Independent 2. The north-eastern tip of Kent, with the towns of Margate, Ramsgate and Broadstairs (birthplace of Ted Heath).
Thanet Villages ward has a byelection on 11 January (held by the Conservatives). Labour gained Margate Central from an Independent elected for the UK Independence Party on 3 August. Beverley Martin (Central Harbour) moved from UK Independence Party to Conservative in July 2017.
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