Yep its here and it is now . My countdown ticker has done its work. Today is the day. I watched the local news last night and they estimate ten thousand visitors over this weekend. I hope so and I hope the local restaurant are coping ok. I for one am delighted but would like to apologise to one blogger called Jeff who left a comment that needed moderation. My comments section never needs moderation unless the language used is offensive. I unfortunately deleted your comment and if you care to leave a comment that does not attract the attention of the moderator please do. I understand no everyone likes the building, I don't like all modern buildings and much prefer the 18th century but in the 21st century we need 21st century buildings not 300 year old thinking.
David Chipperfield designed gallery is also fantastic. Sir David Chipperfied has designed magnificent buildings around the world. I am not going to list them here Google can return far more details than I can. But now Margate have an international building and I for one am proud of it and I am proud of Margate. Lets stop knocking Margate but put that energy into something good. go down to Margate old town. Yes Margate has got a cultural quarter its nopt far from the High Street and its empty shops, each of those shops is an opportunity for someone to start their own dream. Margate is mobbed I am sitting here writing this and the news is showing crowds at Margate harbour.