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The council has launched a new coastal booklet to educate beach businesses, bay inspectors and its partner agencies on current byelaws in place across Thanet’s 19 mile coastline. New signage will also be introduced at entrances to beaches to remind the public and visitors of their responsibilities. Byelaws are local laws which have been put […]

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Posted: July 30, 2020, 3:51 pm

Margate was one of 101 places given the opportunity last year by the Government to bid for funding of up to £25 million as part of the Government’s £3.6 billion Towns Fund. In line with Government guidelines, the Council has brought together a Board, including representatives from both public and private sectors, that is required […]

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Posted: July 30, 2020, 9:03 am

Temporary road closures and suspended parking bays were among some of the highway changes in Margate’s Old Town and Harbour Parade, Ramsgate that were introduced on Saturday 18 July, to help prevent overcrowding. These changes are part of a raft of Reopening High Streets Safely (RHSS) temporary measures to help successfully reopen Thanet’s economy and […]

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Posted: July 24, 2020, 2:17 pm

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