Whitstable

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Whitstable
Population30,195 (2001 Census)
OS grid referenceTR107667
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWHITSTABLE
Postcode districtCT5
Dialling code01227
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Kent

Whiststable is a small seaside town in Kent, southeast England. It is a few miles north of Canterbury, near Herne Bay. The town is famous for its oysters which have been collected there since the Roman period.