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When van Dijk Met van Dyck at the Maison Dieu!

Description
Bringing painting conservation at the Maison Dieu as local people gets hands-on with a portrait of Dover's patron saint
Date:
30 September 2022

Call for participants to sign up to life-changing ASPIRE project

Description
Participants from a project improving wellbeing and employability have opened up about how it has helped them.
Date:
28 September 2022

Councillors due to consider updated Local Plan for the Dover district

Description
An updated version of the Local Plan has been published setting out the framework for development in the district for the next 20 years
Date:
27 September 2022

Work Starts on £10.5m Restoration of Dover's Historic Maison Dieu

Description
Work starts on a £10.5m restoration of the Maison Dieu in Dover on 3 October with Kent-based Coniston Ltd
Date:
27 September 2022

Welcoming a Lotto Success - Local Good Causes Receive Funding Boost of More Than £150,000

Description
Communities benefit from a Lotto boost - with local good causes receiving over £150k from the Dover District Lotto since its launch
Date:
21 September 2022

Dover SkateFest Gets Set to Take Off on Saturday 1 October

Description
Dover SkateFest is coming to the newly renovated skatepark in Pencester Gardens in Dover on Saturday 1 October
Date:
21 September 2022

Raising a Glass to Pilgrimage in Dover

Description
Pilgrims and walkers are raising a glass with two new ales to mark the Kent Pilgrims' Festival.
Date:
20 September 2022

National Moment of Reflection - Sunday, 18 September 2022 (8pm)

Description
A message from the Chairman of the Council - National Moment of Reflection (Sunday 18 September at 8pm)
Date:
15 September 2022

New Deal Leisure Centre Proposals - Public Consultation (20 September to 9 October)

Description
Dover District Council is hosting a series of events to share early design concept proposals on plans for a new leisure centre in Deal
Date:
15 September 2022

Changes to Council Services on Monday, 19 September

Description
Service changes on Monday, 19 September
Date:
14 September 2022

Meet the Medieval Pilgrims....

Description
A host of events and activities are taking place at the Maison Dieu and venues across town as part of the Kent Pilgrims' Festival
Date:
14 September 2022

There's a Buzz at the Maison Dieu!

Description
Join the buzz at Dover's historic Maison Dieu this Friday 16 September at 7pm for the launch of The Bees Tale
Date:
13 September 2022

Dover District Council moves into next phase of the Local Plan review

Description
The timetable for the production of the district's Local Plan has been approved by cabinet members.
Date:
13 September 2022

Development in Dover no longer affected by Natural England's advice on water quality

Description
Development in Dover no longer affected by Natural England's advice on water quality and nutrient neutrality
Date:
13 September 2022

DDC Chairman's Message on Behalf of District on Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Description
The Chairman of DDC has expressed a message of sadness and condolence following news of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll
Date:
8 September 2022

Dover's Tram Shelter Gets an Anniversary Makeover Thanks to Historic Maison Dieu Find

Description
DDC is repainting the historic 1931 tram shelter at Elms Vale in the original colours of the Dover Corporation Tramways
Date:
6 September 2022

Salt Pork, Ship's Biscuit and Beer!

Description
Discover the history of the Maison Dieu as a Royal Navy victualling yard as part of Heritage Open Days on Saturday, 10 September
Date:
1 September 2022

Merchant Navy Day in Dover 2022

Description
A Merchant Navy Day service and wreath laying ceremony is being held on Dover Seafront at 11am on Friday 2 September
Date:
26 August 2022

Work to begin on the transformation of Guildhall Square in Sandwich

Description
Work to transform the Guildhall Square in Sandwich starts on 12 September 2022.
Date:
23 August 2022

DDC Gives More Than £120k in Community Grants - and Invites Applications for Next Funding Round

Description
Community groups in the district are invited to apply to the winter round of DDC's Community Grants scheme
Date:
22 August 2022
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Press releases for 2021