Thursday, 20 June 2013
BBC Nick Crane and Olympic hopeful Sam Brearey get behind ACTIVE RAMSGATE.
RAMSGATE TOWN COUNCIL AND KENT COUNTY COUNCIL
LAUNCH ACTIVE RAMSGATE ON 27TH JUNE 2013.
Ramsgate Town Council and Kent County Council are pleased to confirm that ACTIVE RAMSGATE, an exciting new programme designed to promote the town of Ramsgate, the surrounding area and an exciting mix of local businesses will be officially launched on the 27th June 2013 by coastal heroes, Nicholas Crane, Presenter of the BBC Coast series and Sam Brearey. National, European and World Sailing Champion.
A special Launch Lunch will kick start the celebrations at the Miles Bar in Ramsgate at 11am where invited guests can share some delicious (and locally sourced) refreshments, inspirational talks from local celebrities, art groups and businesses after taking to the road to enjoy a taste of what the Active Ramsgate programme has to offer.
A programme of activities everybody can enjoy.
Whether local residents want to discover more of the incredible history, natural beauty and attractions on their doorstep, or visitors want to do and see something different, Active Ramsgate wont disappoint. This exciting new programme of cycling routes, walking trails, Geocaching challenges, boat rides and golf courses really does have something to offer everybody.
THREE NEW WALKING TRAILS
With a growing list of partner special offers and some of the most beautiful scenery on the south coast, stepping out has never been so in.
CYCLING AND BOATING
A range of cycling and boating activities designed for all ages and abilities.
Exciting, high-tech treasure hunts that use Smartphones to put Ramsgate on the map.
Cafés, restaurants, pubs, hotels, golf clubs the list of local businesses who have signed up to the Active Ramsgate programme gets longer every day.
Kents coast line is one of the finest in Britain. It blends great scenery and history with some fantastic family activities, alongside great sailing waters.
Sam Brearey. National, European and World Sailing Champion.
Im a Londoner, so the dream weekend is a train to the coast to walk and bike and soak in seaside culture. Ramsgates got the lot. Nicholas Crane, Presenter of the BBC Coast series.
Active Ramsgate represents our approach to presenting and promoting the best of Ramsgate to the outside world We hope and expect many Ramsgate businesses to take advantage of the offers within the project. Former Mayor of Ramsgate, Councillor David Green.
ACTIVE RAMSGATE: a range of inspiring new walks, cycle routes, boat rides and geo-caching trails created to capture the interest of locals and visitors alike.