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Home Bargains Create 120 Local Jobs With £4m New Dover Store

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Home Bargains has invested £4 million in its new store in Dover, creating 120 new jobs
Date:
22 October 2020

DDC Awards £23k in Community Grants

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DDC has awarded a further £23,000 from the winter round of its Community Grants Scheme to 42 local community groups and projects
Date:
21 October 2020

Clamping Down on Scrap Metal Waste Crime

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Officers from DDC took part in an operation targeting metal waste crime with the Kent Police, the Environment Agency and BT Open Reach
Date:
20 October 2020

DDC Exceeds Five-Year Housing Land Supply But Concerned at 'Unrealistic' Government Algorithm

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DDC has expressed concern at proposed planning reforms that would triple housing building despite a strong supply of housing land
Date:
19 October 2020

Revised Plans for New Homes at Former Buckland Hospital Site

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Dover District Council is considering revised plans for 81 new homes on the former Buckland Hospital site in Dover
Date:
14 October 2020

Reawakening a Gothic Fantasy as Dover's Maison Dieu Secures £4.27M from the National Lottery Heritage Fund

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Plans for an £8m revival of the Grade I Listed Maison Dieu in Dover set to go ahead thanks to a £4.27m grant from the National Lottery
Date:
13 October 2020

Open Letter from the Leader of the Council (9 October 2020)

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The Leader of Dover District Council is urging local residents to follow the rules as Covid cases are once again on the rise
Date:
9 October 2020

Local apprentices celebrate success in virtual ceremony

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Two apprentices working for Dover District Council have both achieved their apprenticeship qualification
Date:
6 October 2020

Partnership Work to Tackle Fly-Tipping

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Dover District Council and Kent Police's Rural Task Force have been working together to help crackdown on fly-tipping
Date:
2 October 2020

Kent Police and Partner Agencies Carry Out Modern Slavery Visits

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Kent Police and partner agencies visited nail bars, car washes and barber shops in Dover to raise awareness of modern slavery
Date:
1 October 2020

Councils Take Back Direct Control of 17,000 Homes

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Four east Kent councils have taken over the direct management of around 17,000 of their own homes.
Date:
1 October 2020

Plans Submitted for New Riverside Homes at Buckland Mill

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Plans for 135 new homes for the remainder of the former Buckland paper mill in Dover have been submitted by Homes England
Date:
1 October 2020

Co-op to Serve-up New Dover Store

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The Chairman of Dover District Council is to open a new Co-op store on 2 October as part of the rejuvenation of Buckland Mill in Dover
Date:
29 September 2020

New Dunkirk Exhibition Takes Centre Stage as Dover Museum and Visitor Information Centre Re-Open

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A new free exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the Dunkirk evacuation takes centre stage as Dover Museum and VIC re-opens
Date:
16 September 2020

Let the Sun's Energy Power your Home!

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Residents in the Dover district can now join together in an energy-saving scheme to buy solar panels for their homes.
Date:
9 September 2020

Great British September Clean

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DDC is supporting Keep Britain Tidy's Great British September Clean, which takes place from 11-27 September
Date:
3 September 2020

Kent Councils Urge Magistrates to Take Greater Action on Fly Tippers

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Kent councils write to the Magistrates Association urging greater efforts to work together to tackle waste crime
Date:
24 August 2020

DDC Builds Back Better with 24 New Interim Homes

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Plans have been approved for a £3m project to build 24 affordable homes designed to offer interim accommodation
Date:
20 August 2020

Helping the District Get Back to Business

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DDC has offered support to over 3,000 local businesses as part of its campaign to help the district get back to business
Date:
18 August 2020

Veolia Retains Recycling and Waste Services Contract

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Recycling and waste collections in Dover District and Folkestone & Hythe District to continue to be provided by Veolia
Date:
17 August 2020
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