Margate

Coastal Team

MARGATE : the original traditional seaside resort (1736), and very proud of its heritage, is enjoying a 21st century Renaissance in the wake of the Turner Contemporary Art Gallery Effect and now the developing Dreamland Historic Amusement Park. Both these have enlivened the Old Town with a variety of new eateries, drinkeries and retro shops as a further speciality. Three theatres including the country’s second oldest and a restored Art Deco cinema on the way. The highest concentration of Blue Badge beaches outside Cornwall and clifftop walks are as abundant as ever – and of course ‘the finest skies in Europe.’

The Coastal Community Team will maintain this Magical Margate Momentum, building on a fast growing ‘creative cluster’ with The Margate School as flagship – bridging art and technology with international partnerships and introducing Kent’s first FabLab (a fabrication laboratory for business to experiment with the Digital Revolution and regenerate employment opportunities.)

The enormous seafront assets will be enhanced by the establishment of a Margate Coastal Park in association with the University of Kent and will continue Margate’s centuries-old reputation as the place to go for ‘health and well-being’ –  mental and physical.

The Town Team is looking at ways to outreach to Cliftonville to explore possibilities of harnessing the diverse and energetic commercial potential of the Northdown Road : Teenage Markets, Pop Up Shops and Indoor Markets are all under consideration.

Upwards and Onwards : Margate is changing fast – there will always be something new in Margate – at any time of year.

Contacts:
Richard Ash (r.ja2357@googlemail.com)
Liam Nabb (liam@thereadingroomsmarket.co.uk)
Rosamund Dixon (rosamund.parker@googlemail.com)

Learn more about CCA, what we do and our projects.

Join the conversation #CoastalTeams

Spinner Loading new posts...
Arend Macapagal @TMocapagal

The last time I did this WOD it took me over 8 minutes and today I shaved off some good time oh yeah 💪🏽 WOD Diane 2… https://t.co/r7iiIaww6Y

2 days ago
Jess Parker @tmobestjess

#SlowCookerSunday books are here!! Come see us at Otay and Eastlake! Ps – these are great gift ideas! #LetsGohttps://t.co/nQ04p7P5WR

2 months ago
Britney Bergwitz @britbTmobbin

Had an amazing time cheering on everyone at our 2nd annual #ToysforTots Basketball game!!! Love being apart of a co… https://t.co/cTIUA123am

2 months ago
Jeremy Keene @JeremyKeene

#SeriousFun way to start a Sunday! Thank u to all who came out to support #Toys4Tots this morning! Can’t wait for t… https://t.co/ocWQOlWYwO

2 months ago
Jessica Barajas @jessbarajas9

Full day of serious fun! From cycling for a good cause to Magenta Madness! #ToysforTots #CoastalCA 💞🙌😬 https://t.co/XYyCepuv1L

2 months ago
WallaseyConstituency @wallaseyteam

New wayfinding signage for #NewBrighton #Wirral installed today. Perfectly fitting for a beautiful resort steeped i… https://t.co/pLbf1pdW2O

2 months ago
Jessica Barajas @jessbarajas9

Great meeting today with our Wireless Advocate partners! Ready to close out 2018 strong! 👊#SeriousFun #CoastalCAhttps://t.co/pG4gcL9brg

3 months ago
Lucas Johnson @TMobileLucas

Thank you for the opportunity to share and listen with my talented peers in San Diego! Great conversations about de… https://t.co/Sbq7DBclNi

3 months ago
Arc @arcteam

@MarcThompsonIOW @SandownBay You did an amazing job, chaps! Thanks for coming with me and Christine here from Sando… https://t.co/EO6xTJBNDI

3 months ago
Nicola Radford @nikradford1

@CoastalCA is “on tour” @DurhamCoast thank you fabulous tour of your jewel of a #coast sorry but I have loads of id… https://t.co/mybAKz1av4

3 months ago
Jeremy Keene @JeremyKeene

If you haven’t heard… Episode 2 of the #POBcast is out now! Shoot me a message if you want to give it a listen!… https://t.co/jXbJm04oYG

3 months ago
Chris Haworth @SDSChrisHaworth

Congratulations to all the Champs in Southside for the month of September! Jesse Johnson (#9333) takes top billing… https://t.co/LKtKXYM8RA

4 months ago
HeritageCoastP'ship @DurhamCoast

Linked up with @SeahamFoodFest today…. already looking forward to 8th and 9th June next year. Tastey, seasidey an… https://t.co/mCfNwuApXf

4 months ago