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  • Map of Shorncliffe Camp 1801 (
    Article: Sep 9, 2015

    The Shorncliffe Trust will this weekend (12th and 13th September) be running free guided tours visiting and explaining the evolvement of a military garrison over 200 years. Almost forgotten about and unmarked for over a century, the site has been interpreted and plotted by the Shorncliffe Trust's chairman Christopher Shaw.

  • Sandgate Sea and Food Festival 2015 Flyer
    Article: Aug 26, 2015

    The fabulous Sandgate Sea Festival takes place this Sunday! A fun day for all the family!

    The venue: Granville Parade, Sandgate

    Times: 11am - 5pm

    There will be live music throughout the day with: KL Music, vocalist Sarah Jane Hassel, The Saltdash Ukulele Group, Electric Tortoise, Rhonda Merrick (a soul-pop-gospel-jazz singer), the Marching band and a steel band.

  • Article: Aug 6, 2015

    The Sandgate Rowing Club's re-scheduled regatta date is Saturday 8th August. Everyone is welcome, and hopefully the weather will be kind.

    Racing starts at 10.30am and there will be refreshments and BBQ available.

    Please note that there will be parking and vehicle access restrictions to Granville Parade for the Regatta day.

  • Sandgate Sea and Food Festival 2015 Flyer
    Article: Aug 3, 2015

    Fireworks from the beach on the evening of Saturday 29th August

    The the Sea Festival market on Sandgate Granville Parade on Sunday 30th plus the Sandgate Arts and Crafts Fair in the Chichester Hall from 11am - 5pm and offers from shops and businesses up and down Sandgate High Street all day.

    More information here.

  • Document: Aug 3, 2015
  • Article: Jul 30, 2015

    This Sunday 2nd August sees the Sandgate Rec Family Fun Day from 11am - 5pm: come along!

    Mums and dads bring a picnic and relax to the fabulous Electric Tortoise 60's R&R band and DJ music throughout the day whilst the kids enjoy the Bouncy Castles, Folkestone Owls, Circus Skills Demo & free Circus Skills sessions, Party Mascots, Bouncy Assault Courses, Pillow Bash, Fun Dog Competition, Ice Creams and Refreshments, Candy Floss, Tug O War for mums and dads, Street Dancer Demos, Boules Competition, Bungy Run, Clown Slide...

  • Granville Parade Parking blocking Maintenance Gangway
    Article: Jul 16, 2015

    Despite years of reports, requests, demands and cajoling by Sandgate Parish Council to Shepway District Council to help them stop parking on Granville Parade Maintenance Gangway, this is the scene today with parking completely spanning the gangway and making simply getting down the gangway impossible for some users.

  • Martello Tower 6 [Sandgate Escarpment] (Copyright Steve Popple and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.)
    Article: Jul 14, 2015
    By Tim Prater

    Speech to Development Control Committee speaking against Y11/0137/SH: Land Adjoining Sir John Moore Barracks, Military Road, Sandgate, Kent:

    "Outline application for the erection of 5 detached houses, including details of layout, scale and access, together with the change of use and conversion of Martello Tower 6 to a residential holiday let and Martello Tower 7 and adjacent underground water tank to a dwelling, together with associated access road and engineering works, parking, landscaping and ancillary outbuilding to serve Martello Tower 6."

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