We use cookies on your computer or mobile device to help make this website better. You can find out what Cookies we use and how you can change your settings here. Our Data Protection Policy has been updated.

By closing this window, we’ll assume you’re okay to continue.



        Latest news

        20 August, 2019

        In response to a false and misleading story on Kent Live earlier today, we would like to jointly assure residents and visitors that the beaches in and around Thanet and Canterbury remain clean and safe.

        15 August, 2019

        Landmark on Margate seafront, the former Sunshine Cafe, will open its doors again for the first time since 2011.

        8 August, 2019

        An Extraordinary Overview & Scrutiny Panel meeting will be held on Thursday 15 August to examine the recent Cabinet decision on Dreamland.

        1 August, 2019

        July in Ellington Park has seen a focus on heritage, to contextualise all the historical finds which the team are hoping to discover as part of the archive project.

        30 July, 2019

        The most recent Air Quality Annual Status Report, 2019* reveals that in the preceding year, air quality in Thanet remained within guideline levels.  

        30 July, 2019

        Cllr Bob Bayford, Leader said: “We love to see people enjoying our beautiful sandy beaches but the mess that was left on Saturday was shocking and heartbreaking to see.

        New commercial waste service a success
        22 July, 2019

        The Council is celebrating a successful first year of its Commercial Waste service. Launched in June 2018, the service offers Thanet businesses a flexible and cost effective solution to their trade waste needs.

        18 July, 2019

        The council has been successful in securing funding (£226,100) from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) to better protect vulnerable Thanet residents from being exploited by rogue landlords.

        12 July, 2019

        New parking charges will be introduced at Joss Bay car park and Elmwood Avenue (on-street) from next weekend in advance of the school holidays (20 July).

        Picture of the Leader who is making the statement
        9 July, 2019

        Leader of Thanet District Council, Cllr Bob Bayford said: “We have received a significant number of complaints and media attention regarding the hedge maintenance work carried out at the Winter Gardens on Tuesday 4 June.