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  • ‘Get help to grasp export opportunities’, Kent businesses urged

    ‘Get help to grasp export opportunities’, Kent businesses urged

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

    Responding to new market trends, networking and embracing digital technology are key to start-ups and small business enjoying export success...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 25 May 22
  • Tree Walk and Talk

    Tree Walk and Talk

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

    Join Peter Hasted, Tree and Biodiversity Warden, for a FREE Tree Walk and Talk around the beautiful squares and seafront area of Westgate-on...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 25 May 22
  • Parking Issues

    Parking Issues

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

    Did you know the Police have very limited powers over parking and it is now more a local authority issue? Police will get involved with p...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 25 May 22
  • Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting, Thursday 2 June 2022

    Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting, Thursday 2 June 2022

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

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council is delighted to invite all residents to the Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting to take place in St Mildreds Bay o...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 24 May 22
  • Neighbourhood Watch Week with John Bishop

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

    SAY HELLO TO NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH WEEK, 30th May – 5th June 2022 This year, John Bishop invites us all to ‘say hello’ to N...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 22
  • Kent Connect to Support - supporting you to live well in Kent

    Kent Connect to Support - supporting you to live well in Kent

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

    Kent Connect to Support is a new website which will help people find accessible, easy to navigate, interactive information and advice on car...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 22
  • Important information regarding courier fraud

    Important information regarding courier fraud

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

    Kent Police have received several reports over the last few days of people being contacted by telephone, with fraudsters impersonating Polic...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 22
  • Keep Westgate Clean - Join us for a Litter Pick

    Keep Westgate Clean - Join us for a Litter Pick

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

    Join Town Councillors for a litter pick on Saturday 28 May from 10am to 11.30am. Meet at the Town Council Offices, 78 St Mildreds Road. Al...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 May 22
  • Scam alert

    Scam alert

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

    Kent Police are alerting residents to a scam. Have you been asked to withdraw cash by the police? This is a scam. The police or your bank...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 18 May 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 and Information Hub will be visiting Westgate again on Thursday 19 May from 10.30am to 12.30pm in the Community C...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 17 May 22
  • The Big Plastic Count

    The Big Plastic Count

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

    Count your plastic for one week - 16-22 May 2022. Across the country, households of all shapes and sizes, schools, community groups and bus...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 16 May 22
  • FREE sessions about deaf awareness and learn some BSL

    FREE sessions about deaf awareness and learn some BSL

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

    A free session about deaf awareness and the opportunity to learn some British Sign Language is being offered by Beyond Words. The session w...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 16 May 22
  • Thanet receives 7 Blue Flags & 3 Seaside Awards

    Thanet receives 7 Blue Flags & 3 Seaside Awards

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

    Keep Britain Tidy has announced the cleanest beaches in Britain for 2022 and Thanet receives 7 International Blue Flags and 3 Seaside Awards...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 16 May 22
  • Organised Crime Newsletter

    Organised Crime Newsletter

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

    April newsletter from the Serious Crime Directorate

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 May 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 21 May 2022 from 10am to 11.15am. We'd love to hear fro...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 12 May 22
  • Free Stuff!

    Free Stuff!

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

    On Friday 13th May, The Crime Prevention Officer along with KFRS will be at Tesco Extra, Margate Road, WWX, in between 10.00 - 13.00hrs. We...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 11 May 22
  • New £3.4million investment for physical activity in Kent

    New £3.4million investment for physical activity in Kent

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

    Efforts to improve the health and wellbeing of Kent residents have received a boost with a £3.4million grant to Kent Sport, the active...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 11 May 22
  • Council tax energy rebate

    Council tax energy rebate

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

    Thanet District Council have shared an update on the £150 Energy Rebate Payments. This is a government rebate to Council Tax payers i...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 10 May 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: Banking Scam ATM Scams New WhatsApp Scam Renenber, ABC: never Assume never B...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 10 May 22
  • Top tips for protecting your bicycle

    Top tips for protecting your bicycle

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

    · Register your bike for free with www.bikeregister.com, the UK’s only police-approved cycle database. This will help police t...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 10 May 22
  • Kent Fire & Rescue Survey

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

    Kent Fire & Rescue Service want to learn more about YOU. We will be inviting residents of Kent and Medway to complete a short question...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 9 May 22
  • Mental Health Awareness Week, 9-15 May

    Mental Health Awareness Week, 9-15 May

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

    It is Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme this year is loneliness. To support the initiative, Kent County Council have arranged info...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 9 May 22
  • FREE defibrillator training session

    FREE defibrillator training session

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

    A few places are still available for the FREE defibrillator and CPR training session which will take place on Wednesday 18 May from 7pm to 9...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 9 May 22
  • Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor

    Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor

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

    Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Parish of Westgate-on-Sea.

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 22
  • Jubilee Picnic, Saturday 4 June

    Jubilee Picnic, Saturday 4 June

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

    Join us for a Jubilee Family Picnic on Saturday 4 June from 1pm to 7pm at Lymington Road Community Green. Bring your own blanket and picnic...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 22
  • Platinum Jubilee Cake Decorating Competition

    Platinum Jubilee Cake Decorating Competition

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

    To help mark Her Majesty's Platinum Jubilee, Westgate-on-Sea Town Council will be holding a cake decorating competition. Westgate resid...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 22
  • Children's Portrait of the Queen competition

    Children's Portrait of the Queen competition

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

    As part of our Platinum Jubilee celebrations, Westgate-on-Sea Town Council are running a competition to create a portrait of the Queen. You...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 5 May 22
  • Mental Health Awareness Week, 9-15 May

    Mental Health Awareness Week, 9-15 May

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

    Fancy a cuppa? Sometimes reaching out to someone with as little as three words can make a big difference. This Mental Health Awareness Week...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 4 May 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: Council Tax Energy Rebate Scam Bit Coin Scam Fraudsters Impersonating Chinese Emba...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • Help Child Bereavement UK find volunteers

    Help Child Bereavement UK find volunteers

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

    Would your family like a FREE family day out at Let’s Rock Kent this summer? Child Bereavement UK is looking for volunteers to help d...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • No Use Empty scheme adopted by Southend

    No Use Empty scheme adopted by Southend

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

    The reputation of KCC’s No Use Empty scheme, bringing empty and derelict homes and commercial premises back into use, has led to a sim...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • Bee the Change e-news - No Mow May

    Bee the Change e-news - No Mow May

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

    Ready, set ... don't mow this May! 🌼 Mowing your grass regularly can stop wildflowers like dandelions, clover, and ground ivy from blo...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • Neighbourhood Watch survey

    Neighbourhood Watch survey

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

    Dear friends, Please take a few minutes to complete our short NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH INSIGHTS SURVEY https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Insights...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 3 May 22
  • Kent Homeless Connect consultation opens

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

    Views are being sought on Kent County Council’s (KCC) proposal to end funding for the Kent Homeless Connect (KHC) service when the cur...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 27 Apr 22
  • Birchington & Garlinge Neighbourhood Engagement Meeting

    Birchington & Garlinge Neighbourhood Engagement Meeting

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

    This event will take place on Wednesday 4 May 2022 at 6.30pm at Garlinge Primary School, Westfield Road, Margate CT9 5PA Officers in attend...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Apr 22
  • Charity Football Fun Day

    Charity Football Fun Day

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

    Ramsgate FC will be holding a Charity Football Fun Day on Saturday 25 June 2022, starting at 10am at the Ramsgate Football Club CT11 0AN.

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 26 Apr 22
  • Crime Prevention Giveaway

    Crime Prevention Giveaway

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

    This Thursday (28th April) in between the hours of 10.00 - 13.00, the Crime Prevention Officer, KFRS (dependant on emergency call outs) and ...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Apr 22
  • Birchington Literary Festival 30 April and 1 May 2022

    Birchington Literary Festival 30 April and 1 May 2022

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

    The Birchington Literary Festival will take place from 30 April to 1 May. There will be a range of events for all ages in venues throughout...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 25 Apr 22
  • Free Defibrillator Training Session - learn to save a life

    Free Defibrillator Training Session - learn to save a life

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

    A free defibrillator and CPR training session will take place at Westgate-on-Sea Fire Station on Wednesday 18 May from 7pm to 9pm. This wil...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Apr 22
  • Are you suffering with noise issues?

    Are you suffering with noise issues?

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

    Did you know Police have very little or no powers regarding noise issues? The local Authority are the lead agency who deal and prosecute no...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Apr 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: Computer Software Service Fraud Choc Easter Egg Sweet Tooth Alert Fraudsters Impe...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 21 Apr 22
  • Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor

    Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor

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

    Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor, Parish of Westgate.

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 22
  • Temporary Road Closure - Nash Court Road, Margate - 26th May 2022 for 1 Night, Between 19:00 Hours and 05:00 Hours

    Temporary Road Closure - Nash Court Road, Margate - 26th May 2022 for 1 Night, Between 19:00 Hours and 05:00 Hours

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

    It will be necessary to close part of Nash Court Road, Margate, from 26th May 2022 with estimated completion by 27th May 2022. Nash Court R...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 22
  • Burglars

    Burglars

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

    Here's some advice about how to keep burglars out of your property, which is available on the Kent Police website at the following link:...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 20 Apr 22
  • Westbrook Bowls Club Open Days

    Westbrook Bowls Club Open Days

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

    Come and visit the Westbrook Bowls Club Open Days on 1st and 7th May from 10am to 12noon and 2pm to 4pm. All welcome.

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 22
  • Dementia Coffee Morning

    Dementia Coffee Morning

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

    A Dementia Coffee Morning will be taking place on the second Tuesday of each month from 10.30am to noon at The Lodge, 64 Westgate Bay Avenue...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 22
  • Pop Up Cafe and Information Hub

    Pop Up Cafe and Information Hub

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

    The first Rural Kent Pop Up Cafe and Information Hub will be taking place on Thursday 21 April from 10.30am to 12.30pm in the Community Cent...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 22
  • KCC Urban Grass Cutting Schedule

    KCC Urban Grass Cutting Schedule

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

    KCC urban grass cutting schedule dates.

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 22
  • Community invited to get involved with mapping Thanet's wildflower areas

    Community invited to get involved with mapping Thanet's wildflower areas

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

    Last year, Thanet District Council created wildflower patches in a number of parks across the district. It also assisted schools and churche...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 19 Apr 22
  • Money scams - be aware

    Money scams - be aware

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

    The Met Police have made a short video advising of ways that fraudsters may try and obtain your details to scam money from you. The video c...

    Westgate-on-Sea Town Council   |  
    Posted: 13 Apr 22