A new initiative has been set up to provide support for people who are in isolation and have no family or neighbours to help them. Together4DOVER (Covid 19 Support) has been established by a core team of representatives from various local groups and organisations and operates under the umbrella of Dover Big Local.
The Port of Dover has allocated £40,000 to support local charities in Dover that are caring for those in need during the COVID-19 outbreak. The funds are available to apply for now via the Coronavirus Emergency Fund, part of the Kent Community Foundation.
A county lines drug dealer arrested as part of a Kent Police clampdown in Dover has been jailed for three years. Kestutis Levickas was one of almost 40 people detained for class A drug offences in the space of just three days in early February 2020.
Kent Police is appealing for witnesses after cash machines were stolen from a supermarket in Dover. A digger is reported to have been used to remove two ATMs from a wall at Tesco in Honeywood Parkway, Whitfield at around 12.30am this morning.