Our next meeting will be on Thursday 5th March. Our guest speaker is Ron Stilwell with a talk on "The Defence of Thanet and East Kent 1939-
We have arranged a coach trip to the Museum du Souvenir, Dunkirk, France, on Tuesday 19th May. This museum commemorates the Dunkirk evacuation of 1940, known as Operation Dynamo, in which Margate played a big part. Further details here.
We will again be participating in the national Civic Day, on Sunday 21st June. We will be in the Droit House exhibition area and will be presenting artefacts and information about Margate’s role in Operation Dynamo. More details to follow.
Copies of our books “Wings over Westgate”by Geoffrey Williams (the story of the Westgate Royal Naval Air Station during the First World War) and “Margate Clock Tower” by Mike Bundock are available from Michael’s Bookshop in Ramsgate.
2015 Town Pride Award nominees are shown on the Town Pride page. Judging is taking place and the winners will be announced at our meeting on Thursday 14th May.
Our response to Thanet District Council’s draft local plan consultation is here.
Margate Civic Society is very pleased to co-
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|Margate War Memorial|
|Westgate-on-Sea War Memorial|
|Birchington War Memorial|