Links between Port of Ramsgate and Boulogne

Thanet District Council and Communauté d’Agglomération du Boulonnais, its counterpart in the Boulogne area, are in discussions to explore how partnership working could help to boost economic development in Thanet.

A line of communication was established between the two authorities following a visit to the UK by Mr.Curvilliers, the French Minister for Transport.

Representatives from Thanet District Council, which included Cabinet members and Council officers, were invited to the port installations at Boulogne on Tuesday 26 November to visit the site and to discuss future opportunities to work together.

Both authorities have agreed to maintain regular communication and to develop a closer working relationship in order to identify opportunities to boost development at the Port.