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DDC branches out into the local community with new bespoke vehicle

Description
DDC staff can travel out into the heart of our local communities in a new fully equipped vehicle
Date:
20 January 2023

Levelling Up Fund Delivers £63 Million Boost for Dover

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Two projects in Dover have been awarded over £63 million to deliver new investment to boost jobs, skills, and access in the town
Date:
19 January 2023

New user-friendly housing register system to be rolled out

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To move to the new system new applications to the housing register will be suspended for a month
Date:
16 January 2023

Closure of Ladywell public car park as Maison Dieu Restoration Gets Underway

Description
DDC is advising residents and businesses of local restrictions as work gets underway on the restoration of the Maison Dieu
Date:
13 January 2023

Ukrainian families staying in the Dover district say a big thank you to their hosts

Description
The group of Ukrainians held an event for their hosts with support from DDC
Date:
13 January 2023

Former garage site transformed into 16 studio flats for people facing homelessness

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The interim housing will help reduce reliance on B&B accommodation
Date:
11 January 2023

DDC to launch first district-wide housing needs survey to help deliver affordable housing

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Results from the survey will help the council shape its 2023-2028 Affordable Housing Strategy.
Date:
3 January 2023

DDC Plants 70 Trees in Memory of HM Queen Elizabeth II

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DDC has been planting 70 trees in memory of HM Queen Elizabeth II and her remarkable 70-year reign
Date:
19 December 2022

Beautiful South Tourism Awards

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White Cliffs Visitor Information Centre has been recognised as one of the best providers of visitor information in the south east
Date:
19 December 2022

DDC shortlisted for Keep Britain Tidy's Network Awards

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DDC shortlisted for KBT's 'Great British Spring Clean Award 2023' recognising promotion, engagement and delivery of the 2022 campaign
Date:
15 December 2022

Dover District Lotto Serves Up its First Jackpot Winner.....Just in Time for Christmas!

Description
Christmas has come early for the first £25,000 jackpot winner on the Dover District Lotto
Date:
13 December 2022

New Research Shows Promising Recovery for White Cliffs Country's Tourism Industry from 2020 to 2021

Description
Visit Kent's latest Economic Impact Model shows promising signs of early recovery for White Cliffs Country's tourism industry
Date:
13 December 2022

New Website Showcases £10.5m Dover Town Hall Restoration

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New website showcasing Dover's historic Town Hall has been launched as part of a £10.5m Lottery funded restoration project
Date:
12 December 2022

Bringing Home Further Help for Communities - Household Support Fund Extension Allocated

Description
DDC is welcoming news that it has received a grant of almost £200k to continue to help households in the district
Date:
12 December 2022

Getting Down to Business in Dover District

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DDC formally presented with FSB Local Government Award for 'Best Programme of Business Support in the Southeast'
Date:
9 December 2022

DDC Completes Land Assembly for Bench Street Redevelopment

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DDC has acquired properties in Bench Street, Dover bringing the regeneration of the area a step closer
Date:
9 December 2022

Dover Design Review Panel to be set up to ensure high-quality development in the district

Description
The independent expert panel will ensure development design in the Dover district is of the highest quality.
Date:
7 December 2022

Festive Fun Continues in Dover's Market Square

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Festive fun in Dover's Market Square on Saturday, 10 December, with market, live music and dance, and a visit from Santa!
Date:
5 December 2022

Contract awarded for phase two of the Guildhall Square in Sandwich

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Redevelopment of the Sandwich Guildhall Square contract awarded to Eythorne-based, Aesir Construction
Date:
2 December 2022

Hundreds of people attend Local Plan public exhibitions

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There is still time to get involved in the public consultation and have your say.
Date:
25 November 2022
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