Whats Local – Explore Thanet


 We are currently building a local directory of activities in Thanet and you can view the list in our Local Activity Directory Here via ExploreThanet. What are we trying to do? We are trying to build a comprehensive list of what to do locally so if you have ideas or activities to add then …

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 22nd – 25th May Bank Holiday  MARGATE MOD & SIXTIES FESTIVAL  Great British Music & Culture present a brand new event this summer in the rejuvenated seaside town of Margate on the Kent coast. Welcome to Modgate- the Margate festival dedicated to the 60s – see poster for more info …

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Summer is not far away


 I popped out today to take a few pictures – walking about felt like it was like a mini glimpse of Summer, people walking, cycling and even playing on the beach. I took a few pictures to share with you from around the coast, I know we soon will be …

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Rain for the bank holiday


 Rain appears to be the theme this weekend with low temperatures and breezy conditions sadly – however Monday afternoon could see the sun squeeze through at time making it feel quite warm for a bit… We hope you have fun doing what you have planned. 

Why do we have a high and low tide?


 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 Tide Timetable Some shorelines experience two nearly equal high and low tides each day, called a semi-diurnal tide. Some locations …

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