Downton Deal! What the butler saw…

Deal gets a great write-up in the Daily Telegraph from Downton Abbey’s butler, aka Jeremy Swift who only discovered it in the last few years through some friends who were working here on a film shoot.

“The people are friendly, it’s easy on the eye…”

Deal commemorates the start of WW1 in poetry and wool

Poems and wool feature large in the Deal WW1 commemorations! From woollen poppies adorning poems at Deal Railway station, a poetry trail in the conservation area, a stunning wreath in the window of the Norman Wisdom Centre and garden and window displays elsewhere there is plenty to spot on your strolls around town.

The Deal Loyalty Card

The Deal Card is a loyalty card for Deal & Walmer offering special deals and discounts at many independent businesses. You can obtain your starter card at multiple locations throughout…


Deal’s motto, ‘Befriend the stranger’ was definitely in evidence today when Deal welcomed Brandon Lewis MP to town to present the Telegraph High Street of the Year certificate to the Mayor of Deal, Marlene Burnham.

Telegraph High Street of the Year Award

Calling all traders!!! Your presence is required tomorrow at 12.00 noon in the High Street when the Telegraph award for High Street of the Year will be presented. Assemble near our newly hung banner for national and local press coverage.

We won High Street of the Year!!!! is pleased to announce that Deal has won the Telegraph High Street of the Year award!

Well done Deal!! And a huge thank you to everyone who took the trouble to vote. It was thanks to your enthusiasm and affection for your town and high street which impressed the judges and ultimately led to our success.

Planes for Deal

Ever wondered where all those planes that fly over Deal are going? Head over to for Live Air Traffic Data. Shows what’s flying overhead right now! Complete with routes,…