The Summer beaches ban on dogs ends today

Dog on the beach

The end of the Summer season is good news for dog owners who are now allowed to take their pets back onto Thanet’s beaches.

The seasonal dog ban for some of the isle’s bay came to an end yesterday (September 30).

Beaches back open to dogs

Full Summer ban

Birchington

Minnis Bay (Main Area)

Broadstairs

Viking Bay

Cliftonville

Walpole Bay

Margate

Main Sands

Ramsgate

Main Sands (Harbour end)

10am to 6pm Summer ban

Broadstairs

Botany Bay

Joss Bay

Lousia Bay

Stone Bay

Westbrook

Westbrook Bay

Westgate

West Bay

St Mildred’s Bay

All year around beaches

Birchington

Grenham Bay

Epple Bay

Broadstairs

Dumpton Gap

Kingsgate Bay

Cliftonville

Foreness Point

Sacketts Gap

Palm Bay

Margate

Fulsom Rock

Ramsgate

Eastcliff

Western Undercliff

All dogs on promenades should be kept on a lead.

Read here: Thanet council plans for on the spot fines in new dog ban or on-the-lead ‘PSPO’ areas