Online crime reporting and non-injury collison – LIVE

The public can now report crimes and incidents as well as non-injury road traffic collisions ONLINE directly to us through our website ( Once a report is made to us online, the user will receive a unique reference number and a return email confirming receipt. We are promoting both as a test/pilot at this stage. […]

DDC What’s On update 10-12-17

For a day of entertainment leading up to the Christmas festivities head to the King Street Christmas Party in Sandwich on Saturday 16 December See our events page for details Events this week include… Tuesday 12 December: Community Carols at Crabble Corn Mill Saturday 16 December: Christmas Demo & Dine at Chequers Kitchen, Deal (booking essential) […]


Briefing Note from KCC, Public Transport Department English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS) : Bulk Renewals March 2018 Background: The English National Concessionary Travel Scheme (ENCTS – also known as the older persons bus pass) is a statutory national scheme providing free bus travel for individuals of a pensionable age or some pass holders who […]

Electronic cigarette battery explosion – TS Alert

A man in Kent narrowly escaped injury when the spare electronic cigarette battery he was carrying in his pocket exploded. The battery came into contact with one of the metal objects he was carrying in his pocket; keys, coins or the mobile phone. We are warning people to never carry loose batteries in bags or […]


Wingham were announced as the winners of the Fields in Trust “Best Play Initiative” Award 2017 on Wednesday 29 November at the Fields in Trust 2017 Awards Night held at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, hosted by Jacqui Oatley MBE. The award was presented to Cllr Bryan Curtis, Parish Council Chairman, and Kerry Coltham, Clerk, in recognition of […]

DDC What’s On Update 3-12-17

Take a Christmas Tour of Walmer Castle after hours on Thursday 7 December (pre-booking required) See our events page for details Events this week include… Friday 8 December: Hal Cruttenden at the Astor Community Theatre, Deal Saturday 9 – Sunday 10 December: WWII Christmas at Dover Castle Saturday 9 December: Christmas Demo and Dine at Chequers […]


THE JACK JOLLY AWARD 2018 This award for outstanding contribution to the fabric and life of the Wingham Parish Community will be presented at our Annual Parish Assembly on Monday 23 April 2018, but we need your nominations for suitable recipients please.  Please send the name of the person and reason for nomination to Kerry by Friday 5 January […]

Cineworld To Recruit Up To 30 Roles For New Multiplex Cinema In Dover

DDC Press Release Cineworld holding recruitment day on Saturday 2 December 2017 Leading UK cinema chain Cineworld has launched a major recruitment drive ahead of the opening of its new six screen multiplex cinema in Dover. The cinema, based in the St James Retail and Leisure Park, is set to open its doors in February 2018 and promises […]