Pegwell & District Association are pleased to announce the installment of the new Hardwood Bench in Pegwell Village. The Bench dedicated to the Pegwell & District Association is situated near the Pegwell Hotel. We would like to thank all our members and trustees for there hard work in raising funds for this project.


Trevor Cartner and Chris Musgrave, part of the consortium behind Discovery Park, Sandwich, have bought a majority stake for an undisclosed fee.They plan a 20-year £1bn redevelopment to “create more than 4,000 jobs”.But Roger Gale, Tory MP for Thanet North, said it sounded “remarkably like opportunist land-banking”. Mr Musgrave said: “Whilst it is too early […]

Pegwell Bay Who We Are

Vattenfall provided a grant to TDC of £100,000 in 2009 with the objective of delivering a project benefitting the local community and environment. The planning application for the initial project brief was for the provision of a raised walkway through the saltmash at Pegwell Bay and was withdraw in June 2012 following environmental concerns raised […]


Construction of the original was personally directed by Peter the Great following his visits to study shipbuilding at British Royal dockyards in the 1690s. The original ship was launched in 1703. Soon after her launch, and as Peter’s flagship, the Shtandart took part in the Northern Wars but in 1719 Peter ordered she was to […]

Elephant Hawk Moth

The 2014 results for all 21 of the big butterfly count target butterfly and moth species are shown below After the excellent results in 2013, big butterfly count 2014 saw many species drop back, although a few did really well. An incredible 94,000 people visited the big butterfly count website between April and August and […]


This is our new flyer which will be going out in the Pegwell area soon Pegwell & District Association Flyer


Our Annual General Meeting will be held at Christchurch, Vale Square on Thursday, 23rd October 2014 at 7.00pm.  


The Tea Party held at Chilton Farmhouse on Saturday 26th July was a great success with over 80 attending and a unprecedented £426.20 raised for the Charity.A big thank you to all those that helped and supported the Pegwell & District Association Charity Event and a special thank you to Mr & Mrs Phethean for […]

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The Great Storm of 1987 (the worst storm in 300 years) saw an estimated 15 million trees uprooted and countless more damaged. With the ever increasing pressure in Thanet on its loss of habitat from urbanisation, many areas that once had breeding birds such as the Tawny Owl are now lost. With this in mind […]