1An agreement entered into by two or more parties for their mutual benefit, especially in a business or political context.

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Deal is first mentioned as a village in the Domesday Book of 1086, where it appears as Addelam. It is referred to as Dela in 1158, and Dale in 1275. The name is the Old English dael meaning 'valley', cognate with the modern English 'dale'.[3] Deal developed into a port by the end of the 13th century. Sandown, Deal and Walmer castles were constructed around the town by Henry VIII to protect against foreign naval attack. In 1861 a Royal Marines Depot was established in the town.

Deal in Kent came first in the Telegraph's '10 top spots to lay your beach towel'. Deal was praised for being 'the genuine Georgian article, with blustery promenade and winding streets.'

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Middle English: from Middle Low German and Middle Dutch dele plank.

Deal became a 'limb port' of the Cinque Ports in 1278 and grew into the busiest port in England; today it is a seaside resort, its quaint streets and houses are a reminder of its history along with many ancient buildings and monuments. In 1968, Middle Street was the first Conservation Area in Kent.[2] The coast of France is approximately twenty-five miles from the town and is visible on clear days. The Tudor Deal Castle, commissioned by King Henry VIII, has a rose floor plan.

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If you fancy a meal there are many pubs to suit all tastes from traditional to modern as well as restaurants offering English, French, Thai, Chinese and Indian cuisine. There is also a wide range of cafes and bistros plus plenty of sandwich bars and fast food take aways in the Deal Kent CT14 area.

a kick in football or a hit in golf, in which the ball goes high into the air for a short time

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Brexit, though not formally discussed, overshadowed the Bratislava summit.

1informal [usually with negative]A thing considered important.

The local radio station for Deal is KMFM Shepway and White Cliffs Country. Deal is also served by the county-wide stations Heart, Gold and BBC Radio Kent. Deal Community Radio[17] is an online radio station with music, interviews and information on upcoming activities at The Astor Community Theatre along with the latest news from around Kent.

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Whether young or old, going out with your friends or family there is something for everyone in Deal, Kent.

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Other accolades include making it into the The Times' 'top 30 places to live by the sea' and being named as a top 'hipster holiday' destination for Londoners' by the London Evening Standard.

For a fascinating day out on the Kent coast look no further than Deal Castle.

But in the interview, Mr Fico said the EU had shifted from a debate over mandatory quotas to a new principle of "flexible solidarity" over the migrant crisis.

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Deal has a quarter mile long pier that gives great views along the historic beachfront. The pier head restaurant has a timber and glass construction with fantastic views.

Old English dǣlan ‘divide’, ‘participate’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch deel and German Teil part (noun), also to dole. The sense ‘divide’ gave rise to ‘distribute’, hence deal deal; the sense ‘participate’ gave rise to ‘have dealings with’, hence deal deal.

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European Council President Donald Tusk, said the British Prime Minister Theresa May had recently told him that might be in January or February 2017.

3[no object] Take measures concerning (someone or something), especially with the intention of putting something right.

Deal is the setting for local novelist George Chittenden's smuggling saga, which is set in the late 18th century when the town was a haven for criminal gangs smuggling contraband across the English Channel. In Chittenden's debut The Boy Who Led Them a child rises through the ranks to control the biggest smuggling gang on the Kent coast, fighting wars with rival gangs and revenue men at every turn.[11]

Deal's current pier is the last remaining fully intact leisure pier in Kent and is a Grade II listed building.[8] Its structure was extensively refurbished and repaired in 1997, with work including the replacement of much of the concrete cladding on the pier's main piles. Work began in April 2008 to construct a new pier-head with a modern restaurant, with the restaurant opened in December 2008.

Deal Kent is a winner of the Daily Telegraph's High Street of the Year award.

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