What we do
Margate Soul Festival 2019
High Street Greening
Pop Up Margate
Cllr Rosamund DixonCommittee Member
Former Mayor of Margate
Iris JohnstonCommittee Member
Former Thanet District Council – Councillor
Rory WaitCommittee Member
Rory is a Qualified Teacher and Graduate Engineer. As well as an Air B& B host, Rory also works as Private Tutor, Market Trader and a Ride Operator at Dreamland. He is excited to have the opportunity to continue his involvement in enabling, supporting and working on programs for the regeneration & sustainability of Margate.
Pamela (Secretary & Director) is the Co-ordinator of the Cliftonville Partnership supporting businesses, organising/managing street scene projects, applying for funding, sustaining membership, organising community events; referring concerns; and aiming to raise the profile of Northdown Road. She is also the Lead Panel Member for Cliftonville First and Chair of Margate Civic Society. Before training in Community Development, she set up courses and taught vocational subjects for 20 years.
Gary-Paul DerrimanCommitte Member
Gary is a Local Businessman and Proprietor of Ministry of Pies in Margate. He is also an Independent Food & Hygiene Assessor. Gary-Paul has over 25 years’ experience as a Chef /Publican and Manager involved in the food, retail and leisure industries. He is also an active community supporter and over several years has worked as a Charity Fundraiser organising events for Red Nose Day.
Alan has lived and worked in Margate for 23 years, running his own businesses (Brilliant at Bookkeeping). He has been very involved in local education as a School Governor at Palm Bay Primary School for 20 years and several years, as a Senior Manager at both Canterbury and East Kent Colleges. He is passionate about the regeneration of the East Kent Coastal towns, in particular helping Margate face the challenges of the future.
Richard is a business man and has been a supporter of Margate town, charities, carnivals, mayors, councils, churches, schools, scouts and businesses for over 30 years.