Dover District Council has changed from having 45 councillors to 32, and as a result of that the ward boundaries have also changed. (more…)
Because of the work that we have done on Conservation Area Character Appraisals, and the toolkit we have developed, we were asked to give a presentation at a conference for Kent local councils and at the Civic Voice annual convention, a national conference for civic societies.
In January our profile will get even higher when we are presented as a leading example of community action at the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Civic Societies. (more…)
Dover District Council have approved a major programme of repairs to Deal pier.
The announcement made it to the BBC local news. (more…)
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, 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…)
The Betteshanger Sustainable Parks Project is a £40m plan to bring future global solutions in green technologies to the site of the former Betteshanger Colliery. (more…)