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        22 June, 2021

        Following a continued clean up operation and regular inspections around the coast, advice for beach users not to enter the sea or the area of beach below the high water mark remains in place today (Tuesday 22 June). 

        18 June, 2021

        Thanet District Council has today (Friday 18 June), submitted two bids to the Levelling Up Fund totalling £26.1m of proposed public sector investment for the district.

        18 June, 2021

        Following an incident at the Southern Water Margate Wastewater Pumping Station yesterday (Thursday 17 June) and recent heavy rainfall, advice remains in place for members of the public not to enter the sea or the area of beach below the high water mark.

        17 June, 2021

        We have been alerted by Southern Water to an incident at the Margate Wastewater Pumping Station following a lightning strike overnight (Thursday 17 June).

        4 June, 2021

        Councillor Ash Ashbee, Leader of the Thanet Conservative group, was elected as the Leader of Thanet District Council at a Council meeting last night (Thursday 3 June).

        28 May, 2021

        Visitors to Broadstairs will find its main beach more easily accessible, as Thanet District Council plans to open the Viking Bay lift next month (week commencing 21 June).  

        28 May, 2021

        Thanet District Council has led a multi-agency operation targeting commercial properties involved in the sale of cheap and illicit tobacco.

        25 May, 2021

        The future of the Granville Theatre on Ramsgate’s Eastcliff is set to be discussed by Thanet District Council’s Cabinet this summer.

        19 May, 2021

        A comment from Cllr Rick Everitt, Cabinet Member for Ramsgate’s Regeneration, on the Government announcement today which confirmed funding for Ramsgate as part of the Future High Street Fund.

        19 May, 2021

        Thanet District Council is inviting everyone who lives, works and visits Ramsgate to join the conversation about the future of the town and what can be done to ensure it’s a vibrant place with a thriving retail, business and leisure offer.