He won the prestigous Turner Prize for art in 2003 so it seems only right that he should have a display in Turner's home town. Yes, Grayson Perry is putting on a show in Margate. The exhibition, called "provincial punk" features works from the 1980s onwards including some that have never been seen in public before.
David Johns went for a preview, speaking to Grayson Perry and the Turner Contemporary's Victoria Pomery.
Hundreds of people queued up for the first tickets to the revived Dreamland amusement park in Margate this morning.
They went on sale to the public for the first time today - and the date of the attraction's official opening was also announced. Watch David Johns' report.
The first tickets for Margate's Dreamland have gone on sale and the opening date has finally been announced.Read the full story ›
The Duchess of Cambridge's visit has drawn attention to Kent - but has the Turner Contemporary really turned Margate's fortunes around?Read the full story ›
The Duchess of Cambridge has spent the day in Margate visiting the Turner Contemporary gallery and the Resort Studios.Read the full story ›
The Duchess saw how the Turner Contemporary engages with the local community, she met local school children involved in an art project.
The Duchess of Cambridge looked stunning in an animal print dress as she arrived in Margate to carry out two engagements.Read the full story ›
The Duchess of Cambridge sees the last known self portrait by Sir Anthony van Dyck https://t.co/IpNULjsTMk
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The Duchess of Cambridge looked radiant as she arrived in Margate today for one of her last official engagements.Read the full story ›