Thanet

  • Council Control: Min UKIP
  • Conservatives 20
  • Labour 6
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • UKIP 27
  • Other 2
  • Vacant 1

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.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
PO Box 9, Cecil Street, Margate CT9 1XZ

Phone
01843 577000

Website
http://www.thanet.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1662.07

Upper tier authority
Kent

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