Posts Tagged ‘Dover’

Dover Council Prepares To Freeze parking Charges

Residents and visitors to the Dover district are set to receive a New Year boost as the Council proposes freezing existing car parking charges in all Council car parks for the coming year. This is great news for the mix of shoppers, visitors and workers that use these car parks and will encourage people to […]

You Decide At Neighbourhood Forums

Local residents are invited to come along and vote for their favourite community projects at the next meeting of the Deal and Walmer Neighbourhood Forum on Thursday 1 November at Walmer Science College from 6.30pm. Dover District Neighbourhood Forums have decided to continue using Participatory Budgeting (PB) to award grant funds to local community projects. […]

Protecting the White Cliffs Landscape

Major news is celebrated from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) today, which means around a massive £2.5m funding is in place to help a local partnership protect the unique white cliffs landscape and world famous White Cliffs of Dover, involve communities, and conserve this amazing area for future generations. HLF has confirmed an award of […]

Dover’s New Bluebird Market

A new street market for Dover is being welcomed with the launch of the Bluebird Market in the town from 9am on Tuesday 6 November. The market will be held every Tuesday from 9am onwards, and organisers are inviting everyone to come along to enjoy and support the new venture in Dover’s Market Square. The […]

Community Safety Partnership Funds Free Sports Sessions

Children and young people inspired by the London 2012 Games are invited to take part in free sports sessions running throughout the school holidays. The Dover District Community Safety Partnership (CSP) has teamed up with PACE Training to provide the free sporting sessions. The sessions will give children and young people in the local area […]

Olympic Torch Relay Evening Celebration in Dover

As excitement continues to build, Dover District is ready to welcome the Olympic Torch next week, including an amazing evening celebration on Dover Seafront on Wednesday 18 July, set against the stunning backdrop of our world famous white cliffs. The Torch will make a spectacular entrance into Dover Harbour on 18 July aboard the Tall […]

Dover District Heritage Strategy-Your Views Sought

From our iconic white cliffs to a wealth of historic sites and attractions, Dover District is known around the world for its heritage – and now a leading strategy is being developed to ensure this heritage shapes the future of the area, and your views are sought. Dover District has an amazing rich historic environment, […]

Big Dance 2012- Time to step forward for the world record challenge

An exciting world record attempt for the largest dance routine ever is taking place at locations across the country next month – and a special opportunity to join in is coming to Dover Market Square. Anyone can register to take part in the Big Dance event at Dover’s Live Site, and now is the time […]

New Food Hygiene Ratings Scheme Launches In Dover

Customers will be better informed when eating out in Dover District, thanks to the introduction of a new scheme, which tells them about the hygiene standards of food outlets. The new Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) will go live in Dover District from Monday 2 April 2012. This national scheme, developed by the Food Standards […]

Dover Town Investment Zone legal agreements signed

Dover District Council is welcoming major news that legal agreements for the multi million pound redevelopment of the St James’ area of Dover have been signed today. This is a crucial step forward for the regeneration plans for this key site in Dover Town Centre, known as the Dover Town Investment Zone (DTIZ), and means […]