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  • Monday, 18 June 2018
    Dover-born singer Joss Stone raises money for charity with Royal wedding outfit
    Dover-born soul singer Joss Stone has raised more than £500 for a charity by auctioning the dress she wore to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle last month.
  • Thursday, 14 June 2018
    Man jailed for Dover Diazepam smuggling attempt
    A Croatian man who attempted to smuggle £250,000 worth of diazepam tablets into the UK through Dover's Eastern Docks has been jailed.
  • Tuesday, 12 June 2018
    FT Leisure to install swimming pools at the new Dover District Leisure Centre
    FT Leisure has been awarded a contract to install the swimming pool, learner pool, and associated engineering and filtration systems at the new £26m Dover District Leisure Centre. The centre will feature the first pool in Kent built to Sport England specifications for a short-course County standard championship swimming pool.
  • Monday, 11 June 2018
    There were 101 fewer empty homes in the Dover district in 2017 according to the latest figures from the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government. The number of homes left empty for more than six months in the district has been falling steadily from a peak of 952 in 2009 to 523 in 2017.
  • Wednesday, 6 June 2018
    A Dover District Council CCTV operator has been commended by Kent Police for their role in the identification of a burglar following a number of break-ins on shops and businesses in Dover. The CCTV footage was key to the success of the operation following the burglaries, and to a prosecution.
  • Thursday, 31 May 2018
    Driving home the message to keep our roadsides clear
    Dover District Council continues to drive home the message to people not to drop litter from their vehicles, and is working to clear our roadsides, including recent clearances on the A2 and A20, which collected over 15 tonnes of litter and debris.
  • Wednesday, 30 May 2018
    Three empty houses on Folkestone Road have been extensively renovated and brought back into use providing quality interim accommodation for homeless people waiting to move into permanent accommodation. The properties have been converted to provide a total of nine new units, including six studio apartments and three two-bedroom flats.

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Events

  • 24 June 2018
    Dover Farmers' Market 1st Birthday
    NEW stalls at Dover Farmers' Market anniversary event!
    Where: Outside Dover Town Hall, Biggin Street, Dover . CT161DL
  • 26 June 2018
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
  • 26 June 2018
    Capel-le-Ferne Farmers' Market
    Where: Capel Village Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Capel-le-Ferne, CT18 7LX
  • 28 June 2018
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
  • 3 July 2018
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
  • 3 July 2018
    Capel-le-Ferne Farmers' Market
    Where: Capel Village Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Capel-le-Ferne, CT18 7LX
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