Sponsorship of planters

Sandgate Parish Council is going to repeat the successful sponsorship of the planters within the Parish Council area as follows: The six rectangular planters located on the seafront are available for sponsorship at £50 for the summer season (late May to September); The circular planter outside the Ship Inn is available for sponsorship at £100 […]

Magnificent Seven! Sandgate Beach Receives Seaside Award for Seventh Year Running

Keep Britain Tidy has today revealed the England’s best beaches with announcement of Blue Flag and Seaside Awards for 2019 – and Sandgate is on the list for the SEVENTH year running! This year environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy is presenting 71 international Blue Flags and 137 Seaside Awards (12 more than last year). This […]

Enbrook Stream Environment Agency Investigation

Sandgate Parish Council have had a number of reports over the past few months over concerns on the cleanliness at times of water in Enbrook Stream, which we’ve followed up with the Environment Agency who are responsible for the water quality. They have been investigating, and have now found (they think!) the cause. we had […]

Proposed Extension of Folkestone West CPZ to include Eversley Way

Below is the Proposal Notice for the inclusion of Eversley Way into the Folkestone West controlled parking zone. The Notice is scheduled to appear in the KM papers on the 10th May 2019. Letters of support or objections to the proposed Order will need to be received by 5pm on Monday 3 June 2019 and addressed to Parking Services, […]

Blue Tokens for The Tower Theatre

As you may know, The Tower Theatre is owned by and the home of The Folkestone-Hythe Operatic & Dramatic Society CIO (FHODS), which is a charity run amateur group, who put on numerous productions at The Tower Theatre each year, including the very popular panto!  Run by volunteers of the society, who are very passionate […]

Radnor Cliff Resurfacing Works

Kent Highways have notified that there will be significant resurfacing work in Radnor Cliff starting in 10 days. This will be from the junction with Radnor Cliff Crescent down towards the Lower Sandgate Road car park and will consist of several large sections. Kent Highways are planning on closing Radnor Cliff for resurfacing works on […]

Sandgate and West Folkestone Election Results 2019

At the Folkestone and Hythe District Council election count on Friday 3rd May, Gary Fuller and Tim Prater (Lib Dems) were both declared elected for Sandgate and West Folkestone ward (covering the Parish of Sandgate and Folkestone Town Council ward of Harvey West) for the 4 year period to May 2023. The full results are […]

Sandgate Parish Council Election Results 2019

At the count of the Sandgate Parish Council elections held at Three Hills Sports Centre today, the following Councillors were declared elected: For Valley Ward (3 Councillors) – Nabin Siwa, Guy Valentine-Neale, Lewis Whitnall. For Village Ward (8 Councillors) – Nina Bliss, Robert Bliss, Michael Fitch, Gary Fuller, Tim Prater, Vannessa Reay, Tracy Stephens, Adrian […]

Sandgate Park Toilets

The Parish Council tries to maintain Sandgate Park to a high standard for the benefit of residents and visitors. Unfortunately there has been some very anti social behaviour recently involving the pushing over of the portable toilets, which were located for the busy summer period, fire damage to play equipment, and worse. As a consequence […]

May 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. The Rainbow Centre […]