Work starts on Deal pier refurbishment

Samples of the new seating for Deal pier have been installed by Dover District Council as part of the tender process which will see all of the seating replaced during the summer. The pier will also be resurfaced which the council say will happen in late March or early April. (more…)

Changes at Dover District Council

Dover District Council is to change from having 45 councillors to 32, and as a result of that the ward boundaries will change and those boundaries are open for consultation. (more…)

Deal Pier Refurbishment

Dover District Council have approved a major programme of repairs to Deal pier.

The announcement made it to the BBC local news. (more…)

Goodwin Sands Aggregate Dredging

As part of the Dover Western Docks Revival, the Port of Dover have applied to dredge 2.5 million cubic metres of aggregate from the South Goodwin Sands (which they say is 0.22% of the volume of the sands). (more…)

The Regent

The Regent, an iconic building on the Deal seafront, has been empty for a number of years. The Deal Society is keen that the building is reopened as a cinema and frustrated at the delays to this happening. (more…)

Albert Road (former bus garage)

Just to the west of the level crossing on Albert Road was the former bus garage and latterly a garage. The site has been cleared and a planning application for outline consent had been published for a development comprising new roads, houses, commercial uses and a small supermarket. (more…)