We not only have cliffs, castles and countryside in Dover District, but beautiful beaches too:
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Beauty of the Beach
DDC is supporting the Beauty of the Beach campaign to celebrate our coastline and keep our beaches clean.
Dogs on beaches and promenades
Dogs are banned from some beaches at certain times - find out about the Public Spaces Protection Order which includes a list and maps.
- 1 May - 30 September between the hours of 9am and 8pm dogs are excluded from the stretch covering Deal Castle to Sandown Castle. Dogs on leads are permitted on the pier and on the promenade between Deal Castle & Sandown Castle.
- Dogs are to be kept on leads on the promenade and grassed areas (including Marine Parade and Granville Gardens) at Dover Seafront, from junction with Union Street roundabout to roundabout with Jubillee Way off A20.
- 1 May to 30 September between the hours of 9am and 8pm - dogs are excluded from the beach at Dover Seafront, Waterloo Crescent & Marine Parade
Shakespeare Cliff beach
St Margaret's Bay
- 1 May - 30 September no dogs permitted between 9am and 8pm on the beach from the south-west end of the slipway to Ness Point.