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        29 July, 2021

        As part of our response to the Biodiversity and Climate Emergency, Thanet District Council launched a project to create wildflower meadows across the district.

        Illustration comprising of brightly coloured images representations of a rainbow, seagull, sunshine, deckchair, boats, beach, waves/sea, with buildings resembling Turner Contemporary, The Lido, Bleak House, and the arches at Ramsgate Harbour. Illustration set on a bright blue background. White wording of Respect, Protect, Enjoy in captial letters goes round the bottom half of the illustration
        28 July, 2021

        Message to everyone – please Respect, Protect, Enjoy. Thanet District Council and its multi-agency partners continue to work hard to keep the beaches and towns across Thanet clean and safe.

        27 July, 2021

        Thanet District Council is progressing well with the redevelopment of Foy House on Margate High Street.

        Image of Botany Bay
        23 July, 2021

        Did you know that our coastline is the longest stretch of coastal chalk in Britain? It represents 20% of the UK’s and 12% of Europe’s coastal chalk

        21 July, 2021

        There are never any circumstances that make it acceptable to abuse someone working in a public service role.  Thanet District Council is making a stand against this behaviour and has launched a new campaign to remind the public to respect its staff as they go about their work in the district. 

        16 July, 2021

        Military Road which runs along the quayside adjacent to the inner marina of the Royal Harbour at Ramsgate is frequently used by private vehicles as an alternative route in and out of Ramsgate via the port access road and tunnel (Royal Harbour Approach).

        15 July, 2021

        Mrs Sohila Tamiz who is a manager of privately rented properties in Athelstan Road and Hadlow Drive, Margate is being prosecuted by Thanet District Council for the alleged unlawful eviction of tenants in breach of the Protection from Eviction Act 1977.

        9 July, 2021

        Thanet District Council can today confirm that The Oval Bandstand and Lawns, Cliftonville entered community ownership on Thursday 8 July, 2021.

        9 July, 2021

        The council has distributed £4.4million in Additional Restrictions Grants (ARGs) so far as part of a package of support to local businesses from central Government.

        6 July, 2021

        Beach Check UK is an innovative new app which allows visitors to check the status of a beach before they arrive in order to avoid congested beaches and to encourage them to discover nearby alternatives that are quieter and less crowded.