Margate FunFair and Carnival


 There is a Fun Fair on the green at Margate Winter Gardens this is part of Margate Carnival weekend celebrations. The funfair is on from the 31st-10th August. This year the carnival coincides with the Margate Soul Weekend happening from August 1st-3rd. Margate Carnival starts from from Westbrook seafront at …

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Thanet at War


 Thanet at War Date & Time of Event: 26th July 10.00am – 5.00pm 27th July 10.00am-4.30pm Event Details: A vintage event for all the family with re -enactors, vintage displays, vehicles, funfair and stalls. Live entertainment focusing on the 1st and 2nd World Wars, plus Lindy Hoppers and a fashion …

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Hidden away Tea Garden


 If your looking for that hidden gem tea garden then look no further than the Botany Bay tea garden, set in a quaint cottage gardens it has a almost hypnotic effect. Cream teas are my personal favourite however you can have tea and a slice of cake if that’s more …

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Thanet in New York Times


   it appears that Thanet is now making news in New York, with a good and informative article that is well worth a read.. The Art Crowd Returns to Kent, England – New York Times Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:59:23 GMT New York TimesThe Art Crowd Returns to Kent, …

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New Site for Summer 2014


 Welcome to the new 2014 ExploreThanet website, this complete revamp means that updates are easier and faster than ever before.  Adding mobile support and complete integration faster and more! Mobile device Support Faster Browsing Easier updating HTML 5 Cross Browser support Future proof website  

The 2014 Blue Flag beaches


 The Blue Flag awards stretch all the way from Minnis Bay in Birchington all the way round to Broadstairs. The costal spread of the clean beaches around Thanets coast reinforces why it can be said that Thanet has some of the best beaches in the world – we have amazing 2014 …

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2014 March Margate Beach Cross.


 2014 March Margate Beach Cross. Margate hosted what can only be described as one of the best beach cross events yet, the sun was shining all day and the heat was on and im not talking about the race. It was a scorching 20c in Margate which made Margate in …

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