The Yard of Ale Pub, Broadstairs: CAMRA Kent Pub of the Year

A quaint drinking hole in a 19th century stable has been named the Kent Pub of the Year by a body representing the beer and drinks industry. The Yard of Ale in Broadstairs, a micropub which serves cask ales and real ciders alongside local wines, has been chosen among 16 regional finalists for the National

Thanet band Polar Beach scoops rock prize

THANET band Polar Beach stormed through seven heats and a final, involving almost 40 live music acts, to be crowned the winners of the Herne Bay Rocks competition. Read more:

September’s Here

We’ve had a great August and bank holiday weekend, if a little wet on Monday! The weather has calmed down and the sun has come out again and the town is buzzing! The excellent Grayson Perry exhibition is still on at Turner Contemporary Margate¬†until 13 September There are various Heritage Open Days in Broadstairs 10