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  • Today at 17:45
    The search is on for people in Dover who make a positive difference to the town in various ways. The categories for the 2018 People of Dover Awards have been changed from previous years, to open up the awards to different sections of the community.
  • Today at 14:56
    Key surveys to inform future improvement works, preparation for funding bids, and potential enforcement action have started in Dover town centre. This includes a topographical survey from Bench Street to Pencester Road, pedestrian counts at key locations, and a photographic survey of buildings in the town centre.
  • Thursday, 15 February 2018
    Border Force seize £3.2m cocaine at Dover Eastern Docks
    Border Force officers at Dover's Eastern Docks have prevented an attempt to smuggle approximately 30 kilos of cocaine into the UK. On Sunday, Border Force officers at the inward freight controls stopped a Latvian-registered lorry. Officers searched the vehicle's trailer and found 30 brown wrapped packages concealed under empty bags intended to contain bird seed.
  • Friday, 9 February 2018
    Bob and Alex Ayling thank viewers for their support after winning
    Father and son Bob and Alex Ayling from Dover have thanked everyone for their support after winning a share in the £100,000 first prize on the television programme Hunted. Millions of people tuned in last night to watch the final episode which saw the team of hunters trying to close in on the four remaining contestants.
  • Wednesday, 7 February 2018
    Special Constables target motorists who break the law
    Officers from the East Kent Special Constabulary carried out an operation in Dover last month to target unsafe drivers and promote road safety. In total seven people were reported for traffic offences due to drivers not having insurance or a driving licence and four vehicles were seized. Those reported could now face a fine and points on their licence.
  • Monday, 5 February 2018
    Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs in Dover. Police were called to a report of intruders in the grounds of a premises in St John's Road just before midnight last night.
  • Monday, 5 February 2018
    Dover father and son on the run in 'Hunted' final episode
    Millions of people will be tuning in to watch the final of an exciting television programme this Thursday, and most of them will be rooting for a Dover man who has become an inspiration.


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  • 20 February 2018
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
  • 20 February 2018
    Capel-le-Ferne Farmers' Market
    Where: Capel Village Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Capel-le-Ferne, CT18 7LX
  • 22 February 2018
    Whitfield Farmers' Market
    Where: Whitfield Village Hall, Sandwich Road, Whitfield, CT16 3LY
  • 24 February 2018
    River Gardeners' Association - Coffee Morning
    Come and pick up a 2018 Show Schedule.
    Where: River Village Hall
  • 25 February 2018
    International Space Station flyover
    Appearing 10° above SSE, disappearing 10° above SE
    Where: Dover
  • 27 February 2018
    Bluebird Market
    Where: Dover Market Square / Cannon Street
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