Margate Masters 2016

Margate Masters 2016. See the top National Beach Volleyball Players on the VEBT circuit. Televised and streamed online. FREE Entry and FREE grandstand seating for all the family to enjoy. An opportunity for all the family to have a go on the FREE Community ‘Go Spike Courts’ Game commentary and music to create a vibrant…

Why do we have high and low tide tides?

Why do we have high and low tide tides? Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of gravitational forces exerted by the Moon, Sun, and rotation of the Earth. See our live Thanet High Tide Timetable Some shorelines experience two nearly equal high and low tides each day, called…

Pokemon Go pokestops and gyms in Thanet

We have created a you tube video to help you find the best Pokemon Go pokestops and gyms in Thanet, these are listed in ordered from 5 to 1.  These zones are based on the concentration of pokestops and gyms in the area.

What a weekend packed with events

What a weekend packed with events! I hope everyone has had a great weekend in Thanet so far!  So much has been going on Margate We have see the pumping soul weekend in Margate capped off with the Margate carnival today whip the crouds in to a frenzy. Broadstairs While in Broadstairs the Folk Week…

Broadstairs Fireworks – 2016

Broadstairs are proud to put on firework displays this summer for the family to enjoy for free. The dates of the Displays are as follows. offical site : http://www.broadstairsfireworks.co.uk/ Wednesday 27th July 2016 Firework display 9.45pm (subject to slight change) Live music by Funkle Pie at the Bandstand from 8.00pm. Wednesday 17th August 2016 – Finale to Water Gala Firework display 9.45pm (subject to…

Micro Pubs in Thanet

There are many Micro Pubs in Thanet they offer a small freehouse which listens to its customers, mainly serves cask ales, promotes conversation, shuns all forms of electronic entertainment and dabbles in traditional pub snacks’ There may be differences between the pubs; they may or may not have a bar, they might serve beer straight…

Thanet is awarded seven Blue Flag awards for its beaches

Thanet blue flag beaches 2016 The following beaches have been awarded with a 2016 Blue Flag: Minnis Bay West Bay St Mildreds Bay Ramsgate Main Sands Botany Bay Joss Bay Stone Bay The following beaches have been awarded with a 2016 Seaside Award: Margate Main Sands Westbrook Bay Viking Bay. The Seaside Award recognises beaches…

Beaches

Thanet has a lot of variety when it comes to its sandy beaches and bays each having a lot of different things to offer, some are secluded and some are great for all the family so check out ……. <more>

What’s Local – Surfing Thanet!

Whats local – Surfing in Thanet….  So the suns out, its looking like its good weather for the weekend so why try and learn a new skill like surfing!  For more info on this visit our what’s local surfing page. This surfing activity has been taken from our whats local page, so if you fancy some Crazy Golf visiting…

Tide Times Margate, Broadstairs & Ramsgate

Welcome to ExploreThanet –  Why not take a look at our updated High and Low sea predictions for the beaches of Ramsgate Broadstairs and Margate –tides thanet. Click the image to be taken to the tide times. Tide Times Margate, Broadstairs & Ramsgate When you visit the beach just make sure you do not get cut off by…

Thanet Writers

New Thanet Writers Website to Launch. Local writing collective set to launch site to showcase Thanet’s writing talent Thanet Writers, a collective of local authors and poets, will be launching a magazine-style website on Friday the 15th April 2016 to showcase the writing talents of Thanet. The site, thanetwriters.com, will feature short stories, poetry, and…

Ramsgate Tunnels

  Experience Life Underground in a Frontline Town. As the second World War approached, Ramsgate Borough Council embarked on ambitious but controversial plans to create a network of Deep Shelter tunnels linking to a former Railway Tunnel which would provide shelter for 60,000 people. Despite initial resistance from government the plan was finally given the…