The ‘Discover Thanet's Coast’ project focuses on creating better opportunities for engaging with Thanet’s Coast and Heritage. It aims to bring our unique coastline and rich history to the core of the local tourism offer.
Thanet District Council has been awarded £247k from the Coastal Community Fund to help develop new products and services to support the Tourism sector across the district, encouraging visitors to the area to explore more widely, stay longer, and support the local economy.
Sustainability is a key outcome for the Discover Thanet's Coast project. The project team are working in partnership with a number of local groups and organisations to ensure that the products that are developed and trialled during the project lifespan are owned and delivered by Thanet based groups.
The project started in 2015, and will be completed by the end of March 2017.
The project has a number of discrete projects which it is developing;