This year, seven of Thanet’s beaches, will be flying a coveted Blue Flag, an international benchmark of quality celebrating the best beaches in the world. 

Beaches awarded with a Blue Flag this year: 
• Minnis Bay
• West Bay 
• St Mildred’s Bay
• Botany Bay
• Joss Bay
• Stone Bay 
• Ramsgate Main Sands

Beaches awarded with a Seaside Award this year:
• Westbrook Bay
• Margate Main Sands
• Viking Bay 

Please continue reading to find out more about all the positive work that Thanet District Council’s Operational Services Team are delivering on our beaches.