Supporting Communities – Dover District Community Hub   Dover District Community Hub is providing vital help and support to families and individuals across the district, as a range of community partners continues to work closely together to support people in these unprecedented times. The hub was set up to prioritise help to the most vulnerable, […]

DDC Community Safety Update – Vehicle Security

Vehicle Security Reminder Community Safety partners at Kent Police are reminding everyone about vehicle security, and have issued the following advice: There are many items on the market to help reduce the risk that your vehicle will be the targeted by thieves, and any security device you can implement will add another layer of security […]

DDC What’s On Update – 1.12.19

Back for its fourth year, head to Dover’s Cruise Terminal 1 for the White Cliffs Christmas event from Sunday 1 December – Wednesday 1 January 2020 See our website for details Events this week include… Sunday 1 December: Christmas at Crabble Corn Mill Sunday 1 December: Santa’s Tractor Rides at Betteshanger Park (booking essential) Sunday […]

DDC What’s On Update 24.11.19

See the Christmas Lights Switch-On in Dover and Sandwich this Saturday 30 November See our website for details Events this week include… Sunday 24 November: Betteshanger Junior Parkrun Sunday 24 November: Creative Jazz Orchestra at the Goodwin Academy Sunday 24 November: Walk – Wild Weather and Sun Prints Monday 25 November: Dover Flower Club Floral […]

DDC Press Release Clocking on to Christmas Time at Deal Pier  

Time and tide wait for no one so the saying goes, so it’s good news that Deal Pier has a brand new clock!  Installed as part of the £1m revamp of the popular local attraction, the bespoke art-deco style clock was manufactured by Smith of Derby, clockmakers since 1856, and has been installed at the entrance to […]

DDC Press Release – Norman Tailyour House set to Reopen

Norman Tailyour House Set to Reopen Following £2.5m Housing Investment Key success at the official handover of Norman Tailyour House – DDC Director Mike Davis is pictured with Martin Watts from Walker Constuction A major £2.5m redevelopment has been completed at Norman Tailyour House in central Deal – and the official handover of the 18 […]

DDC Press Release: Lighting the Way to Safer, Greener Streets

Lighting the Way to Safer, Greener Streets – Street Lighting Programme Starts Work on a major £1m investment in street lighting in Dover District starts today to help provide a brighter, safer and more environmentally friendly way forward – including the replacement of more than 2,500 street light lanterns and 200 lighting columns. Dover District […]

DDC What’s On Update – 17.11.19

Head to Deal Town Centre on Friday 22 November for the Christmas Lights Switch-On See our website for details Events this week include… Sunday 17 November: Grand Shaft Opening Monday 18 November: The Dover Repair Cafe Tuesday 19 November: St Margaret’s History Society Talk Thursday 21 November: Early 20th Century Wingham in Pictures Friday 22 […]