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  • Yesterday at 09:49
    Opportunities to invest in the Dover district were promoted at the UK's biggest property exhibition, MIPIM UK at London Olympia from 19-21 October, as major town, waterfront and port regeneration projects get underway. Dover was the only Kent district represented at the exhibition.
  • Wednesday, 19 October 2016
    Port kick-starts Kent bike safety drive
    A major safety scheme to help save motorcyclists injured in serious crashes has reached Kent through the Port of Dover. Port police have joined forces with Kent County Council, road safety equipment specialists Travelspot, and Kent & Medway Safety Camera Partnership to bring the "crash card" to the county.
  • Thursday, 13 October 2016
    The Dover District Community Safety Partnership has elected a new Chairman as it continues to work for the future of communities across the area - the new Chairman is Cllr Keith Morris from Dover District Council.
  • Thursday, 22 September 2016
    New £26m leisure centre at Whitfield approved by Dover District Council
    A new £26m leisure centre in Whitfield has taken a big step forward - proposals for the centre have been given the go ahead by Dover District Council, and are now subject to planning permission being granted.
  • Monday, 19 September 2016
    Residents are being reminded there's still time to see if you could make a saving on your energy bills with the latest round of Energy Deal - and the deadline to register is 10 October.
  • Thursday, 15 September 2016
    The Folkestone Road Community Hub will reopen today after a summer break. It is a place where residents can access information and advice from a variety of agencies, and at the same time take part in fun activities for young people and their families to promote cohesion and integration.
  • Monday, 22 August 2016
    Dover District Council has welcomed today's news that the Dover to Folkestone rail line will re-open on Monday, 5 September, three months ahead of schedule. The line has been out of action since Christmas Eve 2015 following storm damage to the sea wall at Shakespeare Cliff.


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  • 27 October 2016
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
  • 1 November 2016
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
  • 1 November 2016
    Capel-le-Ferne Farmers' Market
    Where: Capel Village Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Capel-le-Ferne, CT18 7LX
  • 2 November 2016
    International Space Station flyover
    Appearing 11° above S, disappearing 15° above SE
    Where: Dover
  • 3 November 2016
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
  • 5 November 2016
    Rockin 'n' Raising for Demelza hospice care for children
    Join us for a charity night with live music from The Bluejays
    Where: The Bluebirds, 137 Snargate Street, Dover, Kent, CT17 9DA

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