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Dover District’s latest COVID-19 figures

Number of cases for the seven days to

Rolling rate for the seven days to . England average is

Total cases (up to )

Total deaths within 28 days of a positive test (up to )

7-day rolling case rate compared to England average

Status: Below average (OR Above average if to the right of the dividing line)

Graphic results

All data sourced from Please see website for more information about the data and how it is calculated.

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£175,000 grant to prevent homelessness in Dover District

With the cost of living soaring and the effects of the pandemic ongoing, DDC has received £175,000 to help prevent homelessness. The government grant will help tackle rent arrears that have built up as a direct result of Covid-19.

For more information, please see update from the Kent Housing Group or visit

Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme

As a District Council, we, along with neighbouring local authorities are ready to play our  part in the success of the national Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme and help a number of families settle in the Dover area. We have been working with   Government, Kent County Council and local support providers over the last few weeks to make the necessary arrangements. You can find out more about our work here.

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