site steps up I honestly thought that someone had come forward to run the theme park. (…