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  • Monday, 16 July 2018
    New board member appointed at Dover Harbour Board
    Dover Harbour Board has announced that the Secretary of State for Transport has appointed Perry Glading as a Non-Executive Director following the expiry of Erik Østergaard's terms of appointment.
  • Sunday, 15 July 2018
    Dover District Council has brought together the various land and property owners to agree a plan to clear the unsightly hoardings and overgrown vegetation from properties on the corner of York Street and Townwall Street in Dover within the next four weeks.
  • Sunday, 15 July 2018
    Port of Dover invests £1.4m in sea safety systems overhaul
    In the biggest upgrade of its kind for 14 years, harbour masters at the Port of Dover are overseeing £1.4 million of investment in cutting edge technology to ensure shipping and recreational marine stakeholders continue to have the highest standards of protection and advice available.
  • Monday, 9 July 2018
    Dover District Council has received initial National Lottery support for the restoration of the historic Maison Dieu in Dover. The project aims to restore key parts of the Grade I listed building and Scheduled Monument, including the fantastic interiors designed by Victorian architect, William Burges.
  • Monday, 9 July 2018
    Signs to help keep schools smoke free
    Children at primary schools around the Dover district have been congratulated by the council for their work in designing new signs discouraging people from smoking at their schools' gates.
  • Monday, 2 July 2018
    Ten new beach huts are on the way at St Margaret's Bay, along with the extensive refurbishment of the 14 huts already at the site, following a decision by Dover District Council's Cabinet in May and planning approval on Friday.
  • Thursday, 28 June 2018
    The number of people housed in B&B and nightly paid accommodation in the Dover district fell from 99 in October 2017 to 59 in May 2018.


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  • 18 July 2018
    International Space Station flyover
    Visible at 1:22am, 2:58am and 10:57pm
    Where: Dover
  • 19 July 2018
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
  • 22 July 2018
    ParentCon 2018 - The Parenting Convention
    A coming together of local support, for expectant & pre-schooler parents.
    Where: Astor Theatre, Stanhope Road, Deal CT14 6AB
  • 24 July 2018
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
  • 24 July 2018
    Capel-le-Ferne Farmers' Market
    Where: Capel Village Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Capel-le-Ferne, CT18 7LX
  • 26 July 2018
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
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