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Renovating Shelters: When and where?

Renovating Shelters: When and where?

Renovation of the Ramsgate Shelters proceeds apace. We need volunteer workers and this post will tell you how to stay in contact and know when and where we are working – always weather permitting!

The Goodwin Sands saved from dredging

The Goodwin Sands saved from dredging

A year ago we hosted a talk led by Joanna Thomson of the Goodwin Sands Preservation Trust which
included the threat from marine aggregate extraction to the Sands. Now that threat has passed!

More on Manston

More on Manston

For those of you following this important and long running saga, we provide an update as at 3rd November.

Vacancies on Ramsgate Society Committee

Vacancies on Ramsgate Society Committee

We meet monthly at 6pm and usually on the first Thursday of the month at the Custom House. There are two posts for which we hope to recruit new members. For the role of Honorary Secretary there will be an induction period working alongside our current Secretary whereas the Green Agenda Lead is a new post.

Ramsgate Matters Spring 2022

Ramsgate Matters Spring 2022

All Society members should now have received the Spring 2022 copy of our 'Ramsgate Matters' magazine. This bi-annual journal is included within the membership cost (See the 'Become a Member' section on the main menu of this website for details) but we include a...

Civic Champions Awards 2022

Civic Champions Awards 2022

The Ramsgate Society Committee is asking all members to nominate potential Civic Champions for 2022. Consider the criteria of the six categories and write a brief synopsis of why you think this person, team or organisation should be considered.

Update on the Granville Theatre / Sandcastle Project

Update on the Granville Theatre / Sandcastle Project

At time of writing the proposed takeover of the, now-closed, Granville Theatre by the Kent Film Foundation is not being supported by Thanet Council. We regret this and hope the strong community support for the plan will be successful.

Thanet Local Plan Update

Thanet Local Plan Update

Thanet District Council invited interested parties to submit their views as part of a consultation exercise for a ‘partial update’ of the Thanet Local Plan. An overview and a full copy of The Ramsgate Society response can be read on this site.

Save Our Seas

Save Our Seas

How could anyone argue that it remains acceptable to dump raw sewage into the sea? Our local swimmers and other concerned residents want as many people as possible to say this has just got to stop!