There's lots going on this summer and we're out and about as well.
Come and see us and check out the Events section for more information
Wednesday 14 September 2016
Visit to Sissinghurst Castle and Gardens, the famous garden of Vita Sackville-West.
There will be a stop (approx 2 hours) at Tenterden on the way to explore its attractive high street, museum and church. The afternoon will be spent at the castle (approx 3.5 hours)
This is a National Trust property and we have free entry. If you are a member of the National Trust, please let us know and bring your membership card on the day.
If you're interested in going, please contact Barbara Byne (tel 580300).
John Walker, Chairman of The Ramsgate Society and Deputy Chairman of Civic Voice of which The Ramsgate Society was a founder member, pictured with Griff Rhys Jones President of Civic Voice and Charles Campion of architects and planners John Thompson and Partners at the launch of a 3 day community planning event focused on Paddington Place next to Paddington Station in London.
The event was a response to a design competition organised by Creative Streets to find a street friendly development brief for the site and is an example of the "Charette" approach to community engagement in planning which civic societies like The Ramsgate Society advocated for the future.
2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the Ramsgate Town conservation area. To celebrate this the Ramsgate Society would like to plant 50 trees within the conservation area for future generations to enjoy.