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Local good causes cash-in with new Dover District Lotto

More than 95 local causes throughout the Dover district stand to benefit from the Dover District Lotto<

Hop On, Get Fit! Month's Free Bus Travel for Leisure Centre Users

Month's free bus travel with Stagecoach for members and concession card holders at the Dover District Leisure Centre<

Flying The Flag For Our Armed Forces

Armed Forces Day is being marked with a flag raising ceremony in Dover on 24 June<

New Rural Bus Service for Sandwich

New rural bus scheme launches in Sandwich on Monday, 10 June, serving four villages and offering four daily return journeys<

Beach Management Works In Kingsdown

As part of ongoing work to maintain sea defences, beach management works are taking place in Kingsdown from Monday 3 June for 4 weeks<

Consultation on Plans for a Puffin Crossing on Alkham Road

KCC is consulting on plans to install a puffin crossing on Alkham Road between Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens<

Armed Forces Survey

Dover District Council has launched a new survey to help us find out more about the armed forces community across the district<

Raising The Bar - Town Centre Business Grants Continue To Support Local Businesses

A cocktail/lounge bar in Dover is welcoming news that it's the latest business to be awarded a Town Centre Business Grant from DDC<

Showing The Way Ahead In White Cliffs Country - With New Days Out With Maps Leaflets

Dover District Council has produced a fantastic full-colour leaflet detailing great days out in the area, complete with maps<

Cllr Mike Conolly Appointed Chairman of Dover District Council

Cllr Mike Conolly was appointed as the new Chairman of Dover District Council at the Annual Meeting on 17 May 2019<

New Look Dover District Council Gets to Work

Members of the new slimmed down DDC met for the first time since the local elections for the Annual Meeting (17 May)<

Park And Ride Service To Help Visitors Enjoy Kearsney Parks Over Bank Holiday Weekend

As we look forward to the Spring Bank Holiday weekend, DDC is trialling a free park and ride service to Kearsney Abbey<

Apprentices Take Centre Stage in Kearsney Parks Restoration

Two new horticultural apprentices have joined the Kearsney Parks project team at Dover District Council.<

The Time And The 'Plaice' - Town Centre Business Grants Continue To Support Local Businesses

A fish and chip shop in Dover is welcoming news that it's the latest business to be awarded a DDC Town Centre Business Grant<

Open For The Open!

Local residents and businesses will be able to find out more about plans for The 149th Open at a drop-in session in Sandwich on 30 May<

Building On Success - Community Led Housing Conference On 18 June

East Kent local authorities are working together to hold a Community Led Housing and Self-build Conference in Dover on 18 June<

Gearing up for a summer of fun at Tides Leisure Centre in Deal & Walmer Paddling Pool

It's set to be a summer of fun following a major investment programme by Dover District Council at Tides Leisure Centre in Deal.<

Cracking Ideas For Easter At Museum Family Day

Dover Museum is hosting a range of free Easter themed activities at their latest Family Day on Wednesday (17 April)<

Energy Deal - Find Out If You Could Save Money On Your Energy Bills

Find out if you could get a better deal on your energy bills – the latest round of our Energy Deal scheme opens today<

Celebrating The River Dour - Singing Out About Yellow-Browed Warbler

Great news for bird lovers is in the air - with news that a yellow-browed warbler has been spotted in Pencester Gardens in Dover<

Dover District Leisure Centre Hosts First Major Competitive Swimming Event

New Dover District Leisure Centre and Dover Life Guard Club host Kent County ASA Relay Championships 2019<

Keeping Young People In The Picture With Art Project Promoting Community Safety

An exciting new youth art project has been developed by community partners, including a photographic exhibition at my Gallery in Dover<

DDC Employee, Sotiris King, Named Public Sector Apprentice of the Year

Sotiris King, an apprentice in the housing needs team at Dover District Council, was named 'Public Sector Apprentice of the Year'<

Tourism Workshop Plans For Future Growth In District's Visitor Economy

Representatives of the district's tourism industry have pledged to work together to develop further the visitor offer<

Contractor Appointed For Key Housing Development At William Muge & Snelgrove Site

Dover District Council has awarded the contract for the major redevelopment of the William Muge/Snelgrove House site<

Youth Conference To Bring Young People Together To Help Keep Them Safe

More than 800 pupils from secondary schools in Dover District are attending the second Dover District Youth Conference on 20 March<

Sir Hugh Robertson Unveils Plaque to Celebrate Opening of New Dover District Leisure Centre

Sir Hugh Robertson, Chair of the British Olympic Association has marked the opening of the new Dover District Leisure Centre.<

Local Sixth Formers At Innovative Training Day - Helping Keep Young People Safe

An innovative training day to help keep young people safe was held for local sixth formers this week<

CCTV Upgrade Set to Power Up Town Centres of the Future

Dover District Council is to invest £280,000 in a major CCTV upgrade as part of its latest plans to support the district's town centre<

Megger Powers Up New Investment in Dover

Megger break ground on a multi-million pound investment of the company's Dover HQ and manufacturing plant<

New Dover District Leisure Centre Opening Makes Waves

The £26m Dover District Leisure Centre opens its doors at 9am on Monday, 25 February<

Lottery Funded Landscape Restoration to Start at Russell Gardens & Kearsney Abbey

£1.4 million programme of landscape restoration as part of the Heritage Lottery funded Kearsney Parks project is about to get underway<

Haverstock Appointed Lead Consultant For Maison Dieu Restoration Project

Architectural practice, Haverstock, appointed to lead a design team for the planned restoration of Dover's Grade I listed Maison Dieu<

Kearsney Parks Project Offers Unique Apprenticeship Opportunities

Dover District Council is recruiting two apprentices to join its National Lottery Heritage Fund project at the Kearsney Parks.<

Healthy Communities Programme to Launch at New Leisure Centre

A range of classes and activities focussed on promoting healthier lifestyles will be on offer at the new Dover District Leisure Centre<

Second Phase Of Major £1M Deal Pier Renovations Gets Set For Green Light

Imaginative new lighting and a range of refurbishments are set to feature in an exciting second phase of renovations for Deal Pier<

On Your Marks, Get Set, Go!

The new Dover District Leisure Centre is to open to the public at 9am on Monday, 25 February.<

The Weight is Nearly Over!

Work is underway to install an exciting range of gym equipment at the new Dover District Leisure Centre<

Resurfacing Works In Middle Street Car Park - Set To Make A Great Deal Of Improvement

Important works to resurface the Middle Street Car Park in Deal are set to start on 18 February<

Gymnastics Joins the Line Up at New Leisure Centre

Gymnastics has been announced as the latest new activity to be on offer at the new Dover District Leisure Centre<

Grant Funding Takes Shape For Triangles Community Centre

DDC's Cabinet has agreed a package of support to help Triangles Community Centre, alongside plans to build new social housing<

Working With Communities To Tackle Dog Fouling

As part of ongoing work to keep the district clean and safe, 15 new dog waste bag dispensers are being installed in Dover District<

Parking Charges Freeze For 2019/20

Parking charges in DDC car parks and charges for on street parking in the district are set to be frozen for the third year running<

Dover District Council Supports Winter Night Shelter With £10k Grant

DDC has agreed £10,000 in grant funding to help towards the running costs of the Dover Outreach Centre's Winter Night Shelter<

Deal Pier Kitchen Officially Opened by Council Chairman

The Chairman of DDC, Cllr Sue Chandler officially opened Deal Pier Kitchen, the new cafe restaurant at the end of Deal Pier<

New Year, New You, New Leisure Centre!

Over 70 weekly workouts will be on offer at the new Dover District Leisure Centre<

 

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