Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Where are the Thanet District Councillors now?

Up until this election I would say that Thanet district Council was perceived by the people living in Ramsgate as being Margate Council. Talking to customers in my bookshop recently I think this perception has been growing in Broadstairs recently too.

Perhaps most of this relates to the business over Pierremont Hall which used to belong to Broadstairs & St Peters Urban District Council and was taken over by TDC who now want to sell it to Broadstairs & St Peters Town Council for more than Broadstairs & St Peters Town Council can afford.

If you think I got that all confused and muddled up this next bit of the post is asking for trouble and is bound not to add up, anyway there are 56 TDC councillors:

19 live in Ramsgate

11 live in Broadstairs

14 live in Margate and Cliftonville

8 live in Birchington

2 live in Monkton and Minster


See tol you so that's 54 and should be 56  

I am off to make a curry now but may ramble on a bit here later 

4 comments:

  1. Are some homeless? Personally I can't wait to see what the UKIP run council does. If the TDC councillors behave as my worst fears predict we are in for mayhem in the near future.

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  2. Don I don’t think any of them are homeless yet, it’s just my terrible back of a fag packet maths that didn’t add up.

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  3. I am not sure what you are trying to say Michael. Are you referring to the newly elected UKIP dominated TDC?

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