Herne shown within Kent
|Population||7,325  (parish)|
|OS grid reference|
|Civil parish||Herne and Broomfield|
|District||City of Canterbury|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||HERNE BAY|
|Ambulance||South East Coast|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
|UK Parliament||Thanet North|
Herne // is a village in South East England, divided by the Thanet Way from the seaside resort of Herne Bay. Administratively it is in the civil parish of Herne and Broomfield in Kent. Between Herne and Broomfield is the former hamlet of Hunters Forstal; Herne Common lies to the south.
The hamlet of Bullockstone is about one mile to the west.
It is the birthplace of UKIP leader Nigel Farage.
The original Micropub, The Butchers Arms, opened in Herne in 2005.
- National Statistics Census 2001
- Bundock, Mike, Historic Herne and Broomfield (Herne Bay, Pierhead Publications, 1 August 2007), ISBN 9781904661047
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