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Government hands over cash for Otterpool garden town near Hythe

Contributed by editor on Nov 11, 2016 - 02:00 PM

 

Government Housing minister Gavin Barwell has announced that plans put forward by Shepway District Council in the summer have been approved.



Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh residents urged to have their say on council's spending plans

Contributed by editor on Nov 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM

 

People across the district are being invited to have their say on Shepway District Council’s spending plans for the year ahead.



Look what's on in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh over the weekend 11-13 November

Contributed by editor on Nov 11, 2016 - 09:45 AM

 

The events this weekend follow a more solemn theme in Shepway although  you might want to try out some 'Folkestone Soup'!



Big Christmas Lights Switch On in Folkestone is just days away!

Contributed by editor on Nov 11, 2016 - 09:15 AM

 

The festive season is about to begin in Folkestone with the Big Christmas 'Switch On' just days away.



Join a gleaning day to rescue locally produced fruit around Canterbury

Contributed by editor on Nov 11, 2016 - 07:25 AM

 

Now we're in November, this is a busy time of year for gleaning and there is plenty of produce that is going to waste on farms in our area.



18-year-old woman 'threatened with a knife' after four men surround car in Ashford car park during alleged robbery

Contributed by editor on Nov 10, 2016 - 06:40 PM

 

Police investigating an alleged robbery in Ashford are trying to trace a witness who provided information at the scene.



70 jobs saved in Dover as Port steps in to help important retail business stay alive

Contributed by editor on Nov 10, 2016 - 05:20 PM

 

Following the sudden closure of De Bradelei Wharf on 4 October, both the Port of Dover and the new leaseholder, J. B. Armstrong have succeeded in securing the continuation of the business.



Dover job seekers, students and local businesses offered the opportunity to be part of the future

Contributed by editor on Nov 10, 2016 - 04:00 PM

 

Job seekers, students and local businesses are being offered the opportunity to be part of the future at the Dover Skills & Business Expo being held at Dover Town Hall on Tuesday, 15 November (9am-3pm).



The Great Storm of 1703 which claimed thousands of lives is being remembered in Ramsgate

Contributed by editor on Nov 10, 2016 - 01:45 PM

 

Ramsgate Arts is supporting the anniversary with a showing of The Great Storm of 1703 on Saturday 26 November.



Another new mural springs up in Folkestone town centre

Contributed by editor on Nov 10, 2016 - 12:30 PM

 

Folkestone artist Leigh Mulley has completed her latest large-scale work on the wall of a major store in Folkestone town centre.