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  • My Community Voice Kent

    My Community Voice Kent

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Kent Police are hoping to increase the number of people signing up to My Community Voice. We aim to spread the word so that more people ca...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Sep 22
  • It's started!

    It's started!

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    As expected, the scammers are out and about re the £400 rebate from the Govt re the energy bill. You may receive a text or an e-mail w...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 29 Sep 22
  • Neighbourhood Watch 2022 Crime and Community Survey Launched

    Neighbourhood Watch 2022 Crime and Community Survey Launched

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    We are delighted to invite you to take part in our annual Crime and Community survey. The survey is in its third year running, and we want ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 28 Sep 22
  • Public consulted on priorities for Kent Country Parks

    Public consulted on priorities for Kent Country Parks

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    KCC’s award-winning country parks will be increasing their emphasis on educational opportunities in the future under plans proposed in...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Sep 22
  • Human Resources Committee Rescheduled

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Please note due the sad passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Human Resources Committee has been postponed until next week (date to be ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Sep 22
  • Energy Bill Scam

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    There have been reports of the following message being received by residents via text or WhatsApp. It is a scam. The message reads: The m...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Sep 22
  • Kent Fraud Alert System

    Kent Fraud Alert System

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The latest fraud alerts from Kent Police. This week: Doorstep criminals/rogue traders Ofgem energy scams WhatsApp scam Renenber, ABC:...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Sep 22
  • Temporary Road Closure - A28 Canterbury Road, Westgate On Sea - 31st October 2022 (Thanet District)

    Temporary Road Closure - A28 Canterbury Road, Westgate On Sea - 31st October 2022 (Thanet District)

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    It will be necessary to close part of A28 Canterbury Road, Westgate On Sea, in two phases from 31st October 2022 with estimated completion b...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Sep 22
  • Skate Session 23.09.22 CANCELLED

    Skate Session 23.09.22 CANCELLED

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Due to the weather sadly the Skateboard session at the Recreation Ground in Westgate tonight is cancelled, we hope to be back on Monday even...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Sep 22
  • Free Tree Winter ID Training in our Local Community

    Free Tree Winter ID Training in our Local Community

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Struggling to recognise trees without their leaves? Looking to learn something new this winter?   Register your interest in attending upco...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Sep 22
  • Beach Hut break-ins

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    We have had several reported break in's to beach huts in Birchington over the weekend. Remember NEVER leave anything of valuable in your...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Sep 22
  • Kent treats road surface equivalent to half of Monaco

    Kent treats road surface equivalent to half of Monaco

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Road engineers have successfully treated enough roads in Kent to cover half the size of Monaco. Kent County Council (KCC) has completed its...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Sep 22
  • Did you know?

    Did you know?

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    If you receive a text which you think maybe a SCAM there is a number you can forward it to - 7726. Your provider will then investigate the o...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Sep 22
  • Smokers encouraged to join Stoptober

    Smokers encouraged to join Stoptober

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Stoptober is back, calling on smokers in England to join more than 2.5 million others who have made a quit attempt with the campaign since i...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Sep 22
  • National Moment of Reflection 18.09.2022 8pm

    National Moment of Reflection 18.09.2022 8pm

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    There will be a National Moment of Reflection on Sunday 18th September at 8pm marked by a one-minute silence; you are invited to join togeth...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Sep 22
  • Funding event - National Lottery, Kent Community Foundation, Funding for All

    Funding event - National Lottery, Kent Community Foundation, Funding for All

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Kent Coastal Volunteers is extending an invitatoin to a Thanet Charities Network funding event with The National Lottery Community Fund, Ken...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 22
  • Community Clinic Wednesday 21 September

    Community Clinic Wednesday 21 September

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    An opportunity to meet with the Community Warden and Neighbourhood Watch representatives. All welcome, come along and raise any issues you ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 14 Sep 22
  • Meet the Councillor - Town Council Surgery

    Meet the Councillor - Town Council Surgery

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The next Meet the Councillor - Town Council Surgery will take place on Saturday 17 September 2022 from 10am to 11.15am. If you would like t...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • Book of Condolence for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    Book of Condolence for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    We appreciate that many Westgate residents will be deeply saddened by the news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The Council ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • PHE Committee 13.09.22 Postponed

    PHE Committee 13.09.22 Postponed

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The Planning, Highways & Environment Committee meeting is postponed this evening Tuesday 13th September 2022 and the Agenda for the resc...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • Community Safety Steering Group 14.09.22

    Community Safety Steering Group 14.09.22

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The meeting of the Community Safety Steering Group that was scheduled for Wednesday 14th September 2022 has been postponed until further not...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Sep 22
  • Great Big Green Week in Kent

    Great Big Green Week in Kent

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Great Big Green Week is coming and we are welcoming it with open arms across Kent from 24 September to 2 October! A fantastic range of even...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Sep 22
  • Thefts from vehicles

    Thefts from vehicles

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    We have seen an increase in thefts from vehicles, manly works tools around Thanet recently. Please view the attached in how to keep your ve...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Sep 22
  • Westgate-on-Sea Proclamation Ceremony 12.09.2022

    Westgate-on-Sea Proclamation Ceremony 12.09.2022

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The Proclamation for Westgate-on-Sea ceremony took place this morning on Monday 12th September 2022 at 11am at the War Memorial on Sea Road....

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Sep 22
  • Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

    Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray

    Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II, very sadly passed away on 8th September 2022. The Westgate-on-Sea Town Council, along with the rest of ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Sep 22
  • Consultation Launched for New Drug and Alcohol Strategy

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Kent residents are being encouraged to share their views and experiences of local drug and alcohol services, and help shape a new five-year ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Sep 22
  • Energy rebate scam emails

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Action Fraud is warning the public about a sharp rise in reports relating to fake emails purporting to be from Ofgem, the independent energy...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Sep 22
  • Don't watch street harassment in silence - ask 'Are you Okay?'

    Don't watch street harassment in silence - ask 'Are you Okay?'

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    ARE YOU OKAY? Street harassment is on the rise and is often not an isolated incident. We know the long-term impact can harm mental health a...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Kent Fraud Alert System

    Kent Fraud Alert System

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The latest fraud alerts from Kent Police. This week: FIFA online lottery scam Parcel delivery scams How strong is your password? Energ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Kent Fraud Alert System

    Kent Fraud Alert System

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The latest fraud alerts from Kent Police. This week: Covid scams Reporting phishing emails Renenber, ABC: never Assume never Belie...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Scams targeting Kent Residents

    Scams targeting Kent Residents

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Fraudsters often target those who are elderly or vulnerable, but we have seen a rise in scams affecting people in all groups. Please stay al...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Bags of Taste: Upcoming cookery courses to end food poverty

    Bags of Taste: Upcoming cookery courses to end food poverty

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Struggling with the cost of living and want to save money? Join our fun, FREE budget cooking course - you can do it anytime at home (Wha...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Calling all readers - new Town Council Book Exchange

    Calling all readers - new Town Council Book Exchange

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    We are delighted to launch our Westgate Town Council Book Exchange which is now available in the Town Council offices. Pop in to browse the...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 6 Sep 22
  • Emergency Road Closure - Station Road, Westgate-On-Sea - 18th August 2022

    Emergency Road Closure - Station Road, Westgate-On-Sea - 18th August 2022

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    It has been necessary to close Station Road, Westgate-On-Sea from 18th August 2022 for up to 7 days. The road has been closed at 52 Stat...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Aug 22
  • Household Support Fund Scam

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Residents targeted by scam HSF phone calls Residents are being called and told they are eligible for the Household Support Fund. What hap...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Aug 22
  • 2023 Westgate-on-Sea Heritage Centre calendar

    2023 Westgate-on-Sea Heritage Centre calendar

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The 2023 Westgate-on-Sea Heritage Centre calendar is now available to purchase from the Town Council offices. Last year we sold out so be q...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 23 Aug 22
  • Kent's Plan Bee July 22 Newsletter

    Kent's Plan Bee July 22 Newsletter

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    In this issue: Kent’s Plan Bee Pledge Results Bees Needs Week BeeWalking – Getting involved in the bee survey project Poll...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Aug 22
  • Kent Police Help us Help you Survey

    Kent Police Help us Help you Survey

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    With a significant increase in police officer numbers, Kent Police believes the time is right to review its Neighbourhood Policing Model and...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 22 Aug 22
  • FREE defibrillator training session

    FREE defibrillator training session

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    A FREE defibrillator and CPR training session will take place on Monday 12 September from 7pm to 9pm. It will take place at Westgate Fire S...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 18 Aug 22
  • Neighbourhood Engagement Meeting

    Neighbourhood Engagement Meeting

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The Birchington, Garlinge and Westgate Neighbourhood Engagement Meeting will take place on Wednesday 2 November 2022 at 6pm. It will take p...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 16 Aug 22
  • Statement on the Proposed 5G Mast from the Town Council

    Statement on the Proposed 5G Mast from the Town Council

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The Westgate-on-Sea Town Council is a local authority and as such must operate within the framework provided by central Government. The Tow...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 Aug 22
  • Emergency Road Closure - Cuthbert Road, Westgate-On-Sea - 9th August 2022

    Emergency Road Closure - Cuthbert Road, Westgate-On-Sea - 9th August 2022

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    It has been necessary to close Cuthbert Road, Westgate-On-Sea from 9th August 2022 for up to 7 days. The road has been closed at the jun...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 11 Aug 22
  • Kent County Council and partners press ahead with Net Zero initiatives

    Kent County Council and partners press ahead with Net Zero initiatives

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Tens of thousands of new trees, fresh walking and cycling schemes and helping businesses loan an electric van are just some of the ways Kent...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Aug 22
  • Foxes and the law

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Over the past few weeks a concerned resident has noted 3 dead foxes in her garden in the area of Pegwell Road Ramsgate. The RSPCA have been ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 10 Aug 22
  • P,H &E Committee 09.08.22 Postponed

    P,H &E Committee 09.08.22 Postponed

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Please be advised that the Planning, Highways and Environment Committee on 09.08.22 has been postponed until next week. We apologise for an...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 9 Aug 22
  • Keeping active with dementia

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    Dementia UK offer advice on keeping healthy with dementia. There is evidence that people living with dementia can remain healthy for longer...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Aug 22
  • Heat Health Alert for Vulnerable Kent Residents

    Heat Health Alert for Vulnerable Kent Residents

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    A hot weather warning has been announced, leading to advice by Kent’s public health experts to help vulnerable residents stay safe and...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Aug 22
  • Free cake and refreshments at the Pop Up Cafe!

    Free cake and refreshments at the Pop Up Cafe!

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The Rural Kent Pop-Up Cafe will be visiting Westgate again from 10.30am to 12.30pm on Thursday 11 August. Come along to the Community Centr...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 8 Aug 22
  • Loan Sharks

    Loan Sharks

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The summer holidays may be in full swing but families are already worried about the costs they will incur sending their children back to sch...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Aug 22
  • Kent Bus Service Changes

    Kent Bus Service Changes

    Westgate-On-Sea, Kent
    Article by: Gill Gray (Town Clerk/RFO)

    The position with respect to bus service changes continues to evolve as KCC work with operators to try to find solutions for as many areas a...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 4 Aug 22