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Join expert birder Tony Swandale to explore the fascinating and varied birdlife along the Thanet coastline. Walks will provide a beginner’s guide to birdwatching and coastal bird identification. £3 per person – advance online booking essential Ramsgate Harbour Friday 16th December 10am-12pm Minnis Bay, Birchington Friday 13th January 10am-12pm Book now at:


Construction of the original was personally directed by Peter the Great following his visits to study shipbuilding at British Royal dockyards in the 1690s. The original ship was launched in 1703. Soon after her launch, and as Peter’s flagship, the Shtandart took part in the Northern Wars but in 1719 Peter ordered she was to […]