The RNLI in 1967 Fifty years ago this week Margate’s new RNLI inshore lifeboat carried out its first service call. The arrival of this new lifeboat was to greatly enhance the local rescue service and save over 500 lives over the next half-century. Margate was an obvious choice to receive what, at the time
Here’s a selection of events and attractions in Thanet this half term Remember, we’re only 1 hour 20 minutes from St Pancras on the HS1 trains and on superb roads We also have superb, blue-flag sandy beaches Of course, a visit to Broadstairs wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Morelli’s Ice Cream Parlour!
THANET has been awarded seven Blue Flags for its fantastic beaches, more than any other area in the country except for Cornwall which scooped eight. The awards are handed out by national environmental charity, Keep Britain Tidy. All seven beaches awarded the prestigious accolade in 2015 have maintained their status and will be flying the