Home   Thanet   News

Thanet news

Thanet Community Awards

Thanet causes can earn a share of £10k.
Click here to find out more.

Thanet Community Awards

Kent to host National Kitesurfing Championships final

Kent to host National Kitesurfing Championships final

Britain's best kitesurfers will be making their way to Kent this summer as it once again plays host to the final leg of a national competition.

Chemist thief caught on trip to get prescription

Chemist thief caught on trip to get prescription

A thieving drug addict who tried to break into a chemist was caught when he popped in to pick up a prescription and staff recognised him from CCTV.

8

Wheels and Fins headliners revealed

Wheels and Fins headliners revealed

Thousands of music lovers are set to descend for the return of the Wheels and Fins festival on a Kent beach later this year.

Man in court over 'Xbox theft'

Man in court over 'Xbox theft'

A man is due to appear in court with a string of alleged offences and reportedly stealing a games console from a flat.

Patients urged to join hospitals future debate

Patients urged to join hospitals future debate

Patients have just a few days remaining to sign up to join a panel allowing them to help decide the future of hospitals in east Kent.

4

Race track plan would 'cause havoc'

Race track plan would 'cause havoc'

Residents living next to a proposed stock car racing track say it would ruin the countryside.

22

Gate's new approach

Gate's new approach

Jay Saunders says the days of Margate paying silly money are over.

Ambitious plans to revamp sports ground

Ambitious plans to revamp sports ground

A newly-created sports association wants to create a new home for dozens of teams and hand it over to villagers.

Ticketless car park trial set for launch

Ticketless car park trial set for launch

Ticketless car parking is set to launch in a Kent district but the council says there are no plans to roll out the scheme during the trial period.

2

'Dangerous' park pavilion to be flattened

'Dangerous' park pavilion to be flattened

A pavilion which became a magnet for vandals is to be demolished after the structure became unsafe as discussions are held about the park's future.

New £4m bus fleet revealed

New £4m bus fleet revealed

A fleet of cleaner and greener biodiesel buses is being rolled out across a Kent district after Stagecoach reveals its new models.

Police hunt 'large man' after jewels taken

Police hunt 'large man' after jewels taken

Detectives investigating a break-in where jewellery, watches, perfume and a tablet computer were reported stolen have released an image of a suspect.

Bankers draft in public help to boost economy

Bankers draft in public help to boost economy

The country's top bankers are calling on Kent residents to help them draw up future plans to boost the economy.

Swift appointment

Swift appointment

Jay Saunders has made Ben Swift his new captain at Margate.

Homeless man's knifepoint robberies

Homeless man's knifepoint robberies

A drug addict escaped with hundreds of pounds after raiding a takeaway and a pharmacy armed with a knife.

8

Town celebrates Van Gogh connections

Town celebrates Van Gogh connections

A summer-long festival celebrating a Kent town's connections with Vincent Van Gogh kicked off in style at the weekend.

Little green fingers help restore gardens

Little green fingers help restore gardens

Children from a pre-school are helping with a volunteer-led project to restore a seafront garden to its former glory.

Father's heartbreaking poem after twins' death

Father's heartbreaking poem after twins' death

A father has written a heartbreaking poem expressing his love for his children days after it was decided his wife would not face a murder trial.

2

Pair try to save dog from sea

Pair try to save dog from sea

A lifeboat was launched after two people swam into the sea in an attempt to rescue a dog.

4

Review after hedge cutting caused 'carnage'

Review after hedge cutting caused 'carnage'

A council leader has called for an internal review after the authority came under fire for hedge cutting in bird nesting season.

1

Follow us

Like Us on Facebook

Most popular

Kent Travel News

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More