Margate Masters to host the National Beach Volleyball Finals for third successive year
This summer, for the third year running, the National Beach Volleyball Finals 2015 will be taking place on the golden sands of Margate beach on 15 and 16 August. Thanet District Council Sport Matters team will be hosting the event, which attracts the top players throughout the UK and across Europe.
Madeline Homer appointed Chief Executive
Councillors agreed unanimously with the appointment at last night's (Thursday 23 April) Full Council meeting.
Isle’s educational side showcased to visiting French teachers
Around 140 French teachers and officials visited Margate this week (Tuesday 21 April) on a familiarisation visit aimed at encouraging education tourism from the country.
New Council appointments following Annual Council meeting
Councillor Chris Wells elected as Leader of Thanet District Council
Tourism thriving in Thanet to the tune of £286 million
The tourism industry in Thanet continues to thrive according to figures recently obtained from sector specific analysis.
Work has begun on North Thanet Sea Wall Reconstruction scheme
Work began this month (Thursday 5 March) on a council developed scheme to reconstruct sections of sea wall in the North Thanet area.
Fines introduced for littering and dog fouling
From 1 June anyone littering or not cleaning up correctly after their dog will be fined £80.
Thanet boasts country's best beaches - Blue Flag results are in
Thanet has once again achieved more Blue Flags for its stunning sandy beaches than nearly every other part of the UK!