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Open Letter from the Leader of the Council - Dover and the Easter Getaway

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The Leader of Dover District Council has written an open letter to local residents and businesses ahead of the Easter getaway
Date:
7 April 2022

Deal's Historic Timeball Tower to Reopen in Time for Easter

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Dover District Council is welcoming news that the historic Deal Timeball Tower is reopening to visitors on Good Friday, (15 April)
Date:
6 April 2022

Local Residents and Businesses "Have Had Enough"

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Dover District Council calls for urgent review of Kent Resilience Forum plans following another weekend of gridlock
Date:
5 April 2022

Community Steps Up Support for Dover's Seafarers

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The Leader of Dover District Council has praised the community response to the plight of Dover's seafarers
Date:
25 March 2022

Join The History Diggers...

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Want to be an archaeologist? Now's your chance to get involved in a choice of three exciting community digs at Dove0r's Maison Dieu
Date:
22 March 2022

Dover District Council Responds to P&O Ferries Announcement

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DDC responds to announcement from P&O Ferries
Date:
17 March 2022

One bag makes a BIG difference - Join us for this year's Great British Spring Clean

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DDC is looking for volunteers to sign up for this year's Great British Spring Clean campaign
Date:
15 March 2022

Maison Dieu explores the science of object conservation as part of British Science Week

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Drop into the Maison Dieu on Saturday 19 March 10am-4pm to discover the science of paintings and object conservation
Date:
14 March 2022

Do you know a local environmental 'Hero' who deserves to be recognised?

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DDC has launched a new Environmental Awards Scheme to recognise our district's unsung heroes
Date:
3 March 2022

Platinum Jubilee Playground at Cowdray Square

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A specially renamed Platinum Jubilee Playground with an exciting play area upgrade is set to swing into action at Cowdray Square, Deal
Date:
1 March 2022

Addressing Empty Properties in Dover District - Key Work Continues in Empty Homes Week

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As Empty Homes Week gets underway, DDC and KCC's No Use Empty initiative continue to celebrate success addressing empty properties
Date:
28 February 2022

Pick Deal Clean are #Litterheroes Award finalists

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Community group Pick Deal Clean were finalists in the #Litterheroes Award category at the Keep Britain Tidy Network Conference 2022
Date:
23 February 2022

Have Your Say on Dog Control, Street Drinking and Unauthorised Camping in Dover District

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DDC is looking to review rules on dog control, street drinking, and unauthorised camping - and your views are sought
Date:
21 February 2022

Lunchtime Bites at Dover's very own version of The Repair Shop

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'Lunchtime Bites' a programme of bite-size events launches at the Maison Dieu in Dover to see conservators at work
Date:
18 February 2022

Capture the Power of the Sun With Solar Together Kent

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Local residents can join in the second round of the group-buying scheme to save money on the installation of solar panels
Date:
15 February 2022

Lighting The Way to Safer, Greener Streets - Street Lighting Programme Completed

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A major £1m investment in street lighting is helping light the way for a brighter, safer and more environmentally friendly future
Date:
14 February 2022

DDC Apprentices Recognised at East Kent Apprenticeship Awards

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Two Dover District Council (DDC) apprentices scooped top honours at the East Kent Apprenticeship Awards 2022
Date:
11 February 2022

Contract Awarded for Construction of Dover Fastrack

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Construction of Dover Fastrack, Kent's first zero-emission bus service is to start this month following a contract award to Colas UK
Date:
2 February 2022

New Research Shows Scale of Initial Impact on White Cliffs Country's Visitor Economy From Covid-19

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Visit Kent's latest Economic Impact Model for 2020 published today shows the severe initial impact on visitor economy from the pandemic
Date:
26 January 2022

Reawakening Dover's Neo-Gothic Masterpiece

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Conservation Studio gives visitors a rare opportunity to see experts at work on the Lottery funded restoration of Dover's Maison Dieu
Date:
21 January 2022
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