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Kent Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls preparing for Rio to receive funding from KCC

Contributed by editor on May 10, 2016 - 05:35 PM


Sports men and women with ambitions to be selected to represent Great Britain on the world stage at future Olympic and Paralympic Games are to be supported in their training with funding from Kent County Council.


Dover shines a light on Olympic and Paralympic volunteers

Contributed by editor on Sep 12, 2012 - 02:50 PM

Following the success of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, which drew to a close on Sunday 9 September, Dover District Council is thanking everyone who has supported the Olympic and Paralympic Games at a local level.

Paralympic Games action at Dover live site

Contributed by editor on Aug 22, 2012 - 12:05 PM

Following the success of the Olympic Games, everyone is invited to come along to the Dover Live Site in Dover's Market Square and enjoy the London 2012 Paralympic Games, which officially opens on Wednesday 29 August.

Final Olympic celebration to be held at the Live Site in Dover

Contributed by editor on Aug 08, 2012 - 07:00 AM

Every day this week, Dover District Council is dressing the Live Site in Dover’s Market Square with Olympic flags and colourful beanbags so that everyone can sit back, relax and enjoy the last week of the Olympic Games on the Big Screen.

Big Screen and beanbags at Olympic Games super Saturday in Dover

Contributed by editor on Aug 01, 2012 - 11:55 AM

Everyone is invited to watch all the latest action from the London 2012 Games on Dover’s Big Screen as athletes compete for twenty-five Olympic Golds - the most glittering and exciting day of the Games.

Kent prepares for 250,000 extra people each day for London 2012

Contributed by editor on Jul 26, 2012 - 01:50 PM

Kent residents and businesses are being encouraged to make sure they are prepared for London 2012 – the biggest sporting event hosted in the UK for a generation.

Everyone invited to Dover party for the opening of London 2012

Contributed by editor on Jul 24, 2012 - 05:15 PM

Following the success of the Olympic Torch Relay events in Dover District last week, everyone is invited to join in with the celebrations for the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Games, which will be showing on the Big Screen in Dover Market Square on Friday 27 July.

Folkestone Academy students help with Olympic Torch route clean-up

Contributed by editor on Jul 18, 2012 - 10:35 AM

group of fourteen students from The Folkestone Academy joined members
from the Folkestone Channel and Folkestone Rotary Clubs, along with
the district council, to spruce up the streets along the route of the
Olympic Torch Relay.

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