Local Events: New District Fly-posting Advice Leaflet

Due to the change in season and the start of local events being advertised or due to take place, Folkestone and Hythe District Council are aware that many people will be wanting to share the news of their events by erecting signs, banners or notices to highlight “what’s on”, without being aware of the fly-posting […]

Notice of Election – Town and Parish Elections May 2019

Nominations are accepted between 10am – 4pm, Tuesday 19th March 2019 – Wednesday 3rd April 2019. Close of Nominations is at 4pm on Wednesday the 3rd April 2019. The Statement of Persons Nominated and any Uncontested Declaration of Results will be published and sent out on Thursday 4th April 2019. Please refer to www.folkestone-hythe.gov.uk/localelections2019 for […]

March 2019 Food Bin

Sandgate Parish Council are delighted to support the work of the Folkestone Rainbow Centre by hosting a Food Bin at Sandgate Library. Any items that the Sandgate community collect will be received by the Rainbow Centre team at their warehouse prior to being sent out to their Distribution Centres, Foodstop and the Winter Shelter. Help feed local […]

February 2019 Food Bin – Late Feb Update

Our Foodbank service has been even busier than we expected, as for many January and February is a time when many people face financially difficulty. So ahead of our usual monthly Foodbank wanted items poster, a longer list! Your support is greatly appreciated. Items we are in need of for our warehouse: ½ litre of […]

February 2019 Food Bin

Sandgate Parish Council are delighted to support the work of the Folkestone Rainbow Centre by hosting a Food Bin at Sandgate Library. Any items that the Sandgate community collect will be received by the Rainbow Centre team at their warehouse prior to being sent out to their Distribution Centres, Foodstop and the Winter Shelter. Help feed local […]

Kent County Council Notice: Road Closure – Horn Street, Cheriton, Folkestone

The planned closure of part of Horn Street, Cheriton, near Folkestone, will now be from Monday 28 January 2019, with estimated completion by 29 April 2019. The closure planned for Monday 21 January did not go ahead for operational reasons, and has been deferred until next Monday, 28 January. Apologies are given for any inconvenience […]

Sandgate Farmers and Makers Market 2019

Please lend your support to the first Sandgate Farmers Market of 2019! The market will be at the Chichester Hall, Sandgate High Street from 10-12.30 this Saturday 19th January. There’s a free to enter draw and a chance to win a £10 voucher to spend at the market, and we will be recording a 10 minute […]

Bogus Police Officer Phone Calls

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There have been a number of reports of telephone calls being made to members of the public by fraudsters pretending to be Police Officers. They have been asking for personal details, Bank Account details and PIN numbers. Some fraudulent transactions have then been made. Please be aware – Police officers will never call members of […]

Have Your Say on the Updated Sandgate Design Statement

Residents are invited to have their say on a document setting out the unique character of Sandgate and how it can be preserved for future generations. Members of Sandgate Parish Council have worked with residents, businesses and local groups to update the Sandgate Design Statement, used by Folkestone & Hythe District Council when deciding planning […]

Sandgate Library Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

During the Christmas period Sandgate Library will be open on a number of days. It’s a great time of year to get lost in a book! If you are not a member already, why not pop in and join – its FREE! Christmas Eve: Closed Christmas Day: Closed Boxing Day: Closed 27th December: Open 9am […]