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        Latest news

        New commercial waste service a success
        22 July, 2019

        The Council is celebrating a successful first year of its Commercial Waste service. Launched in June 2018, the service offers Thanet businesses a flexible and cost effective solution to their trade waste needs.

        12 July, 2019

        New parking charges will be introduced at Joss Bay car park and Elmwood Avenue (on-street) from next weekend in advance of the school holidays (20 July).

        Picture of the Leader who is making the statement
        9 July, 2019

        Leader of Thanet District Council, Cllr Bob Bayford said: “We have received a significant number of complaints and media attention regarding the hedge maintenance work carried out at the Winter Gardens on Tuesday 4 June.

        4 July, 2019

        In order to secure a long-term, viable future for Dreamland, Cabinet members are to consider a proposal to sell the freehold of the site to the current lessee and operator of the park, Sands Heritage Limited (SHL).

        25 June, 2019

        This month Ellington Park has seen volunteers from the community and the council undertake a spring clear out day. Two van loads of waste and recycling was cleared from various containers in the park

        25 June, 2019

        Officers from Thanet and other local authorities across East Kent have been working together in a joint operation to target unlicensed waste and scrap collectors

        Leader of Thanet District Council launches new ticketless parking system in Margate
        24 June, 2019

        Thanet District Council is piloting a new ticketless digital parking system in the Trinity Square Car Park in Margate, which will be going live on Monday 24 June 2019.

        13 June, 2019

        Councillor Bob Bayford, Leader of Thanet District Council has issued the following statement in relation to hedges.

        11 June, 2019

        A landlord and their local managing agent have been fined for renting out flats without a selective licence from Thanet District Council.

        7 June, 2019

        Thanet is lucky to have a wealth of open spaces and we employ a dedicated and experienced team to manage their upkeep. As part of its work, our Open Spaces team carries out regular maintenance to trees, hedges and shrubs on land we own.