I am trying to stay positive even if the New Year has started in much the same way as the last one ended, which I think you’ll agree is miserably! Whilst we all languish in lockdown III, what is there to be positive about I ask myself? Well, living in Ramsgate is certainly a bonus [...]
Shopping locally has never been more important so before you click the Amazon app, check out our very own virtual shopping (and eating!) options, created just for you! https://www.visitramsgate.co.uk/virtualshopping/ This blog is short and sweet towards the end of a long and bitter year! Ramsgate is essentially a town that loves visitors but also relies [...]
As we find ourselves in the midst of another lockdown with a distinct possibility of it being extended, I wanted to spread the word about many of our Ramsgate business owners who are offering a virtual service during this period of uncertainty. I am sure I don’t need to tell you about the benefits of [...]
Ramsgate is buzzing at the moment! The beaches are being enjoyed in a safe way, restaurants and cafes are making the most of the wonderful weather and their outdoor space and people are heading to Ramsgate when they would normally be holidaying abroad! If you are here in August, don’t forget that 100 of our [...]
It is certainly a strange and unnerving time we all find ourselves in; not just in the UK but across the world as we struggle to come to terms with dealing with an invisible threat to our way of life. I hope that everyone is coping as best they can and finding ways to keep [...]
We are very excited to announce that Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival will go ahead this year running from 11th June until 14th, it is going to be a four-day feast for your eyes, packed with short and feature length premieres! With hundreds of film submissions for this year’s fourth festival, they could not [...]
Keep an eye out for one of our Ramsgate residents appearing in a short film on BBC Winterwatch starting on Tues 28th - 31st Jan 2020. Wildlife cameraman Richard Taylor-Jones was back filming in Ramsgate in December for his short wildlife film about looking at nature. Drone shots were also filmed in Courtstairs Park.
Ramsgate will welcome in the new decade with a 15 minute fireworks display from Main Sands at the stroke of midnight. For safety reasons, we can no longer fire from the harbour so are trialing the main sands this year. Please note that the lower promenade (between Wetherspoon and Ramsgate Tunnels) will be closed for [...]
If your looking to find the best Live Music in Ramsgate & Thanet check out The Thanet Gig Guide and our Music Venue Map.
A Ramsgate Parakeet family will feature on BBC Springwatch this year. A special nest box camera has been filming for the past month in the attic of the Chilton Tavern. The two part film will follow the nesting birds rearing a pair of chicks from just a few days old through to the fledging of [...]