Entertainment · 26. January 2020
For the past 55 years, every 2nd week of August, Broadstairs transforms into its musical alter ego, namely Folk Week. In recent times this 7-day celebration of all things folky is a huge affair and brings thousands of people into the town for day and night celebrations.
Places to Visit · 19. January 2020
Easy to reach from Broadstairs by car and train is the historic fishing town of Deal. Steeped in history, the town has strong naval and military connections, particularly with the Royal Marines. Its maritime background stretches back to the 13th century when, part of the Cinque Ports, it was known as one of the busiest sea ports in England. For tourists the town also boasts the tudor Deal Castle, built for Henry VIII, as well as the Maritime & Local History Museum. Older architecture in the...
Travel & Tourism · 10. January 2020
It may be the middle of winter but that hasn't stopped us enjoying some lovely beach walks along the Thanet coast this January.
Christmas · 16. December 2019
Christmas Day is almost here and Ramsgate Harbour is once again festooned with a colourful array of festive lights, a sight not to be missed!
Christmas · 01. December 2019
While some rare folk will have all their Christmas shopping done and dusted by now, the rest of us will be gearing into action round about now. Thanet has its fair share of retail delights of course, but if you want to enjoy your festive gift buying in style, Canterbury is the place.
Entertainment · 17. November 2019
From markets, fairs and parades, to pantos, light shows and of course meeting Santa, the Isle of Thanet is offering a wealth of things to do during the festive period.
Restaurants · 10. November 2019
Something most of us pay great attention to when on holiday is the food!
Local History · 01. November 2019
A superb historical asset has been restored in Thanet, namely the Margate Caves.
Sport · 21. October 2019
All eyes will be fixed on East Kent in July 2020, when the world's oldest golfing tournament takes place in Sandwich.
Art · 14. October 2019
Following on from our previous post telling you all about the Turner Prize coming to Margate this autumn, things are now in full swing!

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