East Kent Mencap Photography Exhibition
Nice Things Gallery, 19-21 Harbour Street Ramsgate CT11 8HA
On a grim and rainy Monday in September 2019 a photography group from East Kent Mencap for people with learning disabilities joined the CITiZAN East Kent Coast Discovery Programme to visit the former site of Pegwell Bay Hoverport.
Come and see amazing images of the Hoverport and its wildlife, taken by members of the group in this exhibition supported by CITiZAN at the Nice Things Gallery.
From its opening in 1969, the Hoverport was to be the future of channel crossing: as fast and glamorous as any airline. In 1982 operations ceased, unable to compete with the slower but larger and cheaper ferries. The buildings have since been demolished and the area is being slowly being taken over by nature.
CITiZAN teamCITiZAN is calling for an army of volunteers to help survey and monitor England's vulnerable coastal archaeology before they disappear. Join in!
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