Tender process launched to find operator for new leisure centre
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Dover District Council has issued an invitation to tender for an operator of its proposed new £26m Dover District Leisure Centre. The tender is being conducted under the EU Public Procurement Directives and has been advertised in the Official Journal of the European Union with a closing date of 12th May 2017.
The new Dover District Leisure Centre is proposed on a 2.1ha site in Whitfield and will feature a competition standard eight-lane swimming pool with spectator seating for 250 people, learner pool, four court sports hall, squash courts, multi-function room, fitness gym, fitness studios, clip ‘n’ climb wall, and a café. The plans also include two outdoor 3G artificial pitches for five-a-side football and a minimum of 250 parking spaces.
Following a detailed evaluation of the tenders a final decision on the operator will be made by Dover District Council’s cabinet in September 2017.
Man is charged with Dover assault
Tuesday, 18 April 2017
Officers attending a report of an altercation in De Burgh Street, Dover, in the early hours of Saturday arrested a man on suspicion of assault.Man is charged with Dover assault
Police appeal for witnesses following a report of theft in Dover
Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Between 8.30am and 8.45am on Saturday 8 April 2017, a man in his late 60s was travelling along an alleyway parallel to Maison Dieu Road when his wallet was taken.Police appeal for witnesses following a report of theft in Dover
Easter celebrations at Dover church include a fund-raising event
Monday, 10 April 2017
Easter celebrations at a Dover church will include a fund-raising event to help those affected by the famine in Africa. As well as marking the biblical Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday events, members of the Beacon Church are supporting those on the brink of starvation in South Sudan, Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia.Easter celebrations at Dover church include a fund-raising event